Transfer WB Ration Card to new family after marriage (FORM 14) - How to apply, Documents

Transfer WB Ration Card to new family after marriage (FORM 14) – How to apply, Documents

In case you got married recently, you want to transfer your Ration Card to your new family. Or if you are the husband, you might want to transfer your wife’s Ration Card to your family.

The West Bengal Government has made it easier for you to transfer the ration card to a new family or from your in-law’s family to your family online.

To do this online, you need to fill FORM – 14.

In this article, you will get to know how to apply for Ration Card form 14 online for free.

Steps to apply for transfer of Ration card to a new family online

The steps to apply for transfer of Ration card to a new family online are given below:

Step 1: Go to the Official WB Ration Card website

Transfer WB Ration Card to new family after marriage (FORM 14) - How to apply, Documents

To apply for transfer of Ration card to a new family in West Bengal,

  1. First, go to the official website of the West Bengal food and supplies department.
  2. Now select the ration card option from the left side of the screen.
  3. Next click on the “Apply Online” option and select “Application Of An Individual For Shifting To A New Family (Form-14)Application Of An Individual For Shifting To A New Family (Form-14)”.
  4. A new page will open.

To use the digital ration card facility of the West Bengal government, first, you need to link your Aadhaar and mobile number with your ration card.

You can read the article below to know about the steps to link your Aadhaar Card with your ration card.

Click to know the steps to link your Aadhaar Card with your ration card online.

Step 2: Log in to the WB Digital Ration card portal

Transfer WB Ration Card to new family after marriage (FORM 14) - How to apply, Documents
  1. Now enter the registered mobile number of your family.
  2. In case you want to transfer your wife’s Ration card, enter the mobile number of the family your wife’s ration card is linked to.
  3. Click on “Get OTP”. You will receive an OTP on your registered number.
  4. Enter the OTP in the specified field and click on proceed.
  5. The home screen of the West Bengal online ration card portal will open in front of you.

In case you don’t know which number is linked with your ration card, see the article below.

Click to know the steps to find out which number is linked with your Ration Card

Step 3: Fill up FORM 14

  1. Now go to the form section and click on”apply now” button below from 14.
  2. A page with all the names of your family members will appear in front of you
  3. Select the check box beside the name of the person you want to transfer to a new family.
  4. Now go to the bottom of the screen and click on “Next”.
  5. A new page will appear
  6. Scroll down a bit and enter the ration card number and category of the head of the family to which you want to transfer the ration card.
  7. If you’re logged in to your wife’s family’s account, Entered the ration card number of the head of ‘your’ family here.
  8. Now click on “Search”.
  9. Name of the family members of the family where the applicant wants to transfer her ration card to will appear on the screen.
  10. Click on next.
  11. If the family have not updated their Aadhar Card details, you need to upload Aadhaar card scanned copy to link it with your ration card.
  12. Enter address and communication details.
  13. Go to the bottom of the screen, and click on the “It’s Okay” checkbox.
  14. Then click on next. A new page will appear.

Step 4: Submit FORM 14

Transfer WB Ration Card to new family after marriage (FORM 14) - How to apply, Documents
  1. After a new page opens, click on the “I Certify” checkbox and then click on get OTP.
  2. Now enter the OTP in the specified field and click on submit OTP.
  3. Once you do that you will get a success notice showing that your form is successfully submitted.

Now you can log in to the West Bengal digital ration card portal any time and check the status of your application.

There is also an option to check the status of your ration card application form without logging in.

You can read the article below to know more about it.

Click to know the steps to check the ration card application status.

By following these steps you can easily apply for transfer of your Digital Ration card to a new family online through the West Bengal food and supplies department’s official website (food.wb.gov.in or wbpds.gov.in).


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