DP Constable Exam 2024: Comprehensive Guide

All details concerning the exam are drive from the notification of the previous year’s examination. For the most recent DP Constable Exam notification, syllabus, and exam pattern, please refer to our latest jobs notification page.

To fill the position of Constable (Executive) in the Delhi Police, the (SSC) Staff Selection Commission, which oversees recruitment for the Delhi Police, will soon release the latest official notification on its authorized website for the most recent job openings for the year 2022-23. 

The Staff Selection Commission will host an exam for the Delhi Police Recruitment 2023 constable positions. SSC will soon release the important dates of the DP Constable exam 2022. The Delhi Police recruitment exam for 2022 is open to applicants between the ages of 18 years to 25 years interested in joining the force.

Official Notification for SSC Delhi Police Constable 2022-23

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) and Delhi Police will both release the Official Advertisement PDF for the SSC DP Constable exam for 2022 on March 02, 2023. Earlier, the official announcement for the DP Constables 2020 exam was made public on the SSC website to fill 5846+ constable positions. We will provide you with the link for the DP Constable Exam 2022 as soon as it will be released by the SSC or Delhi Police.

What is meant by Delhi Police?

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India, is in charge of the Delhi Police (DP), which enforces the law in the NCT of Delhi. The Delhi Police ensure the safety of the capital. For this purpose, the Delhi Police released job openings for different positions every year.

Summary of the DP Constable Exam 2022-23

For the Delhi Police Examination, 2022, Constable (Executive) Male/Female Recruitment, the SSC is in charge. Check the information in the table below for a summary of the Delhi Police Constable Examination 2022.


Particulars Details
Name of Examination Delhi Police Constable Recruitment
The Organising Body (SSC) The Staff Selection Commission
Profile Constable (Executive) (Male & Female)
Opening Yet to be announced
Level of Exam National
Job Area Delhi
Salary Rs 21700 – Rs 69100/-
Mode of Registration Online
Registration Fees
  1. Unreserved – INR 100/-
  2. SC/ST/PWD/Women – No Fee
Mode of Examination Online
Negative Scoring 0.25 marks
Languages Hindi & English
Selection Criteria
  1. Computer-Based Test
  2. Physical Endurance Test
  3. Physical Measurement Test
  4. Medical Examination
Authorised Website https://www.delhipolice.nic.in/
Website To Register Online ssc.nic.in

Openings for Delhi Police Constables in 2022-23

The official notification, which SSC will release on 2nd March 2023, will also cover information about the 2022 DP Constable Job Openings. The DP Recruitment authority has already announced 5846 Constable openings in the year 2020. Let’s look at the 2020 openings for DP Constables, broken down by category for reference purposes.

DP Constable Openings 2020
Profile General




Other Backward castes


Caste Total Openings






Constable (Executive)- Male

(Including Backlog ST-15 & SC-19)

95 19 37 52 226 157 3433
Female Constable (Executive) 933 202 387 328 1944 94 1944
Constable (Executive)- Male Ex-Servicemen

(Commando) (Including Backlog ST-19 & Sc-34)

93 19 37 67 243 24 226
Constable (Executive) Male 1681 343 662 590 3433 27 243
Total 2801 583 1123 1037 5846 302 5846

 Delhi Police Constable Recruitment Form 2022-23

The online registration period for the SSC Delhi Police Constable Recruitment 2022 will start on March 2, 2023, at www.sss.nic.in,  the organization’s authorised website. Candidates must apply online on the SSC Headquarters’ authorised website, https://ssc.nic.in.

Registration Fee for SSC Delhi Police Recruitment 2022-23

For the Delhi Police Constable 2022 exam, a Rs. 100 online application fee is required. All SC, women, ST, and ex-servicemen applicants who are eligible for the exam will not require to pay any registration fee.

Category Registration Fee
ST/ SC/PWBD Applicants
Female Applicants
Other Category Rs 100/-

Application Process for DP Constable Exam 2022-23

Steps for completing the Delhi Police Online Registration Form 2022

  • Go to the authorised website of SSC https://ssc.nic.in or click on the link for the online form.
  •     On the homepage, look for the link labelled “New Registration” and click it.
  •   Complete all the procedures necessary to generate your Registration ID and password, which you’ll need to complete the application form.
  •   Once your login credentials have been created, log in with them.
  • You can access the application form after logging in. Fill out the form completely. To prevent future issues, try to avoid making any blunders.
  •   Once all the information has been entered accurately, you will be prompted to upload some documents. Click the “Continue” button after uploading all the required items and adding your scanned signature and photo.
  •   Recheck the form & click on the “Submit” option if all information provided by you is correct.
  • The submission of your application. You can download and print the document for correspondence in the future

Eligibility Criteria for DP Constable Recruitment 2022-23

Applicants must meet the requirements to be eligible to apply online for the Delhi Police constable recruitment in 2022. Applicants must be Indian citizens to apply for this exam. Here are the exact eligibility requirements for Delhi Police for 2022:

Educational Qualification

  •     The applicants must have a passing grade in 10+2 (Senior Secondary) from any recognized school board.

