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Handicapped Certificate

Handicapped Certificate

To get the Handicapped Certificate you need to submit the following documents:

  • First, you need to fill the application form.
  • Attested photocopy of first three pages of ration card showing proof of three years residence in Delhi.
  • Attested photocopy of medical Certificate in respect of disability from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Lok Nayak Jai Prakash Hospital, Hindu Rao Hospital, Safdarjung Hospital, Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital, Ram Manoher Lohia Hospital, Institute of Human Behavior and Allied Sciences etc.
  • Two passport size photographs. One should be attested from Gazetted officer.
  • For issuance of duplicate identity card, Rs. 10/- to be deposited with the cashier of District and the receipt should be attached with the application form.
  • Ration Card is required at the time of submission of application form.
  • Identity card will be given to the applicant only after getting his/her signatures on the Card.

An individual may also qualify as disabled if he/she has had impairment in the past or is seen as disabled based on a personal or group standard or norm. Physically handicapped certificate and identity card is issued to handicapped persons who are orthopaedically handicapped, mentally handicapped or blind or deaf and dumb. You need to go and get the handicapped certificate at the office of Sub-Divisional Magistrate during 9.30 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. on any working day. After receiving the application form, attested medical certificate and a copy of Ration Card with a photograph of applicant, an Identity Card is issued to the applicant.

The Handicapped Certificate has various features like,

  • Learning and applying knowledge
  • General tasks and demands
  • Communication
  • Mobility
  • Self-care
  • Domestic life
  • Interpersonal interactions and relationships
  • Major life areas
  • Community, social and civic life.