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Himachal Pradesh Police Recruitment 2020: Apply Online for 10,000+ Upcoming Police Jobs

Himachal Pradesh Police publishes notifications to recruit contestants for various vacancies such as constable, sub-inspector, warder, head constable, and other posts. For the convenience purpose of the aspirants, we have presented the current as well as the upcoming HP Police Recruitment 2020 Notifications here.

Latest Himachal Pradesh Police Recruitments

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HP Police Recruitment 2020 – Overview

About Himachal Pradesh Police Department

Himachal Pradesh Police Department is a law enforcement agency which is founded to maintain law and order. The department works under the Government of Himachal Pradesh, Department of Home Affairs and is headed by the Deputy General of Police (DGP). There are 2 Zones – Northern Zone and Southern Zone with Headquarters at Northern Zone – Dharamshala and Southern Zone in Shimla.

Designation in HP Police Departments

Every year, the Himachal Pradesh Department releases various job notifications to fill the below vacancies.

  • Constable (Driver) – Male
  • Female Constable 
  • Sub Inspector 
  • Constable
  • Junior Assistant
  • Upper Division Assistant (UDA) cum Accountant
  • Home Guard
  • Stenographer Grade – III
  • Lower Division Assistant (LDA)
  • Warder (Male/ Female)
  • Bench Assistant
  • Office Peon
  • Chowkidar
  • Typist
  • Sipahi 
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO)
  • Copyist
  • Jail Warden, etc

HP Police Eligibility Criteria 2020

Before applying, every applicant has a question in their mind, i.e., “Am I eligible to apply for Himachal Pradesh Police Jobs?”. So, we have provided the eligibility requirements such as educational qualifications and age limit here. 

Age Limit

Generally, the age limit will vary post to post. Refer to the related official advertisement to know the age limit.

  • Constable
    • For General/ EWS: Minimum Age 20. Maximum 25 years.
    • For Home Guards (General/ OBC /SC /ST/ Gorkhas): Minimum Age 20. Maximum 28 years
    • For SC/ ST/ OBC: Minimum Age 20. Maximum 27 years.
    • For Ex-Servicemen (General): Upto 45 years
  • Driver Constable: Minimum 18 Years. Maximum 23 Years.
  • Sub Inspector: Minimum 18 Years. Maximum 45 Years.

Educational Qualification

Generally, the educational qualification requirement will vary post to post. So, you can refer to the related official notification to know the age limit condition.

  • Constable: Should possess 10th with Engineering Diploma Course from a recognized Board /Institute.
  • Constable Driver: Should complete 12th or equivalent from a recognised Institute
  • Sub Inspector: Must complete 10th & 12th or graduation from any recognised university /institute or board
  • Office Peon / Chowkidar: Should pass 8th class
  • DEO/ Copyist: Should pass HSLC
  • Lower Division Assistant/ Stenographer Grade – 3/ Bench Assistant/ Typist: Any degree from a recognized university/ board

HP Police Selection Process 2020

The shortlisting of the applied aspirants for Himachal Pradesh Police Jobs 2020, the selection will be done based on the following rounds:

For Sub Inspector Posts

  • Screening Test
  • Physical Standard Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Subjective Test
  • Document Verification
  • Final Selection

For LDA / Typist/ Bench Assistant/ DEO/ Copyist Posts

  • Written test
  • Practical test

For Constable Posts

  • Written Test
  • Physical Efficiency Test and 
  • Personality Test

For Constable Driver Posts

  • Written Exam
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Document Verification

For Stenographer (Grade III) Posts

  • Written Test
  • Practical Test
  • Stenography Test

For Chowkidar, Office Peon Posts

  • Physical Fitness Test
  • Viva Voce test

Physical Standard Test & Physical Efficiency Test Details

For Sub Inspector Posts

Physical Standard Test

  • Male
    • General & OBC: Minimum Height – 5′-6” & Chest – 31”X32”
    • SC & ST: Minimum Height – 5′-4” & Chest – 29”X30”
  • Female
    • General & OBC: Minimum Height – 5′-2” 
    • SC & ST: Minimum Height – 5′- 0”

