e-Governance is the application of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) for delivering government services, exchange of information communication transactions, integration of various stand-one systems and services between government-to-customer (G2C), government to business (G2B), government-to-government (G2C) as well as back office processes and interactions within the entire government framework. Through e-Governance, government services will be made available to citizens in a convenient, efficient and transparent manner.

National e-Governance Plan:

          The National e-Governance Plan (NeGP), takes a holistic view of e-Governance initiatives across the country, integrating them into a collective vision, a shared cause. Around this idea, a massive countrywide infrastructure reaching down to the remotest of villages is evolving, and large-scale digitization of records is taking place to enable easy, reliable across over the internet. The ultimate objective is to bring public services closer home to citizens as articulated in the vision statement of NeGP.

NeGP Vision Statement:

“Make All Government services accessible to the common man in his locality through common service delivery outlets and ensure efficiency, transparency & reliability of such services at affordable costs to realize the basic needs of the common man.”

e-District Projects:

It is a part of State Mission Mode Project (SMMP) under NeGP. The Project aims to apply Information Technology and Government processes reengineering on high volume Government services to improve them and electronically deliver them through the internet at home/Browsing Centers/Common Service Centers(CSCs).

District e-Governance Society (DeGS):

The Government in G.O.(Ms) No.2, IT Department dated 06.01.2012 have ordered the formation of District e-Governance Societies (DeGS) for the successful implementation of the Statewide rollout of the e-District Project. The DeGS needs to drive the e-District rollout and play a key role in its implementation operation and maintenance. An initial amount of Rs.10 lakhs per District is being sanctioned for each DeGS and is available for each DeGS to enable e-services. DeGS, Kanniyakumari District has been formed on 02-11-2012 based on the G.O mentioned above.

Common Service Centers in Kanniyakumari District:

Service Centre Agency No of Centres No of Counters
1 PACCS 140 142
2 TACTV 9 14
3 VPRC 9 9
4 IFAD 7 7
5 VLE 26 26
Total 191 198


Taluk Wise Common Service Centers:

e-District Services:

To initiate the project in the state, Coimbatore, Nilgiris, Ariyalur, Tiruvarur, Perambalur and Krishnaqiri were chosen as pilot districts. Though Kanniyakumari was not a pilot district, it was decided to implement e-District in January 2013. In a matter of three months all preliminary arrangements and infrastructure were set up and the project became functional on a pilot mode from the Kalkulam Taluk from 14thApril 2014. Following the success in Kalkulam Taluk, by 1stof June, the initiative was scaled up to the remaining three Taluks also.It is also extended to the 2 newly bifurcated Taluks in 2019. There are 5 revenue services have been incorporated in e-District.They are

  • Community Certificate
  • Nativity Certificate(5 or more than 5 years) / Residence Certificate(3 or less than 3 years)
  • Income Certificate
  • No Graduate Certificate
  • Deserted Women Certificate

e-District Social Welfare Scheme has been rolled out in all 9 blocks on 15-08-2013. There are 7 schemes included in e-District Social Welfare. They are:

  • MoovalurRamamirthamAmmaiyarNinaivu Marriage
  • MoovalurRamamirthamAmmaiyarNinaivu Marriage
  • AnnaiTerasaAmmaiyarNinaivu Orphan Girl Marriage
  • EVR ManiammaiyarNinaivu Widow Daughter Marriage
  • DharmambalAmmaiyarNinaivu Widow Re-Marriage
  • Muthulakshmi Reddy NinaivuIntercaste Marriage
  • Girl Child Protection Scheme – I
  • Girl Child Protection Scheme – II

Click here for Social Welfare Eligibility Criteria

The Online patta Transfer (OPT) has been developed through National Informatics Centre and it is on trial run in Perambalur Taluk in Perambalur District. After the completion of trial run it is proposed to be implemented in one taluk of every district before 30.04.2015.Under this, ThovalaiTaluk of Kanniyakumari district is selected as pilot taluk in Stage I.In Thovalai Taluk the Online patta Transfer (OPT) started from 27th April, 2015. From 21-01-2016 it has been scaled up to the remaining Three Taluks also.It is also extended to the 2 newly bifurcated Taluks in 2019.

