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Frequently Asked Questions
Qn: Who are eligible to subscribe for Kerala Gazette?
Those who apply and remit the subscription for the same
at specified rates are eligible. Subscribers are enrolled
during January and July of every year.
Qn: From where the application for change of name/signature,
religion, correction of Casts etc. can be had?
Application form is available with Publication Wing of
the department at Government Central press, Thiruvananthapuram
and from District Forms Stores of various districts.
Qn: Is the form free of cost?
The form is supplied free of cost; but at the time of
submission of the same Rs. 5/- will also be collected
as cost of application form.
Qn: What is the procedure to get the application form
and mode of submission?
Application can be collected in person, or can be had
from Government Central Press by sending request with
self-addressed and stamped envelop. Filled up application
along with fees can be submitted/forwarded to Superintendent
of Government Presses, Government Central Press, Thiruvananthapuram
or at District Forms Store in other districts.
Qn: How along it will take to get a notification regarding
change of name/signature etc. published in Gazette?
Normally it takes 45 to 60 days from the date of submission.
Qn: Is there any prescribed model for notification
to be published in Gazette?
Models of Gazette notification can be had from Part-IV
of Kerala Gazette. A few of blank models are as given