Apply Nativity Certificate Online Tamilnadu | Detailed Guide

In this article, I am going to teach “How to apply nativity certificate online in Tamilnadu”.

You don’t have to visit VAO(Village Administrator Office) to get the Nativity certificate. With the help of the Tnesevai website, you can apply the nativity certificate online.

What is the Nativity Certificate?

Nativity certificate is a official proof of your residence by the Tamilnadu government. To obtain nativity certificate, you can apply via two modes. Those are,

  • Online(TNeGA Portal)
  • Offline(VAO)

I suggest you go with online method which is very easy and you don’t have to pay bribe.

Apply Nativity Certificate Online – Tamilnadu | Step By Step Guide

To apply online, you have to create an account on the Tnesevai website and register CAN Number. Once done, log in to the TNeGA portal.

tnega portal login

Click the “Revenue Department” link.

revenue department

Now you have to click the “REV-102 Nativity Certificate” option.

nativity certificate apply online

Now a new popup window will open. You can find the instructions to apply the nativity certificate online.

nativity certificate apply instructions

Documents Required

  • Photo
  • Any Address Proof
  • Birth Certificate
  • Self-Declaration of Applicant

These documents are necessary to get the nativity certificate. The online application fee is Rs.60. You can pay the amount online. The offline payment facility is not available.

CAN Number Registration or Search

If you don’t have CAN Number then register Can or else search your CAN number using your mobile number, date of birth, Email Id, or Applicant name.

register can or search can number

You have to select the category of the Nativity certificate. There are two categories,

  • Nativity By Birth
  • Nativity By Residence

If you are living in the birthplace then go for “Nativity by birth” or else go with “Nativity by Residence”.

For “Nativity By Birth”, you don’t have to fill up anything because all the details are filled by CAN number.

nativity certificate form

For “Nativity By Residence”, you have to fill up your current and old residence details in descending order.

nativity cetficate by residance

Now you have to upload all the required documents in proper format.

  • File Types Supported: pdf,jpeg,jpg,gif,png
  • File size maximum: 200kb
  • Maximum File Size of Photo: 50kb

Note:- If you choose “Nativity By Residence” then you have to upload “School Education Certificate or Employment Details or other proof to prove continuous residence of 5 years” or else it is not needed.

nativity certificate required documents

That’s it. You have to make the payment of Rs.60 using credit card/debit card/net banking. You will get acknowledgement receipt to track the status of the application.

Pro Tip:- Tamilnadu government opened esevai centers all over Tamilnadu. If you face any difficulties then simply take all the documents and Rs.60 and goto the nearby eseva center. They will apply the nativity certificate for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much fee to apply nativity certificate in the Tnesevai website?

You have to pay Rs.60 to apply nativity certificate in the Tnesevai or TNeGA website.

What is the validity period of the nativity certificate?

The validity period of the nativity certificate is “1 year”. 1 year calculated from the date you have received your nativity certificate.

How to know the status of the Nativity certificate?

To know the status of the application, log on to the Tnesevai website and enter your acknowlegement number to know the current status of the application.

I hope this article helps you. If you have any queries regarding this article let me know via comments. I am happy to help you. Do share this article.

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