Department of Food and civil supplies & Consumer Affairs


  1. Issue of Ration cards like A.A.Y,B.P.L,A.P.L. to families
  2. Lifiting of food grains (i.e.RICE,Wheat,sugar & K.oil )from F.C.I godowns & issue the same to card holders through fair price shops
  3. Lifiting & issue of food grains (i.e Rice&Wheat )to Police,Fire force, officials
  4. Lifiting & issue of food grains to hostels run by social welfare & Bcm department orpanises run by Disabled welfare
  5. Collection of Leavy from millers
  6. Procrument of Ragi through MSP
  7. Supervision  of availability of  Gas and Petroleum prodects
  8. Lifiting and  issue of Rice to Mid-day meals scheme
  9. Prevention of Black marketing.
  10. Implementation of Essential Commidities Act 1955
  11. promotion of Consumer awareness
  12. Training of Personnel engaged in TP

Address of the Office

Food ,civil supplies & Consumer Affairs department,
DC Office Compound, Kolar.
Ph no: 08152-222121

Various schemes / Services provided to public & Serviecs with charge details

Distribution of ration   articles like rice, wheat, sugar and kerosene under Public distribution system through a net work of  Fair Price depts. is  the  prominent activitity of the department  like:
1.Issue of ration cards, Licences/ Authorisation to run  fair price shops and wholesale depots.
2.Supervision of lifting of Foodgrains from Food corporation of India. Kerosene from  Oil  corporation  on depots  &  from Taluk wholesale godowns to Village Fair price  depots., from   sugar companies. 3.Prevention of Black marketing.
4.Supervision of availability of petroleum products.
5.Implementation of Essential Commidities Act 1955.
6. promotion of Consumer awareness
7.Training of Personnel engaged in TPDS.

District level statstics

1.No.of FPDs in the district - 641.
2.No.of Retail kerosene dealers in - 948
3.Toal No.of Wholesale Food godown - 7
4.No.of wholesale kerosene dealers - 7


Offices of the Public Authority

Public Information Officer

Assistant Public Information Officer

Appellate Authority

District level Office of the Food and civil supplies department

Deputy Director,
 Food and civil supplies department

Assistant  Director,
 Food and civil supplies department

Deputy Commissioner

Taluk Level

Tahsildar Respective taluks

Sheristhedars Respective taluks

Deputy Commissioner