HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021: Good news for all govt jobs aspirants from Himachal Pradesh who are looking for a career in Himanchal Pradesh Police. Today, the Himachal Pradesh Police Department has released a notification to recruit 1334 vacancies of General Duty Constable for both Male & females and Driver Constable for Males only. The interested and eligible candidates can apply for the HP Police Constable 2021 exam on the official website of the Himachal Pradesh Police Department- citizenportal.hppolice.gov.in.
The candidates need to note that they can apply online for the posts of Constables and Drivers from 1 October 2021, and the last day to apply for HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 is 31 October 2021.
HP Police Constable Notification 2021
The official notification for HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 exam has been released by the Himachal Pradesh Police Department on 10 September 2021 to recruit 1334 posts of General Duty Constables for both Male & females. All interested candidates for this recruitment can download the HP Police Constable notification PDF by clicking on the link given below.
HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021: Overview
12th pass candidates are eligible to apply for HP Police General Duty Constable and Driver posts. Have a look at the glimpse of the overview table for HP Constable Recruitment 2021.
|Organisation||Himachal Pradesh Police Department|
|Post Name||General Duty Constable & Constable Driver|
|Job location||Himachal Pradesh|
HP Constable Recruitment 2021: Important Dates
When looking forward to any job opportunity, the important thing is to keep a track of the Important Dates associated with the particular recruitment drive. The dates for HP Constable Recruitment 2021 has been discussed below in the tabular form.
|HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021|
|HP Constable Notification||10 September 2021|
|Online Application Starts||01 October 2021|
|Last date to submit application form||30 October 2021|
|Last date to pay fee||30 October 2021|
|HP Constable Exam Date||To be notified soon|
HP Police Constable Vacancy 2021
As per the official notification, the total number of vacancies for the HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 exam is 1334. Out of 1334 vacancies, 932 candidates are announced for male general duty constable and 311 for female general duty constable and 91 for Driver Constable posts. Check the district-wise vacancy distribution for HP Constable Recruitment from below.
|HP General Duty & Driver Constable Vacancy|
|District||GD Males||GD Females||Driver (Males)|
|L & S||04||01||--|
HP Police Constable Online Form 2021
The application process for HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 exam will be done online mode only. The online application link/URL is active from 1 October 2021 to 31 October 2021. The online application link/URL is http://recruitment.hppolice.gov.in/ has been active below.
Steps to Apply for HP Police Recruitment 2021
Step-1 Visit the HP Police official website, www.citizenportal.hppolice.gov.in
Step-2 Now on the home screen in the right side, you can see the login option, if you have a login then do login
Step-3 Create a new account if you are applying for the first time for HP Police Bharti
Step-4 After doing Login, on your dashboard, you can see the ongoing posts application form link
Step-5 As per the notification, the online registration link for Constable posts will available from 1st, October 2021 onwards
Step-6 After getting the online form link to fill the Application form carefully by providing all the necessary details that are mention on the form (Documents, Photograph, Signature, Application fee mode, Exam centre, Posts name.. etc)
Step-7 Click on submit button on or before the closing date.
HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 Application fee
The application processing fee for General Category, Gorkhasand Home Guards (Gen/Gorkhas) is Rs 300 and 150 for SC/ST/OBC/BPL/EWS categories, women/female candidates and Home Guards (SC/ST/OBC). This time Rs 100 will be charged additionally as a “COVID-19 protocol implementation fee”. The application fee for HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 can be paid online mode by candidates via net banking or debit and credit card. The payment can also be done via offline mode by depositing the fee to any SBI branch.
|Category Name||Application Fee||COVID Fee||Total Processing Fee|
|Home Guards (Gen/Gorkhas)||200||100||300|
|Home Guards (SC/ST/OBC)||50||100||150|
HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 Eligibility Criteria
The Eligibility Criteria for HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 is divided into 3 categories, which are Citizenship, Educational Qualification and Age Limit. The details on these categories are given below.
HP Police Constable Citizenship
The candidate should be a bonafide resident of Himachal Pradesh.
HP Police Constable Educational Qualification
The applicants should have passed their 10+2 or any other equivalent examination from a recognized board or institute to apply for the posts.
HP Police Constable Age limit
The age of a Candidates should be a minimum of 18 years and a maximum of 25 years. The cut-off date for the calculation for an upper and lower age for all categories is 31 October 2021. However, certain age relaxations are considered as per rules which will be added below very soon.
|General||18 to 25 years|
|18 to 27 years|
|20 to 28 years|
HP Police Constable Recruitment 2021 Selection Process
Candidates have to appear for Physical Standard Test, Physical Efficiency Test and one written test. The final merit list will be released on the basis of the written test, the height of candidates, and evaluation on examination of certificates.
Physical Standard Test ➤ Physical Efficiency Test ➤ Written Examination ➤ Medical Test
Physical Standard Test
|Physical Standard Test|
|Category||Minimum Height (Male)||Minimum Height (Female)||Chest (Male)|
|General||5 Foot 6 Inch||5 Foot 2 Inch||31x32|
|SC/ST||5 Foot 4 Inch||5 Foot 0 Inch||29x30|
|OBC||5 Foot 6 Inch||5 Foot 2 Inch||31x32|
|Gorkhas||5 Foot 4 Inch||5 Foot 0 Inch||29x30|
|HP Constable Written Exam Pattern|
|Sno.||Subjects||No. of Questions||Marks|
|4||Mathematics & Science||16||16|
HP Constable Salary 2021
After selection to the HP Police Constable posts, the basic salary is Rs. 5,910-20,200/- and Grade Pay of Rs. 1900/- for the first 08 years of the service. After 8 years of joining, the regular pay band of Rs. 10,300-34,800 shall be paid along with the Grade Pay of Rs. 3200.