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Delhi Police Recruitment 2022: Official Notification Released


Delhi Police Recruitment 2022: The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the official notification for Head Constable Assistant Wireless Operator (AWO) and Tele-Printer Operator (TPO) along with Delhi Police Constable Driver post on their official website. The online application process for the Delhi Police Recruitment started on July 8, 2022 and the last date to apply online is July 29, 2022. Candidates are advised to apply for the exam at the earliest to avoid any last-minute challenges.

As per the official notification, the application form correction window will open on August 2, 2022 and the CBT exam is scheduled to be conducted in October 2022. Candidates can check the direct link to the official notification in this article below. Moreover, this article has provided all the important information related to Delhi Police Head Constable exam. Read on to know more about Delhi Police Recruitment 2022.

Latest: The SSC released the Delhi Police Head Constable Official Notification on their official website on July 8, 2022.
Check Delhi Police Constable Driver Official Notification Here.

Delhi Police Recruitment 2022: Overview

Before we get into the details, let’s have an overview of Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2022 mentioned below:

Exam Conducting BodyDelhi Police Recruitment Cell, in collaboration with the Staff Selection Commission
Name of the PostConstable and Driver
Selection StagesOnline Exam (CBT), PET and PST, Medical Examination
Job LocationDelhi
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Age Limit18 – 25 Years
Educational Qualification12th Pass
Website To Apply Onlinessc.nic.in
Official Websitedelhipolice.gov.in

Delhi Police Recruitment Dates 2022

Candidates must be aware of the ongoing and upcoming events and the important dates for the Delhi Police selection process. Check the Delhi Police recruitment dates from the table below:

Delhi Police Head Constable Schedule 2022

EventsImportant Dates
Release of Official NotificationJuly 8, 2022
Online Application Starting DateJuly 8, 2022
Last Date to Apply OnlineJuly 29, 2022
Last Date and Time to Generate Offline ChallanJuly 29, 2022 (11:00 pm)
Last Date and Time to Pay Online Application FeeJuly 30, 2022 (11:00 pm)
Window for Application Form Correction Opsening DateAugust 2, 2022
CBT Admit Card DateTo Be Announced
Computer-based Examination (CBT) DateOctober 2022
Computer-Based Examination ResultTo Be Announced
PET and PMT DateTo Be Announced
Final selection listTo Be Announced

Delhi Police Sub-Inspector Schedule 2022

EventsImportant Dates
Date of official notificationAugust 14, 2022
Dates of applicationAugust 14, 2022
Last date to submit application formSeptember 13, 2022
Release of admit cardTo Be Announced
Delhi Police SI Exam DateDecember 2022
Release of answer keyTo Be Announced
Raise objections against tentative answer keyTo Be Announced
Declaration of result To Be Announced

Delhi Police Vacancy 2022

The list of vacancies will be released for both Male and Female candidates on the official website. We will update the number of vacancies in the tabular column below once released on the official website.

Constable (Executive) MaleTo be updated
Constable (Executive) FemaleTo be updated
Head Constable (AWO,TPO), Male573
Head Constable (AWO,TPO), Female284
Head Constable Ministerial (Male)559
Head Constable Ministerial (Female)267
Constable (Exe.)-Male (Ex-Servicemen (Others) (Including backlog SC-19 and ST-15)To be updated
Constable (Exe.)-Male (Ex-Servicemen[Commando (Para-3.2)] (Including backlog SC-34 and ST-19)To be updated
Delhi Police Constable Driver1411
Total VacanciesTo be updated

Delhi Police Eligibility Criteria

Before filling out the application form, candidates will have to go through the eligibility criteria compulsorily. The eligibility criteria for the Delhi Police Constable Recruitment are as follows:


Candidates must be a citizen of India.

Age Criteria:

The minimum Delhi police age limit is 18 Years, and the maximum age limit is 27 Years. Candidates should not have been born earlier than July 02, 1995, and later than July 01, 2002.

Besides that, there are also provisions for relaxation in the upper age limit for candidates belonging to specific categories. Check the age relaxation criteria below:

CategoryAge Relaxation
SC/ ST5 Years
OBC3 Years
Sportsperson of distinction who has represented a State at the National Level or the Country at the International level in sports during the preceding 3 years (SC/ ST)10 years
Sportsperson of distinction who has represented a State at the National Level or the Country at the International level in sports during the preceding 3 years (Expect SC/ ST)5 Years
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police (UR)Up To 40 years
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police (OBC)Up To 43 years
Departmental candidate of Delhi Police (SC/ ST)Up to 45 years
Sons and daughters of serving retired, or deceased Delhi Police personnel/ MultiTasking Staff of Delhi PoliceUp to 29 years
Ex-Servicemen (UR/ EWS)03 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.
Ex-Servicemen (OBC)06 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.
Ex-Servicemen (SC/ ST)08 years after deduction of the military service rendered from the actual age as on the date of reckoning.
Widows, divorced and judicially separated women who have not re-married.05 Years

Educational Qualification:

  • Candidates must be 10+2 (Senior Secondary) passed (12th Pass) from a recognised board.
  • The education qualification can be relaxable up to 11th Standard for sons/ daughters of serving, retired or deceased Delhi Police Personnel/ MultiTasking Staff of Delhi Police, and bandsmen, buglers, mounted constables, drivers, dispatch riders, etc. of Delhi Police only.