Physical Efficiency Test

  • Run Race
    • Male Candidates: 1500 Metre Race & Time Allotted: 6 Minutes 30 Seconds
    • Female Candidates: 800 Meters Race & Time Allotted: 4 Minutes 15 Seconds
  • High Jump
    • Male Candidates: High Jump – Min. 1.25 Metres
    • Female Candidates: High Jump – Min. 1 Meter
  • Broad Jump
    • Male Candidates: Broad Jump – Min. 4 Metres
    • Female Candidates: Broad Jump – Min. 3 Meters 

For Driver Constable Posts

Physical Standard Test

  • Female Candidates: Height
    • For Gen/  Home Guard/  OBC/ Sportsman (Gen/ OBC) – 5′-2″
    • For ST/ SC/ Gorkhas of all categories – 5′-0″.
  • Male Candidates: Height
    • For Gen/  Home Guard/  OBC/ Sportsman (Gen/ OBC) – 5′-6″ & Chest – 31”*32”
    • For ST/ SC/ Gorkhas of all categories – 5′-4″ & Chest – 29″*30″

Physical Efficiency test

  • 1500 Meters Race
    • Male: 6.30 Minutes
    • Female: 4 Min 15 Sec
  • High Jump
    • Male: 1.25 Meters, 3 attempts
    • Female: Min 1 Meter, 3 attempts
  • Long Jump
    • Male: 4 Meters, 3 attempts
    • Female: 3 Meters, 3 attempts

Personality Test – 15 Marks

  • For NCC A Certificate – 1 Mark
  • For NCC B Certificate – 2 Marks
  • For NCC C Certificate – 3 Marks

Himachal Pradesh Police Application Process 2020 

If you are willing to apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020 and you don’t know how to apply? Then, our team is here to help you by giving the simple steps for filling the Online HP Police Application Form 2020.

How to Apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020?

Steps to Fill Online HP Police Applications:

  • Visit the Himachal Pradesh Police official portal, i.e., citizenportal.hppolice.gov.in
  • On the homepage, go to Notice Board tab
  • Find and click on the particular notification link
  • Read the completed details and instructions provided in the official HP Police Recruitment 2020 Advertisement
  • Check the eligibility criteria
  • If eligible, then  press “Apply Online”
  • Fill all the details in the form
  • Pay the fees (if applicable)
  • Upload the necessary documents like scanned signature and passport size photograph, etc.
  • Confirm  the details before submitting the online form
  • Finally, click “Submit” and take a hard copy of the online application
  • Keep the print out of the HP Police Application Form for future use

Steps to Fill Offline HP Police Applications:

  • Visit the Himachal Pradesh Police official portal, i.e., citizenportal.hppolice.gov.in
  • On the homepage, go to Notice Board tab
  • Find and click on the particular notification link
  • Download the HP Police Recruitment Notification 2020 PDF
  • Read the general conditions and instructions
  • Eligible intenders should download the application form
  • Take a print out of the application form and fill the necessary details
  • Attach educational and necessary documents and passport size photograph to the filled application form
  • Send it to the prescribed postal address by speed post

Salaries for Himachal Pradesh Police Jobs 2020

  • Constable Driver: Pay Scale – Rs.5910 to Rs. 20220 + Grade Pay Rs.1900/- 
  • Sub Inspector: Pay Scale – Rs. 10300 to Rs. 34800 + Grade Pay Rs. 4600
  • Constable: Pay Scale – Rs.5910 to Rs. 20220
  • Data Entry Operator (DEO): Rs. 10,000/-
  • Lower Division Assistant/ Typist/ Bench Assistant: Rs. 30,000/-
  • Stenographer Grade-III/ UDA cum Accountant: Rs. 35, 000/-
  • Office Peon/ Copyist/ Chowkidar: Rs. 9000/-

Refer to the official notification for the exact pay scale as the pay scale will vary based on the rules and regulations of the Himachal Pradesh Police Department.

