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Maharashtra - Apply for Financial Assistance to Transgender for Self-employment

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Apply In-Person:

  1. To Apply for Financial assistance to Transgender for Self-employment, the applicant has to approach the Social Justice & Special Assistance Department link
  2. An application form will be provided to the applicant by the concerned officer.
  3. The applicant has to fill in all the necessary details in the application form. (Incomplete applications are not accepted)
  4. Make sure that the applicant has to attach all the necessary documents that are mentioned in the “Required Documents” section of this page.
  5. The applicant has to attach the photocopies of the required documents along with the application form while submitting.
  6. Submit all the documents with the completed form to the concerned officer.
  7. There is no fee for this procedure.
  8. An acknowledgment receipt will be provided. Please save it for future reference.
  9. Then the application will be processed further. All the updates on the application status will be sent via SMS to the applicant’s mobile number.
  10. Once all the process gets completed, the applicant gets call from the office.
  11. The applicant has to visit the office to complete further process.
  12. The processing time for this procedure is up to 20 – 30 days.


Required Documents[edit]

  • Application
  • Transgender ID card
  • Aadhar card
  • Other proof of identity
  • Qualification document
  • Passport size photographs

Office Locations & Contacts[edit]

Social Justice & Special Assistance Department
1st Floor, Annex Building,
Mantralay, Madam Cama Road,
Hutatma Rajguru Chowk,
Nariman Point, Mumbai - 400032
Office Phone: 022-22025251, 22028660
Email: [email protected]
Contact link


Any transgender person who are:

  • literate able to read & write.
  • Age limit must be between 18 to 55 years.
  • Should be an Indian citizen.


  • There is no fee for this procedure.


Explain the time until which the certificate/document is valid.
e.g. Birth Certificate Valid Forever

Documents to Use[edit]

Please attach documents that can be used by people. e.g. links

Sample Documents[edit]

Please attach sample completed documents that would help other people.

Processing Time[edit]

  • The processing time for this procedure is up to 20 – 30 days.

Related Videos[edit]

Videos explaining the procedure or to fill the applications.
Attach videos using the following tag <&video type='website'>video ID|width|height<&/video&> from external websites.
Please remove the '&' inside the tags during implementation.
Website = allocine, blip, dailymotion, facebook, gametrailers, googlevideo, html5, metacafe, myspace, revver,
sevenload, viddler, vimeo, youku, youtube
width = 560, height = 340, Video ID = Can be obtained from the URL of webpage where the video is displayed.
e.g In the following url '' Video ID is 'Y0US7oR_t3M'.


  • Applicants must complete the application form before submitting it. Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
  • Applicants must provide genuine information while applying for this procedure.

Required Information[edit]

  • Name
  • Age
  • Address
  • City
  • PIN code
  • Contact number
  • Aadhar no
  • Date
  • Email address
  • Qualification details
  • Signature

Need for the Document[edit]

  • Social justice department provides many schemes for transgender person who are economically and educationally deprived and face severe unemployment the Department has formulated an innovative scheme which provides financial assistance to Transgender for earning a livelihood through self-employment.
  • The maximum amount of financial assistance under this scheme is Rs 50,000/-.

Information which might help[edit]

  • For more information link

Other uses of the Document/Certificate[edit]

Please explain what are other uses of obtaining this document/certificate.
e.g. Birth Certificate can be used as proof of identity.

External Links[edit]



  • No government or private entity can discriminate against a transgender person in employment matters, including recruitment and promotion. Every establishment is required to designate a person to deal with any sort of complaint act.