Other Criteria: Male candidates must possess a valid driving license for LMV (Motor Cycle or Car) as of the date of PE and MT. Note that Learner License is not acceptable.

Delhi Police Application Form

Candidates have to apply online for Delhi Police recruitment from the SSC official website. The Delhi Police Recruitment application process consists of two major stages, namely.

  • One-Time Registration
  • Filling of Online Application

Prerequisites to Fill Delhi Police Application Form

Candidates must be ready with some essential documents/requirements before filling out the Delhi Police application form:

  • A valid Mobile Number
  • An active/ working Email ID
  • Aadhaar Card Number or a valid Government ID Card Number
  • Scanned Copy of Recent Passport Sized photograph
  • A Scanned Copy of the Candidate’s Signature
  • PWD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Class 10 (Matriculation) Marksheet/ Certificate
Scanned CopiesFile SizeFile Format
Photograph 20 KB to 50 KB JPG/ JPEG
Signature10KB to 20 KBJPG/ JPEG

How to Apply for Delhi Police Recruitment 2022?

Check the steps to apply online for Delhi Police Constable Recruitment below:

1st Step: Visit the official website – ssc.nic.in.

2nd Step: Click on the link ‘Register Now’ present on the right-hand side of the page (refer to the image below).

ssc registration

3rd Step: Enter your basic details such as ‘Name’, ‘Mobile Number’, ‘Email ID’, ‘Gender’, ‘Date of Birth’, and other details. Submit the details.

4th Step: A ‘Registration Number’ and ‘Password’ will be generated, and the same will be sent to the registered Mobile Number and Email ID.

5th Step: Login using the ‘Registration Number’/ ‘User Name’ and ‘Password’. Change your password after your first Login.
6th Step: Fill out the application form with Personal, Education, Contact, and other details.

7th Step: Upload a scanned copy of your Photograph and Signature as per the prescribed formats and sizes.

8th Step: Review the details entered and make changes if needed. Check the details thoroughly before clicking on “Final Submit”.

9th Step: Click on “Final Submit.” An OTP will be sent to the Registered Mobile Number and Email ID. Verify the OTP to submit the application.

10th Step: Pay the application fee online or offline to complete the application process.

11th Step: Take a printout of the filled Application Form for future reference.

Note that candidates will have to complete the registration process within 14 days. Otherwise, the saved data will be deleted.

Application Fee

Candidates have to pay the application fee online or offline to complete the application process. The Delhi Police application fee details are as follows:

CategoryFee Amount
SC/ ST/ ESM and Female CandidatesNo Fee
All Other CategoriesRs. 100/-
  • Online fee payment can be done through BHIM UPI, Net Banking, by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit, or Debit cards.
  • Offline fee payment is to be done by visiting any SBI branch and the computer-generated challan.

Delhi Police Selection Process

The Delhi Police Recruitment mainly consists of three selection stages:

  • Computer-Based Examination
  • Physical Endurance and Measurement Test (PE and MT)
  • Trade Test

Delhi Police Exam Centres

The authority conducts the Delhi Police computer-based exam across the nation. There are different exam centres allotted in different SSC Regions. The officials release the region-wise list of exam centres along with the notification.

Delhi Police Exam Pattern

The computer-based test will have objective types or Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). Check the exam pattern below:

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMax. Marks
General Knowledge/ Current Affairs5050
Numerical Ability1515
Computer Fundamentals1010
  • One mark will be awarded for every correct answer.
  • For every incorrect answer, the 0.25 mark will be deducted.
  • The total time duration to complete the test is 90 minutes
  • The paper will be bilingual (English and Hindi)
  • The question paper shall be of Matriculation Level.

Delhi Police Exam Syllabus

Candidates must check the Delhi Police syllabus to prepare for the exam. The syllabus help candidates acquire knowledge on various topics in the exam. The syllabus for Delhi Police consists of the following subjects:

  • General Knowledge/ Current Affairs
  • Reasoning
  • Numerical Ability
  • Computer Fundamentals (MS Excel, MS Word, Communication, Internet, Browsing, etc.)