HP Police 2020 Document Verification

Applicants have to carry the following mentioned documents while appearing for the Physical Standard Test/ Physical Endurance Test or Document Verification.

  • Date of Birth certificate
  • HSLC certificate or equivalent certificates
  • SSC certificate
  • Sports certificate
  • Graduation certificate (BA / B. SC / B.Com or equivalent)
  • Post Graduation certificate (MA / M. SC / M.Com or equivalent)
  • Degree/ Diploma certificate from a recognised institute
  • NCC certificates including certificate of medals
  • Experience certificate of serving as a Home guard (if applicable)
  • NCC certificates Republic day participation certificates, etc
  • Caste certificate (in case of you belonging to OBC/ ST (P)/ ST (H)/ SC / MOBC)
  • Two passport size photographs

HP Police Application Fee Details 2020

Contenders are required to pay the application fee or examination fee as prescribed in the official advertisement (according to the candidates’ category).

  • Ex-serviceman of Himachal Pradesh aspirants are exempted from the fee payment
  • Aspirants can choose any one of the online payment methods to pay the application fee such as the credit card, debit card, net banking, wallets.

Driver Constable Posts:

  • General Category candidates: Rs. 140
  • SC/ ST/ OBC category candidates: Rs.35
  • Ex-serviceman of Himachal Pradesh: No Fee

Sub Inspector Posts:

  • General Category candidates: Rs. 360
  • SC/ ST/ OBC category candidates: Rs. 120
  • Ex-serviceman of Himachal Pradesh: No Fee

Constable Posts:

  • General Category candidates: Rs. 140
  • SC/ ST/ OBC category candidates: Rs.35
  • Ex-serviceman of Himachal Pradesh: No Fee

Contact Details

  • Communication and Technical Services,
  • Superintendent of Police, 
  • New Police Complex, Khallini, Shimla, 
  • Himachal Pradesh – 171002.

HP Police Exam Pattern 2020

Without knowing the exam pattern, it is difficult to prepare for this exam. By understanding the pattern, you can know the no. of questions involved, subjects names, total no. of marks, marks allotted for each section, duration of the written exam, etc.

HP Police Constable Exam Pattern 2020

  • Total No of Marks: 80 
  • Total No of questions: 100
  • Question type: Objective
  • Subjects involved: English, Hindi, General Awareness, Reasoning, Aptitude, Maths & Science
  • Exam Duration: 90 Minutes
  • Personality test – 15 Marks

HP Police Sub Inspector Exam Pattern 2020

  • Total No of Marks: 100 
  • Total No of questions: 100
  • Question type: Objective
  • Subjects involved: General English, Hindi Language, General Awareness, Logical Reasoning, Maths and Science
  • Question per each subject: 20
  • Marks allotted per each subject: 20
  • Exam Duration: 90 Minutes

Syllabus 2020 for HP Police Jobs

Himachal Pradesh Police Syllabus includes the below topics such as reasoning, aptitude, general English, general knowledge, etc. Check the detailed HP Police Exam Syllabus 2020 here on our website.

  • Reasoning
  • General Aptitude
  • History and Culture of Himachal Pradesh
  • General English
  • Social Studies
  • General Knowledge

HP Police Previous Papers PDF

Most of the individuals preparing for police exams prefer to solve as many previous question papers as possible. HP Police Previous Papers are the best source for your preparation. By solving old question papers, applicants can understand the questions involved, subjects names, exam pattern, marks allotted for each section, duration of the written exam, etc. So, the Himachal Pradesh Police Model Papers will help the applied candidates to score good marks.

