PMAY Eligibility Criteria, Amendments 2017 Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) is a scheme of Central Government. PMAY aims to achieve housing for all by the year 2022. Please check your PMAY Eligibility Criteria here.


PMAY Eligibility Criteria, Amendments 2017 Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana PMAY Eligibility Criteria – Before applying for PM Awas Yojana online, please make sure that you are eligible to apply for the scheme (Check your name in the PMAY beneficiary list to check your PMAY eligibility criteria.

Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Beneficiary List – The list of beneficiaries of PM Awas Yojana is however not available to download but one can verify if his/her name is present in the list of beneficiary or not. There is a simple procedure to check your name if you fit the PMAY eligibility criteria in the PMAY beneficiary list as below.

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How to check your name in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) beneficiary list for PMAY eligibility criteria?

Just go to the URL below and type at least first three letters of your name or the name of probable beneficiary. You can also type full name but be careful with the spellings.

After typing letters of your name, press the “SHOW” button, then a list will open containing the list of PMAY beneficiaries matching your name. Now you can verify your eligibility in the list by matching your name against your father’s name, gender, religion, city or state name.

The list of beneficiaries is being prepared using the SECC-2011 data. You can also click the name of the beneficiary to view the family member details, if available.

URL to check name in Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) – Urban beneficiary list

Who can avail Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana Credit Linked Subsidy Scheme?

A beneficiary is defined as:

  • A beneficiary family will comprise husband, wife, unmarried sons and/ or unmarried daughters.
  • An adult earning member (irrespective of marital status) can be treated as a separate household.
  • The beneficiary family should not own a pucca house (an all weather dwelling unit) either in his/her name or in the name of any member of his/her family in any part of India.
  • Meeting income criteria defined under the scheme.

Amendments made in 2017 for Eligibility

The interested candidates those fit the PMAY eligibility criteria can apply online for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana by visiting any of their nearest common service center in urban area. Out of total 2 Lakh CSCs, 60000 in urban areas will be enabled to accept online form submission for the scheme.

The process of online applications for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) is e-KYC (Know Your Client) enabled which means applications are submitted after due verification of the candidate details.

The cost of online submission of PMAY application form would be Rs. 25. The Common Service centers would provide acknowledgement receipt of the online application of PMAY in print form. The acknowledgement receipt will also contain the photograph of the applicant and a unique application ID which will help track the status of application.

Aadhar card will be one of the mandatory documents required to apply online. However, if the candidate does not have Aadhar card, CSC will also help get an Aadhar card for the candidate.

Bringing online the application process is a part of Digital India campaign which will also help reduce the hassle of physical submission of application forms.

The interested candidates can also fill the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana online application survey forms at under the citizen application menu.

Find Common Service Center (CSC) for Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY) Online Application

Procedure to find a Common Service Center in your city is mentioned at the below URL:

Find a CSC in Your City | PMAY Home Loan | Contacts

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  1. Dear sir,

    I am Nilesh Pawar, i have purchased flat in talegaon dabhade pune. In jan 2016 and my loan sanction to Axis Bank on date 10 march 2016 that time i have not submit the PMAY document’s. In may 2017 i have loan transfer to HDFC BANK as per PMAY criteria i have submitted documents to HDFC bank but my documents was rejected and he spoke to me reason of rejected is my Axis Bank loan was sanction on dated 10 march 2016.

    Pleasw explain the actual criteria OF PMAY.
    Loan Name Nilesh Prakash Pawar
    Co Applicant – Trupti Nilesh Pawar

    Loan A/c No-626165841 HDFC CHINCHWAD PUNE


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