Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG (DBTL) Scheme Coming to You Too!

The Government of India has launched Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG (DBTL) from 1 September 2013 for all consumer attached to distributors in your district.

Direct Benefit Transfer for LPG (DBTL) Scheme

  • Effective 1/SEP/2013, domestic LPG cylinders will be sold at market price.
  • You will get cash subsidy in advance to buy your market priced LPG cylinder directly in your Aadhaar linked bank account as per your entitlement.
  • Consumers who are unable to complete formalities by 1/OCT/2013 will receiveDirect Benefit Transfer LPG DBTL Scheme subsidized LPG cylinders as they are getting today till 31/DEC/2013.
  • After 31/DEC/2013 all consumers will have to pay market price for LPG cylinder and subsidy will only be available to those who have completed the above formalities.

To enroll in DBTL, complete the 3 steps below:

Step1. Obtain Aadhaar Number, if you don’t have one.

(For those who do not have an Aadhaar letter, visit your nearest Aadhaar enrollment camp. Details are available with District Collectors or at website

Step2. Link your Aadhaar No. to your existing bank account using Form-2

(Form-2 may be deposited at your bank branch/drop box at your LPG distributor premises/select company petrol pumps)
If you don’t have a bank account, open a new one and link it to your Aadhaar Number.
(Visit for list of banks)

Step3. Link your Aadhaar No with your LPG Consumer Number in any of following six ways:

  1. By Hand: Fill the details in Form-1, give it to your LPG distributor along with the
    enclosures as mentioned in Form-1.
  2. Call Centre: Call 1800 2333 555 and register your Aadhaar Number.
  3. Web: Go to website, Press the Start Now button and follow the seeding procedure.
  4. IVRS: Call your company’s number given below and follow IVRS instructions
    HP Gas : xxxxx xxxxx
  5. SMS: Send following two SMSs to xxxxx xxxxx (HP AnyTime)
    • To register your mobile number Type REG <space> distributor telephone number with STD code without zero <space> consumer number (e.g. REG 187654321  564321)
    • To submit your Aadhaar Number Type UID <space> Aadhaar Number (e.g. UID 343434343434)
  6. By Post: Send duly filled Form-1 along with enclosures to the address given in Form-1.

Direct Benefit Transfer of LPG Subsidy (DBTL) Scheme coming to you too!
To know more about DBTL scheme, enrollment centres, etc., visit the website For any general clarification, feedback and query, contact 1800 2333 555 or visit websites

Download this DBTL document for more information & form-2 here.


  1. Rasmita says

    Thanks for sharing such valuable & useful info Priya. Will take full advantage of the same. Will share this in Face book for others to take advantage as well.


    Dear priya

    My dad hasnt received his Aadhar Card yet though he enrolled in 2011 end. Whom should he contact and where?

  3. Alfred fernandes says

    thank u priya………i appreciate for ur hard work…….and again thanx for giving us that information ……….its very useful……..

  4. Bindresh Joshi says

    i have gas connection under my name , but i haven’t apply for Adhaar card yet, my wife has applied for Adhaar card, we both have name in our Ration card , can i mention her name and Adhaar card receipt number to the bank and gas agency? is it accepable? pls tell me soon……thanking you …………Bindresh joshi, phagwara pb

  5. C S Harikrishnan says

    Im an HP LPG customer in Kollam Dist Kerala State Distributer is M/s St Jude Gas Service (15119700) . I have tried to link my Adhaar No to my LPG Consumer No two months back through UIDAI website. I have checked my Adhaar Linking status through HP transparency portal but it was not linked to Consumer No .Though I have tried to link the same through Website again but it a message appears that SEEDING REQUEST ALREADY EXISTS .But till now My Adhaar No was not linked to LPG Consumer No .Please Help ,My LPG Consumer No is 636411 and Adhaar no is 2368 3278 4778

    • shailesh says


      I am also facing same issue.
      First time I have linked by aadhar card through SMS facility and I got SMS saying that “your aadhar card is linked” but online HP transperncy tool is not showing linked it.
      Now again I have tried to link the same through Website again but it a message appears that SEEDING REQUEST ALREADY EXISTS.
      Anyone have any idea on this.

  6. anand sharma says

    i have no aadhar card how i will get my subsidy
    1st goverment ensure that all people get their aadhar card than the scheme will be applicable.
    base is not strong how a good structure will builed.

  7. arabind gupta says

    Dear Priya I would like to know how one can change the name of my parent who is dead to my name.I had approached SriGarg of. Om Gas Agency ,Anita Colony, Malviyanagar,Jaipur.They have replied that the death certificate of both my parents are required while I have only my father’s death certificate as my mother died 73 years back when Iwas only 2years old —at that time no death certificate were issued.Now what I should do to change my father’s name to my name.Kindly help me Thanking you Arabind Gupta.

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