TNPDS Smart Ration Card Address Details Corrections in Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Public Distribution System (TNPDS) came up with dedicated online PDS portal which allows users to apply for new smart ration card through online or users who wants to make a correction of name, address, contact details, etc.

Smart Card Name and Address Change

Are you looking for how to make corrections on your family card? If yes you are landed on the right page. In this article we will clearly explain how to make changes on smart card with following steps with less than an hour.

First of all these are all the Common scenarios that will happen for smart card correction:
  • Adding a new member to family card (Children, Spouse)
  • Removing name in ration card.
  • Correction on Name and Address, Contact Details.

Related articles: How to Link Your Smart Ration Card with Aadhaar Card Online

TNPDS Smart Card Corrections in Tamil Nadu - Simple Steps

Step 1: Visit: https://www.tnpds.gov.in/ - To Make better understanding please choose a 
English Version on top of Corner.

Step 2: On the right sidebar you will find option “Correct Your Smart Card” under the section there are two different options.
  • Correction of Details (Name, Age, etc…)
  • Status of Request

Correction of Details (Name, Age, etc…)

For the Correction details users can able to change the details like Name, Age, Gender etc.

Status of Request

Once you made all changes on your card you may able to check the status of your changes that will reflect on your card. 

In order to check the status simply click on “Status of Request”.

Access smart card related services:

Add Member - Adding a new family member in to smart card (Child, Spouse).

Change of Address - To make changes on your old address in to a new address.

Family Head Member Change - To change family head member name in smart card.

Remove Family Member - To remove the family member in smart card because of causes.

Card Related Service Request Status - To perform other smart card related services requests to make a quick changes.

Frequently asked questions:


What does ration card mean?
Ration card helps to ensure food security to all citizens, particularly poor people, by making available essential commodities of good quality at affordable prices every month, through fair price shops which are easily accessible. Source: tnpds.gov.in

Who can apply for ration card?
In Tamil Nadu applying smart ration card is very scalable one and the whole process has been completely automated through online portal named tnpds.gov.in. So consumer can able to apply, easily made changes, track the status of card etc.

What are the 4 types of ration card?
Here the below three different types of cards that will be available.
  • Green Cards (Rice Option Cards) - All commodities
  • White Cards (Sugar Option Cards)- All Commodities except rice
  • Khaki Cards (Police & Prison personnel Cards)
  • Blue Cards (Forest Officials cards)

What is FPS code in ration card?
FPS means by Fair Price Shops this is established to ensure that no cardholder has to walk beyond 2 km in any village or location. The Government is willing to open part-time shops where the FPS is farther than 1.5 km.

How can I add my child name in ration card?
To make name changes and corrections in family card users need to head over on official portal. Correct your smart card > Correction of Details and enter your login credentials then make your changes.

How can I change my ration card address?
In order to add your current address in your family candidates need to make changes through an online portal at tnpds.gov.in. Once you head over to find “Change of address” under “Smart Card Related Services” Section.

43 Comments

  1. how can i change my mobile no in ration card

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  2. how can i change my mobile no in ration card

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  3. How to change my ration shop number ?

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    1. Did you change the ration shop number? I need to do the same.

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    2. Change your address using Card
      Related Service Request...
      after change ...
      shop no will be automatically assigned by them....

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  4. HOW CAN I CHANGE MY MOBILE NUMBER IN RATION CARD ????
    PLEASE HELP ME TO HAVE A SOLUTION

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    1. Call Toll free no and tell them. they will change... Toll free no is 18004255901

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    2. This number is always busy.

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  5. Pls how to change my mobile number in smart card

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  6. EPPADI ENNUDAYA RATION CARDLA MOBILE NUMBERA MATHTHARADHU

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  7. EPPADI ENNUDAYA RATION CARDLA MOBILE NUMBERA MATHTHARADHU

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  8. my A no. is 1238 but it is wrongly entered by the rationshop official as 7129. should i correct it if so where and how
    9444169242

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  9. how can i do name corrections in online

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  10. Mobile, address etc...la system la the change Panna mudiyum....Frens....

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  11. you can go to your taluk office and give your request to change the mobile no. I did in this way my no. was changed.

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  12. Replies
    1. Download mobile app..login using your mobile no ...go to your profile,,,and upload your photo either from gallery or take a new photo and edit and upload..

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  13. tollfree no is not at all working

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  14. my daughter name miss in my smart card and add in someones smart card .how to find the another card and transfer to my card

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  15. How can change my type of the card

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  16. wht r the problems in there r two days network hang in to the all system

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  17. Can any one day me how to change my mobile No.
    8248136231

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  18. Can any one day me how to change my mobile No.
    8248136231

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  19. Can any one day me how to change my mobile No.
    8248136231

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  20. Pls help my change KARPAGAMALARKARTHIKEYAN

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  21. Do I need gazetteer officer signature for applying online while adding name in the ration card?

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  22. Do I need gazette officer signature for applying online while adding name in the ration card

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  23. Can we upload photo for the smart card print

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  24. How can I change my mobile number in ration card?

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  25. How can i update my mobile number in ration card ?

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  26. OTP 2 TIMES PUT AS PER THEIR INSTRUCTION
    .BUT WINDOWS ARE NOT OPENED

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  27. hlo sir
    how to transfer my resan card one location to another location

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  28. how to transfer my resan card one place to another place

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  29. Address is changed...but the ration shop is not changed by authorities.. What to do..

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  30. WHY WE HAVE TO DO AADHAR ADD IN RATION CARD AND PAN CARD WHAT HAPPENING PLEASE ANYBODY KNOW EXPLAIN

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  31. WE HAVE TO DO address change AADHAR and RATION CARD AND PAN CARD WHAT HAPPENING PLEASE ANYBODY

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