Delhi Police Admit Card 2022

The Delhi Police admit card will be released separately for each exam stage on the official website. All eligible candidates who have successfully applied for the posts can download the admit card using their ‘Registration Number’/’User ID’ and ‘Password’.

The Delhi Police Admit Card will not be sent personally to any candidates. The admit card will only be available on the official website as per the schedule. It is compulsory for all candidates to carry their Delhi Police hall ticket to the exam centre on the exam day to attend the exam.

Delhi Police PET/ PST and Document Verification

Candidates qualifying in the computer-based examination will be called for the Physical Endurance and Physical Measurement Test. The number of candidates selected for PE and MT will be around 12 times the number of vacancies. PET and PMT are compulsory and qualifying in nature. Candidates will have to meet the physical standards laid by the officials.

Physical Endurance Test for Male Candidates

AgeRace: 1600 MetreLong JumpHigh Jump
Up to 30 years6 Minutes14 Feet3 Feet 9 Inch
Above 30 to 40 years7 Minutes13 Feet3 Feet 6 Inch
Above 40 years8 Minutes 12 Feet3 Feet 3 Inch

Physical Measurement Standards for Male Candidates

HeightMinimum 170 cm
Chest81 cm with a minimum of 4 cm expansion

Physical Endurance Test for Female Candidates

AgeRace: 1600 metresLong JumpHigh Jump
Up to 30 years8 Minutes10 Feet3 Feet
Above 30 to 40 years9 Minutes09 Feet2 Feet 9 Inch
Above 40 years10 Minutes08 Feet 2 Feet 6 Inch

Physical Measurement Standards for Female Candidates: The minimum height must be 157 cm.

Note that there are provisions for relaxation in the PET/ PST standards based on certain criteria and conditions as mentioned in the official recruitment notification.

Delhi Police Recruitment: Medical Examination

Candidates qualifying in the PET and PMT will be called for the Medical Examination. Doctors shall medically examine the selected candidates in selected Government hospitals in Delhi as per the prescribed standards. Candidates will have to meet the medical standards for the final selection.

Delhi Police Answer Key 2022

Once the exam is completed, the Delhi Police Answer Key will be displayed on the Delhi Police’s official website and SSC. Suppose the candidates are not satisfied with the response in the Delhi Police answer key released by the officials. In that case, they can challenge or raise objections with an explanation within 15 days of uploading the answer key.

The challenging fee will be Rs 100 per question. Thereafter, all the challenges raised by the applicants will be scrutinised, and a final decision will be taken in this regard. The Delhi Police Result will be released based on the final answer key, which is prepared after considering the representations raised by the candidates.

Delhi Police Result 2022

The Delhi Police result will be based on the Computer Based Test marks as per the final answer key. The final result will be declared on the official website of the Delhi Police on the date decided by the officials. A merit list will be released on the official website, which will display the names of the candidates shortlisted for the next stage.

Related Links:

Delhi Police Admit CardDelhi Police Answer Key
Delhi Police SalaryDelhi Police Result

FAQs on Delhi Police Recruitment 2022

The frequently asked questions on Delhi Police Recruitment are given below:

Q.1: When will the Delhi Police Recruitment notification be released?
SSC released the official notification for Delhi Police Constable (Driver) and Head Constable (AWO/TPO) recruitment notification on July 8, 2022.

Q.2: When will the Delhi Police application form be released?
The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) released the application form for Head Constable (AWO,TPO) and Driver on July 8, 2022 and the last date to apply for the exam is July 29, 2022

Q.3: What are the prerequisites required for the online application process?
Candidates keep Mobile Number, Email ID, Aadhaar Card Number or a valid Government ID Card Number, Scanned Copy of a Recent Passport Sized photograph, scanned copy of the Candidate’s Signature, PWD Certificate (if applicable) and Class 10 (Matriculation) Marksheet/ Certificate during the application process.

Q.4: What is the application fee for Delhi Police Examination?
The application fee for other categories is Rs. 100, and for SC/ ST/ ESM and Female Candidates, there is no application fee.

Q.5: What are the stages in Delhi Police Recruitment?
There are three stages in the Delhi Police recruitment process. These are an Online Test, Physical Endurance and Physical Measurement Test, and Medical Examination.

We have provided you with all the details on the Delhi Police Recruitment 2022. Go through the recruitment details thoroughly and apply for the vacancies at the earliest. Also, start preparing for the Delhi Police MTS exams. Candidates can free mock tests on Embibe’s platform.

We hope that this article on Delhi Police Recruitment 2022 has helped you. Stay tuned to Embibe.com for the latest news and updates!

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