  • Tamilnilam – Involving Subdivision (Rural)
  • Tamilnilam – Not Involving Subdivision(Rural)
  • Tamilnilam – Joint Patta Transfer(Rural)

e-DistrictServiceChargeseDistrictService Charges:

  • Applying for Revenue Related Certificates- 60
  • Applying for Social Welfare Related Schemes-120
  • Applying for Online Patta Transfer-60


List of Services Offered in eSevai:

S.No Department Service Service Charge
1. Revenue Income Certificate Rs.60/-
2. Nativity Certificate Rs.60/-
3. Community Certificate Rs.60/-
4. No Graduate Certificate Rs.60/-
5. Deserted Women Certificate Rs.60/-
6. Legal Heir Certificate Rs.60/-
7. Small / Marginal Farmer Certificate Rs.60/-
8. Other Backward Class (OBC) Certificate Rs.60/-
9. Solvency Certificate Rs.60/-
10. License under Pawn Broker Act Rs.60/-
11. Money Lender’s License Rs.60/-
12. Certificate for Loss of School Records Rs.60/-
13. No Male Child Certificate Rs.60/-
14. Widow Certificate Rs.60/-
15. Unmarried Certificate Rs.60/-
16. Inter-caste Marriage certificate Rs.60/-
17. Family Migration Certificate Rs.60/-
18. Unemployment Certificate Rs.60/-
19. Agricultural Income Certificate Rs.60/-
20. Residence Certificate Rs.60/-
21. Social Welfare MoovalarRamamirthamAmmaiyarNinaivu Marriage  Assistance Scheme Rs.120/-
22. EVR ManiammiyarNinaivu  widow Daughter Marriage Assistance scheme Rs.120/-
23. AnnaiTerasaAmmaiyarNinaivu orphan Girls Marriage Assistance Scheme Rs.120/-
24. Dr.Muthulakshmi Reddy NinaivuIntercaste Marriage Assistance Scheme Rs.120/-
25. Dr.DharmambalAmmaiyarNinaivu Widow Re-marriage Assistance Scheme Rs.120/-
26. SivagamiAmmaiyarNinaivu Girl Child protection scheme Rs.120/-
27. TNPDS – Civil Sipplies Smart card services- Addition, deletion, correction, New Card application, printing of smart card etc,… Rs.60/-
28. PICME – Health Pre-registration of Pregnant Women Rs.0/-
29. Police Lost Document Report Rs.20/-
30. Download of Road Accident Documents Rs.20/-
31. Register Online Complaints Rs.20/-
32. View FIR Rs.20/-
33. FIR Status Rs.20/-
34. CSR Status Rs.20/-
35. Vehicle Status Rs.20/-
36. Un-identified Dead body Status Rs.20/-
37. Empowerment of persons with disabilities Unique Disability ID Card Rs.20/-
38. TANGEDGO Electricity Bill Payment Upto1000 Units Rs.15/-
1001 – 3000 Units Rs.25/-
3001 – 5000 Units Rs.40/-
5001 – 10000 Units Rs.50/-
10001 and above  Units Rs.60/-
39. Fire and Rescue MSB Compliance Certificate Rs.120/-
40. NOC for MSB Planning Permission Rs.120/-
41. NOC for Non – MSB Planning Permission Rs.120/-
42. MSB Fire License Registration and Renewal Rs.120/-
43. Non – MSB Fire License Registration and Renewal Rs.120/-
44. Registration Encumbrance Certificate Rs.20/- per page
45. Survey Online Patta Transfer Rs.60/-
46. Issuance of Patta/Chitta copy Rs.20/-
47. Anna University BE/ BTech Online registration Rs.60/-


Important Links:

Useful Links for Public: –To view the application statusof Revenue Certificates view the application statusof Social Welfare Applications verify the certificate genuineness


Useful Links for Common Service Centers: – eDistrict CSC Login – eSevai CSC Login – Online Patta Transfer CSC Login – CSC Reports Login

Useful Links for Revenue Officials: – eDistrict Officials Login – Officials Reports Login – Tamilnilam Officials Login – eSevai Officials Login – Social Welfare Official Login – Social Welfare Girl Child Official Login