How to get a Non-Creamy Layer Certificate?

A Non-Creamy Layer Certificate is issued to people who are from the backward class community whose annual income is below Rs. 6 Lakhs. This certificate allows the holder to receive numerous benefits from the government.

You can collect an application from the Collector’s Office:

  • Mumbai City District – Ground floor of Old Custom House at Fort, Mumbai 400 001
  • Mumbai Suburban District – 10th Floor, Administrative Building, Opp. Chetna College, Bandra (East), Mumbai 400 051.

Timing for submitting applications and collecting the certificates:

  • Applications will be accepted between 10.30 am to 1.00 pm
  • Certificates will be issued between 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm

To download the application Form click here.

Documents Required for Non-Creamy Layer Certificate:

Sr. No. Documents Qty Req./Optional Type
1 Application duly signed by an Applicant (It should not be filled & signed by the Candidate who is Minor) 1 Required Original
2 Rs. 5 Court Fee Stamp 1 Required
3 Caste Certificate of Candidate 1 Required Xerox (Attested)
4 a) Income of all earning family members should be mentioned in application for Affidavit. If, they are not employed, then it should also be clearly mentioned in the Affidavit.
b) Bonafide Certificate should be produce in case of Children who are studying.
1 Required Xerox (Attested)
5 Bonafide Certificate of Candidate(Candidate is the person for which certificate is required. Application should be made by Major person. It is not necessary that Application should be made by Candidate, who is Minor. Applicant can be a Father, Mother, Major Brother/Sister.) 1 Required Original
6 Parent Income Certificate (Last 3 Financial years)(If the parent owns an Agricultural land, Farm House or any other business, please give details)a) Income Tax Return copy should be attached. AND / ORb) The persons who are not filing Income Tax Return and are not employed should produce Income Certificate of local Corporator. AND / OR

c) The persons who are employed but not filing the Income Tax Return should submit the ‘Salary Certificate’.

1 Required Xerox(Attested)
7 Residence Proof (Ration Card /Rent / Maintenance Receipt / Landline Telephone Bill / Electricity Bill) 1 Required Xerox(Attested)
8 Affidavit in Prescribed Format. 1 Required Original

 

Checklist for Non-Creamy Layer Certificate:

Sr. No. Documents Qty Req. / Optional Type
1 Application duly signed by an Applicant ( It should not be filled & signed by the Candidate who is Minor) 1 Required Original
2 Rs. 5 Court Fee Stamp 1 Required
3 Caste Certificate of Candidate 1 Required Xerox(Attested)
4 a) Income of all earning family members should be mentioned in application for Affidavit. If, they are not employed, then it should also be clearly mentioned in the Affidavit.
b) Bonafide Certificate should be produce in case of Children who are studying.
1 Required Xerox(Attested)
5 Bonafide Certificate of Candidate(Candidate is the person for which certificate is required. Application should be made by Major person. It is not necessary that Application should be made by Candidate, who is Minor. Applicant can be a Father, Mother, Major Brother/Sister.) 1 Required Original
6 Parent Income Certificate (Last 3 Financial years)(If the parent owns an Agricultural land, Farm House or any other business, please give details)a) Income Tax Return copy should be attached. AND / ORb) The persons who are not filing Income Tax Return and are not employed should produce Income Certificate of local Corporator. AND / OR

c) The persons who are employed but not filing the Income Tax Return should submit the ‘Salary Certificate’.

1 Required Xerox(Attested)
7 Ration Card 1 Required Xerox(Attested)
8 Affidavit in Prescribed Format. 1 Required Original
9 Rent / Maintenance Receipt, Telephone Bill (Landline), Electricity Bill 1 Required Original

 

Certificates will be issued normally within 15 days after submission of documents. All documents should be attached to application forms that must be signed by the applicant. If the applicant is a minor, it should be signed by the Adult guardian.

The Applicant should produce all original documents at the time of submission of Documents.

NOTE: Attestation of Documents to be done by SEO / Gazetted Government Officers only

 

The following is a sample Affidavit to obtain a Non-Creamy Layer Certificate:
I, Mr / Mrs. __________________________________________, residing at ____________________
__________________________ ___________________________________________ do hereby declare on solemn affirmation as under:

I say that I am serving with ______________________________ as ________________________ and thereby my income is as under:-

 

Sr. No. Financial Year Annual Income
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I also declare that my family consists of my Wife/Husband _________________(Employed / Unemployed)

Son / Daughter _______________ (Employed / Unemployed)

Son / Daughter _______________ (Employed / Unemployed)

I, or my children have / do not have any agricultural land in Mumbai City or anywhere in India. I or my family members have / do not have any urban building or Chawl in Mumbai City or anywhere in India.

The total family income has been taken into consideration while declaring the above income.

I belong to ______________ caste.

The documents I am submitting along-with with application form are true and genuine and if found incorrect or false, I shall be liable for legal punishment under section 193, 199,200A of Indian Penal Code- 1860.

I have submitted following documents along with application:-

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I am making this affidavit to submit before the concerned authorities to obtain the Non-Creamy Layer Certificate for myself for ___________________________________________________ purpose.

Whatever has been stated hereinabove is correct and true.

Solemnly affirmed at Mumbai.

On this date: _________________

Explained and identified by me.

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