Punjab Police 2021 Recruitment Notification. Punjab Police has released official notification for the job openings of Sub Inspector and Intelligence officer positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 27th July, 2021.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :-  

Intelligence Officer - 87 Posts

Sub Inspector - 473 Posts

Job Location - Patiala

Other Qualification Details :-

Note - For complete details including Qualification, reservation, relaxation in upper age limit, examination fee, selection process, how to apply online, general information & instructions and other details do check official notification for complete details and do apply via proper channel only. Qualification, Salary, Age Limit, No.of post, and more Details Kindly Refer Official Notification.  


Minimum age as on 1 January, 2021- 18 years Maximum age as on 1 January, 2021 - 28 years.

Application Fee:

General: 1500, Ex-Servicemen(ESM) of Punjab State only/Lineal Descendants of ESM: 700, SC/ST of all States and Backward Classes of Punjab State only: 900, Economically Weaker Sections(EWS): 900.

Document Scrutiny

Candidates called for Stage 2 of the selection process would be required to report for document scrutiny on the designated date(s) and time at the place mentioned in the Admit Card. Details of the same would be uploaded on the Recruitment Portal. Candidates shall be required to bring the following certificates in original along with one self-attested copy of each document:

a) Matriculation certificate for proof of age.

b) Graduation degree or equivalent. If applying for the post of Intelligence Officer, additional certificate regarding relevant qualification as prescribed, apart from the above.

c) Proof of having passed Punjabi at Matriculation level or equivalent.

d) Certificate, issued by the Competent Authority, to support claim for reserved category, if any.

e) No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Head of Department/Office concerned, in case of candidates, who are serving government employees.

Online Application Procedure

There shall be a Common Application Form for recruitment to the post of Sub-Inspector in the District Police, Armed Police, Investigation cadres and ‘Intelligence Officers’ of the Intelligence cadre of Punjab police

i. Applications must only be submitted in the online mode on https://iur.ls/punjabpolicerecruitment2021 Candidates would be first required to fill a Registration form followed by the Application Form, which in turn would be linked to the fee payment gateway.

ii. Candidates desirous of applying for posts in more than one cadre shall, subject to their fulfilling of the eligibility requirements for cadre(s) applied for, be required to indicate their choice of cadres in order of preference in the application form. The choice given in the application, submitted by the candidate, shall be final and cannot be changed later at any stage, under any circumstances.

iii. Candidate shall only be considered for posts in cadres for which s/he has given her/his preference. In case a candidate has applied for only one cadre s/he shall be considered only for posts in that cadre and not for posts in any other cadre.

iv. Applicants are advised to read the instructions, as given in the Recruitment Portal, carefully, before filling–up the application form. Incomplete application shall be rejected outright and no correspondence shall be entertained in this regard.

v. The applicants are advised to fill all details, including their correct and active email address and mobile number, in the online application.

vi. Applicants must ensure that they have access to good internet facility with reasonable speed and facility to ensure proper completion of application process including online payment of fee.

vii. Before starting to fill-up the online application form, candidates must keep the following information/documents ready (including scanned copies of documents to be uploaded) as the candidates would be required to upload the requisite documents, as applicable, in the online Application Form

viii. Candidates should fill all details, including the category, correctly in online application from and submit the same only after ensuring that all the particulars/ details are correctly reflected in it. No request for any change in the online Application Form, after it is submitted, shall be entertained.

ix. Candidate is required to declare her/his home district while filling up the Application Form.

x. The candidates are advised to retain printed/ hardcopies of their online Application Form and produce the same as and when required.

xi. All candidates, who apply for advertised posts shall be considered ‘provisionally eligible’ for appearing in the competitive exam. Acceptance of applications at this stage and allotment of Roll Numbers would not indicate acceptance of candidature, since there is no scrutiny of documents before the Computer Based Test (CBT).

xii. The scrutiny of Application Forms shall be done after the conduct of the examination. The candidature of applicants, who are found not meeting the eligibility criteria, will be rejected during or after the scrutiny process.

xiii. Any attempt on the part of a candidate to obtain support for his candidature by any unfair means will render him/her liable for disqualification and legal action.

xiv. Candidates already employed with the government applying for this recruitment, will be required to get a No Objection Certificate (NOC) from the Head of Department/ Office concerned. If, however, the NOC is not available at the time of filling up of the Application Form, the candidate shall have to give a declaration to the effect that she/he shall produce the same in original at the time of document verification.

xv. Candidates are advised, in their own interest, to submit online applications well before the closing date and not to wait till the last date to avoid any rush/server load on the website on the last days. The Board will not be responsible for the candidates not being able to submit their applications within the last date on account of the aforesaid reasons or for any other reason beyond the control of the Recruitment Board.

xvi. In case a candidate submits more than one application, only the latest application submitted by the candidate shall be considered.

xvii. In case the candidate experiences any difficulty in downloading the Admit card, then she/he may contact the Helpline for assistance. Unique Registration ID may be kept handy while contacting the Helpline.

xviii. While filling the Common Application Form (CAF), the candidates would be required to give an undertaking regarding the genuineness of their candidature and correctness of the information provided by them in the CAF. Submission of wrong information by candidate may invite legal action.

xix. Last date and time for submission of online applications is 11:55 pm on 27 July, 2021.

Selection Process :-

The selection process shall be a 2 (two) stage process consisting of the following Tests:

1. Stage I: Computer Based Test consisting of two (2) multiple choice Question Papers to be conducted on the same day.

2. Stage II:

(i) Document Scrutiny

(ii) Physical Measurement Test (PMT)

(iii) Physical Screening Test (PST)

Steps to Apply :-

Recruitment Portal for submission of Online Application and for recruitment related information https://iur.ls/punjabpolicerecruitment2021 (hereinafter referred to as the Recruitment portal). A link to the above mentioned recruitment portal shall also be made available on the official Punjab Police website www.punjabpolice.gov.in

1. Opening Date and Time for Submission of Online Application 6 July, 2021 at 4 pm

2. Closing Date and Time for Submission of Online Application (Applications received after 11.55 pm on 27 July, 2021 shall not be entertained) 27 July, 2021 at 11.55 pm

Official Notification