Co-operation , Food and Consumer Protection

Details about Office

The office of the Joint Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Pudukkottai Region is a district level office functioning under the Control of Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Chennai. The Joint Registrar’s office is located in Pudukkottai near the District Collectorate Office. The offices of the circle Deputy Registrars of Cooperative Societies functioning in the Pudukkottai District are Pudukkottai and Aranthangi Circles. They are functioning under the control of the Joint Registrar of Cooperative Societies. The office of the Deputy Registrar (PDS) also functioning at in the above integrated Cooperative Office Complex under the control of the Joint Registrar of Cooperative Societies, Pudukkottai.

Societies functioning under the control of the Cooperative Department
Sl.No Type of Societies Pudukkottai Circle Aranthangi Circle Total
1 District Central Cooperative Bank 1 1
2 District Cooperative Union 1 1
3 District Cooperative Press 1 1
4 Primary Agricultural and Rural Development Bank 4 5 9
5 Urban Cooperative Bank 1 1 2
6 Agricultural Producers Cooperative Marketing Society 3 3
7 Primary Agricultural Cooperative Credit Society 55 81 136
8 Employees Cooperative Credit and Thrift Society 25 12 37
9 Primary Cooperative Stores 1 1 2
10 Employees Cooperative Stores 2 2
11 Student Cooperative Stores 5 5
TOTAL 96 103 199
Loans Provided by the District Central Cooperative Bank and Primary Agricultural Cooperative Credit Societies
Sl.No Type of Loan Limit
1 Crop Loan Rs.3.oo lakh
2 Jewel Mortgage Loan(JL agri) Rs.3.oo lakh
3 Agri Joint Liability Group Loan
4 Medium Term Loan (Under Personal Surety)
5 Medium Term Loan based on Mortgage
Small Size Diary (1+5), Poultry, Tractor
6 Small Irrigation Loan – Borewell, Motor, Drip Irrigation, Wall for the Borewell
7 Loan for the Physically Challenged Rate of Interest 4%
8 Self Help Group Loans based on savings Rate of Interest 12.5%
9 TABCEDCO LOAN(Backward Class) Rate of Interest 5%
10 TABCEDCO LOAN(Backward Class) Rate of Interest 5%

Loans Provided by the Urban Cooperative Bank

  • Jewel Loan
  • Small Scale Trade Loan
  • Self Help Group Loan
  • Non Farm Sector Loan
  • House Construction Loan
  • House Mortgage Loan
  • Loan for the Entrepreneurs
  • Amma Petty Traders Loan
  • Women Entrepreneur Loan
  • Loan for the Working Women
  • Maternity Loan
  • Loan for the Physically Challenged


Pudukkottai District Public Distribution System is functioning accordingly to the rules and regulations of Tamil Nadu Food Security Rules. The Aim of this Rule is to Supply Essential Commodities like Rice, Sugar, Wheat, Kerosene, Dhall and palm Oil through 992 Fair Price Shops in Pudukkottai and to ensure food security


To Protect poor and Below Poverty Line (BPL) people from of price hike of essential commodities By providing the essential Commodities to poor and especially hill tribes, the deficiency defying physical structure can be reduced. The hike in price in the commodities of Dhall and palm Oil can be controlled. Kerosene and Gas cylinder can be supplied with subsidy rate. The Family Card Holders can approach the near by Fair Price Shop and can get the essential commodities allotted to their cards. This Scheme provides timely supply of essential commodities in each month to the respective family card holders. The Pudukkottai District supply and Consumer Protection Office is functioning under the control of the District Collector, Pudukkottai .The application for getting smart card through website has been scrutinized by the staff of Taluk Supply and Consumer Protection Officers and after proper inspection the smart card is issued through Fair Price Shop.


The problems of consumers can be solved under consumer Protection Act 1986.
The illegal Business and Protection of Commodities will be solved through quality checking and through consumer Court. The awareness for consumers have been made through college and Government High School students by conducting performances by Voluntary consumer organization maintained by Pudukkottai Collector Office.

Contact Details
Joint Registrar of Cooperative Societies
Office PH : 04322-236089
Mobile No : 7338721500