How to Apply for the Mhada Lottery Scheme in Maharashtra

Feb 18, 2024 - by Flat In Kalyan

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How to Apply for the Mhada Lottery Scheme in Maharashtra
  How to Apply for the Mhada Lottery Scheme in Maharashtra
The Maharashtra Housing and Area Development Authority (Mhada) is a government agency that provides affordable housing to the low-income and middle-income groups in the state. Mhada conducts lotteries every year to allot flats to the eligible applicants in various cities and regions of Maharashtra. The Mhada lottery scheme is a popular and convenient way to own a home in the state, as it offers flats at subsidized rates and with easy loan facilities.

If you are interested in applying for the Mhada lottery scheme, here are some steps that you need to follow:

Step 1: Check the eligibility criteria
Before you apply for the Mhada lottery scheme, you need to check if you meet the eligibility criteria for the lottery and the scheme that you wish to participate in. The eligibility criteria may vary depending on the income group, the category, and the location of the flats. Some of the common eligibility criteria are:
- You must be a citizen of India and a resident of Maharashtra for at least 15 years.
- You must be above 18 years of age.
- You must have a valid PAN card and Aadhaar card.
- You must have a regular source of income and fall under one of the four income groups: Economically Weaker Section (EWS), Lower Income Group (LIG), Middle Income Group (MIG), or Higher Income Group (HIG).
- You must not own any residential property in your name or in the name of any of your family members in the urban areas of Maharashtra.
- You must not have availed any benefit under any other housing scheme of the state or central government.

Step 2: Register on the Mhada website
Once you have confirmed your eligibility, you need to register on the Mhada website by creating an account. You can visit the official website of Mhada at [housing.mhada.gov.in](^1^) and click on the ‘Register’ button. You will need to provide your basic information, such as your name, mobile number, email address, username, and password. You will also need to upload your photograph and signature in the prescribed format and size. After completing the registration process, you will receive a verification code on your mobile number and email address. You will need to enter the code to activate your account.

 Step 3: Fill the online application form
After registering on the Mhada website, you can log in to your account and fill the online application form for the lottery and the scheme that you want to apply for. You will need to select the city and the board of your choice, such as Mumbai, Pune, Nashik, Aurangabad, or Konkan. You will also need to select the income group and the category that you belong to, such as general, reserved, physically disabled, or ex-servicemen. You will then see the list of available schemes and the details of the flats, such as the location, the carpet area, the price, and the number of units. You can choose up to five schemes in the order of your preference. You will also need to fill in your personal details, such as your address, occupation, income, bank account, and PAN card number. You will also need to upload the scanned copies of the required documents, such as your income proof, domicile certificate, caste certificate, disability certificate, etc. You can check the status of your document verification on the Mhada website.

 Step 4: Make the online payment
After filling the online application form, you will need to make the online payment of the application fee and the earnest money deposit (EMD). The application fee is Rs. 500 for all income groups and categories. The EMD is a refundable amount that you need to pay as a security deposit for the flat. The EMD varies depending on the income group and the scheme that you have applied for. You can pay the application fee and the EMD through online modes, such as net banking, debit card, credit card, or UPI. You will receive a confirmation message and a receipt after the successful payment. You can also print the acknowledgement slip for your reference.

 Step 5: Wait for the lottery draw
After completing the online application and payment process, you will need to wait for the lottery draw date, which will be announced by Mhada on its website and through media channels. The lottery draw will be conducted by a computerized system in the presence of the officials and the public. The results of the lottery draw will be displayed on the Mhada website and the notice board of the Mhada office. You can also check the results by entering your application number on the Mhada website. If you are selected in the lottery draw, you will receive a confirmation message and an allotment letter from Mhada.

 Step 6: Complete the formalities and take possession of the flat
If you are selected in the lottery draw, you will need to complete the formalities and take possession of the flat within the stipulated time period. You will need to pay the remaining amount of the flat price and the stamp duty and registration charges. You will also need to submit the original documents and the allotment letter to the Mhada office. You will then receive the possession letter and the keys of the flat from Mhada. You will also need to sign an agreement with Mhada and abide by the terms and conditions of the scheme.
The Mhada lottery scheme is a great opportunity for the aspiring home buyers in Maharashtra to own a flat at an affordable price and with easy loan facilities. However, you need to be careful and vigilant while applying for the scheme and avoid any fraudulent or misleading agents or websites. You should always apply through the official website of Mhada and follow the instructions and guidelines given by Mhada. You should also keep a track of the important dates and events related to the scheme and check the status of your application and payment on the Mhada website. You should also be ready to face the competition and the uncertainty of the lottery draw, as the demand for the flats is much higher than the supply. You should also be prepared to accept the location and the quality of the flat that you are allotted, as you cannot change or cancel your application once you have applied for the scheme.
We hope that this blog post has given you a clear and detailed overview of how to apply for the Mhada lottery scheme in Maharashtra. If you have any queries or doubts, you can contact the Mhada helpline number or visit the Mhada office in your city. You can also visit the Mhada website for more information and updates on the scheme. We wish you all the best for your application and hope that you get your dream home through the Mhada lottery scheme. Thank you for reading.

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