Recommended HP Police Books

  • Himachal Pradesh Police Constable Bharti Pariksha 2020 by Arihant Experts
  • Himachal Pradesh HP Police Constable Sipahi Recruitment Exam Practice Paper Sets ( Abhyas Paper ) 2020 by Ram Singh Yadav and Yajvender Yadav
  • Himachal Pradesh Police: Constable Recruitment Exam Guide (Hindi) by RPH Editorial Board
  • Set of Himachal Pradesh HP Police Constable Sipahi Recruitment Exam Complete Guide & Practice Papers Set Hindi Medium 2020 by Ram Singh Yadav and Yajvender Yadav
  • Himachal Pradesh HP Police Constable Sipahi Recruitment Exam Complete Guide Hindi Medium 2020 by Ram Singh Yadav and Yajvender Yadav
  • Himachal Pradesh Constable Bharti Pariksha by Lal and Jain
  • Himachal Pradesh Police: Constable Recruitment Exam Guide by Author RPH Editorial Board
  • Himachal Pradesh Police Constable Bharti Pariksha Margdarshika (2019 – 2020) by R M Sharma (IPS) and DR. Meena Sharma (Professor)

citizenportal.hppolice.gov.in Admit Card 2020

Aspirants who have applied for HP Police Recruitment 2020 can download the call letter from the official web portal. HP Police Admit Card 2020 is a mandatory document to enter into the exam hall. So, applied contenders have to provide the registration number, date of birth, password, etc. details to download the admission letter.

Himachal Pradesh Police Exam Results 2020

Applied aspirants who have successfully attended the written examination can check HP Police Results 2020 on its official portal. To check your result, you have to get ready with your log in details. By entering the correct information, you can get the Himachal Pradesh Police Results 2020.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the pay scale for HP Police Jobs?

Ans. Selected aspirants will get a good salary (according to the job they get qualified for) as per the norms of the Himachal Pradesh Police Department organisation.

Q. How can I apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020?

Ans. You have to apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020 through online or offline mode by visiting the Himachal Pradesh Police official website.

Q. What are the details of the HP Police SI Physical Efficiency Test?

Ans. The physical test includes race, high jump, and broad jump.

  • Run Race
    • Male Candidates: 1500 Metre Race & Time Allotted: 6 Minutes 30 Seconds
    • Female Candidates: 800 Meters Race & Time Allotted: 4 Minutes 15 Seconds
  • High Jump
    • Male Candidates: High Jump – Min. 1.25 Metres
    • Female Candidates: High Jump – Min. 1 Meter
  • Broad Jump
    • Male Candidates: Broad Jump – Min. 4 Metres
    • Female Candidates: Broad Jump – Min. 3 Meters

Q. What is the age limit required to apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020?

Ans. The minimum age is 18 years, and the maximum age varies according to the post.

Q. Where I have to apply for HP Police Recruitment 2020 jobs?

Ans. You can apply to the Himachal Pradesh Police Department’s official portal.

Q. What is the selection process for HP Police Jobs 2020?

Ans. The selection procedure includes the Written Test, proficiency in computers, PET/ PST, verification of documents, extra-curricular activities, stenography test, practical test, physical test, etc

Q. What are the details of the HP Police Constable Physical Standard Test?

Ans. The HP Police Constable Physical Standard Test details are

  • Female Candidates: Height
    • For Gen/  Home Guard/  OBC/ Sportsman (Gen/ OBC) – 5′-2″
    • For ST/ SC/ Gorkhas of all categories – 5′-0″.
  • Male Candidates: Height
    • For Gen/  Home Guard/  OBC/ Sportsman (Gen/ OBC) – 5′-6″ & Chest – 31”*32”
    • For ST/ SC/ Gorkhas of all categories – 5′-4″ & Chest – 29″*30″

Q. What is the salary for HP Police SI Jobs?

Ans. The salary for HP Police SI Jobs is Pay Scale – Rs. 10300 to Rs. 34800 + Grade Pay Rs. 4600.

Q. What is the selection process of HP Police Constable Driver Recruitment?

Ans. The selection process of HP Police Constable Driver Recruitment is as follows:

  • Written Exam
  • Physical Efficiency Test
  • Document Verification

Q. What is the educational qualification for HP Police Sub Inspector Posts?

Ans. Candidates must complete graduation from any recognised university /institute or board to apply for HP Police Sub Inspector Posts.

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