Attestation Requirements

  • Only the Subscriber’s Identity and Address Proof are to be attested either by Bank Officer, Post Master or Group A or Group B Gazetted Officer for other than Aadhaar EKYC based Applications
  • Suggestive List of Group A and Group B Gazetted Officers are stated in the below table.
  • Name, designation, office address and contact number of the Attesting officer should be clearly visible

For other documents, such as Organization Documents, Attestation can be done by the Organization’s Authorized Person.


Group ‘A’Gazetted officers include:

a) All India services though posted to states
b) Promotes from states to the cadre of Asst. commissioner & above
c) Police officers (Circle Inspector and above)
d) Additional District Civil surgeons
e) Executive Engineers and above
f) District Medical Officer and above
g) Lt. Col and above
h) Principals of Government Colleges and above
i) Readers and above of Universities and
( j) Patent Examiner etc.


Group ‘B’Gazetted officers include:

a) Section Officer
b) BDO (Block Development Officer)
c) Tahsildar
d) Junior Doctors in Government Hospitals
e) Assistant Executive Engineer
f) Lectures in Government colleges
g) Headmaster of Government high schools
h) 2nd Lieutenant to Major
i) Magistrate