Citizen Services:--> How to Obtain Solvency Certificate

  1. Introduction : The solvency certificate is required for seeking admission in Govt. Medical and st1:place>Engineering Colleges. It is also required for Court matters, like obtaining bails. The certificate is required as a document of surety by various Govt. and semi-Govt. offices. The solvency certificate is issued on the basis of the documents showing ownership of flats/lands in Mumbai City.

  2. Under What Act/Rules/Govt. orders the Certificate is issued : Govt. of Maharashtra, Revenue and Forests Deptt. Letter No.MMC/1072/196859/G-2/ dt. 2.11.72
  3. Whom to apply : Collector of Mumbai City (Survey Branch),Old Custom House, Shahid Bhagatsingh Marg, Fort, Mumbai 400 001.
  4. How to apply :Application to be made in the prescribed form Affix Court Fee Stamp of Rs.5/- on the application
  5. What documents to attach : Xerox copy of Agreement of ownership Flats/shops situated in Mumbai City District duly attested
    1. In case of flat :
      1. a) Xerox copy of share certificate issued by the society
      2. b)Societies letter stating that:
        1. The flat is free from all incumbrances
        2. The flat is on ownership basis
        3. Area of the flat in sq.ft./sq.mtr
        4. Duration of stay of member
        5. The flat is free from litigations & incumbrances
      3. Xerox copy of Ration Card/Telephone Bill/Electricity Bill
      4. Affidavit on Rs.20/- stamp paper stating that :
        1. The flat is free from all incumbrances attachment, acquisition, mortgage etc.
        2. Area of the flat in sq.ft./sq.mtr
        3. The flat is free from litigations
    2. In case of land:
      1. a) Xerox copy of conveyance deed duly attested
      2. b) Xerox copy of assessment bill
      3. c) Affidavit on stamp paper of Rs.20, stating that:
        1. i)The land is free from all incumbrances, attachment, acquisition, mortgage etc.
        2. ii) No litigation is pending in Court of law
        3. iii) C.S. No., Revenue Division and area of the land
  6. Where to submit the Application - Single window, Ground floor, Old Custom House
  7. Time limit within which the certificate will be delivered - 7 days
  8. Complaint Redressal authority - Collector office Mumbai City

  9. [ Download Application Form here]