If a total family income is less than 8 lakh per annum, the family is considered to fall in non-creamy OBC category. Such families are entitled to a certificate of OBC non-creamy layer.The Non-Creamy Layer Certificate is also known as Other Backward Class Certificate. It is one such document that can help people who belong to the OBC category so that they can avail the benefits.Non-Creamy Layer Certificate is valid only for one year from the date of receiving the certificate.
After receiving the application along with all the required documents the Designated Public Servant will forward the application within 5 (five) working days to the concerned Circle Officer for his report.The Circle Officer will submit his report within 20 (twenty) working days from the date of receiving the application from the office of DC/SDO (Civil) after verifying the details through field verification.The designated Public Servant will issue/reject the Certificate based on the report of concerned Circle Officer within 5 (five) days from the date of receipt of the report .The whole process of issuing the Non-Creamy Layer Certificate will take a maximum of 30(thirty) working days.
The person would not get benefit of your retirement for OBC NCL certificate, as it is clarified that sons and daughters of parents who are included in the creamy layer on the basis of service status of their parents shall continue to be treated in creamy layer even if their parents have retired or have died .
Reference: Code of Civil Procedure, 1908