Relaxation up to the eleventh pass:

  •   Only Delhi Police buglers, bandsmen, drivers, mounted constables, dispatch riders, etc.
  • Sons of active, retired & deceased police officers, including Delhi Police Multi-Tasking Staff.

Age Criteria

The applicants must be between the ages of 18 years to 25 years. Only the following circumstances will allow for a relaxation of the aforementioned higher age limit: –

  •   Up to a maximum of five years for applicants who fall under the Scheduled Tribe category or Scheduled Caste.
  •       Age relaxation of up to 3 years for an applicant from the OBC category.
  •   For athletes who have competed for their country or a state at the national or international level within the last 3 years, up to a maximum of five years from the last date of receipt of online registration.
  •     For departmental applicants of the Delhi Police, a relaxation of the upper age limit is permitted up to 40 years for the UR category, 43 years for OBC, and 45 years for SCs/STs.
  •     Sons of active, retired, or deceased police officers or members of the Delhi Police’s Multi-Tasking Staff are eligible for age relaxation of up to 29 years.

Important Requirements

For the position of Const. (Exe.) Male in the Delhi Police, applicants must have a current LMV driving licence as of the date of PE&MT. A learner’s permit is inadmissible.

Selection Criteria for DP Constable Recruitment 2022-23

The DP Constable Recruitment 2022 selection process will cover the below-mentioned stages.

A computer-based exam – This exam gauges how well applicants understand the fundamentals of computers. Questions are posed about things like MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint.

  •   Physical Measurement and Endurance Test: The purpose of this test is to determine the applicant’s level of physical fitness.
  •   Medical Examination – To pass this examination, applicants must meet the Delhi Police’s minimum requirements for health status.
  •   Documentation – Applicants that pass the aforementioned rounds will be invited for document verification.

There are two stages to the SSC DP Constable Recruitment Procedure in 2022:

  •       An online test using a computer
  •       Measurement and physical testing
Exam Maximum Scores/ Qualifying
Computer-Based Examination 100 Points
Physical Measurement & Endurance Qualifying Tests (PE&MT) Qualifying

Documents Required for the DP Constable Recruitment 2022-23

Only those who have a valid admit card and an original, valid photo ID proof will be permitted to take the exam. The date of birth must be mentioned on the ID proof. Applicants must have one of the original photo identifications listed below:

  •     Driving Permit with Aadhaar Card
  •     The voter ID card
  •     Identity card issued by a college, university, or school Passport PAN Card Employer ID Card (Gov./PSU)
  •     Additionally, you must bring two passport-sized photos with you to the exam centre.

DP Constable Exam Centres 2022-23

The list of exam centres for the DP Constable Recruitment Exam 2022 will be released by SSC and Delhi Police. Between over 121 cities, applicants have three centre alternatives within the same region, listed in priority order.

Exam centre requests will not be taken into consideration. The nine SSC regions—Eastern, Central, Karnataka, Madhya Pradesh Sub-Region, Kerala, North Eastern, North Western Sub-Region, Northern, Western, and Southern—are used to categorise the test centres.

Payscale of DP Constable

Applicants who are chosen for the Delhi Police’s constable position must be aware that their compensation will be based on the following grade pay and pay matrix. Check out the information on the Delhi Police Constable PayScale provided below.


  •     Pay Range: Rs. 5,200 – Rs 20,200 plus Grade Pay of Rs (Revised Salary after 7th CPC pay Matrix Level-03)
  •       Pay Level 3 of Pay Scale 3. (Rs 21,700- Rs 69, 100)
Profile  Minimum PayScale Maximum PayScale
Police Constable Rs 5,200/- Rs 20,200/-

Preparation Tips & Tricks for DP Constable Recruitment 2022-23

To crack the DP Constable exam, take a look at the following tips and tricks.

Obtain examination information

It’s time to create short-term goals after the exam dates have been made public. Recognizing the topics and exam structure is the first step in getting ready for the police exam.

Choose your areas of strength and weakness.

You must analyse each topic after going over the exam specifics and the training for Delhi police constables to determine your areas of strength and weakness. By doing this, you can work harder in your weak areas.

Manage your time

Exam management is the key to performing well in a competitive exam. You must consistently practise mock exams to perform well in the exam.

Create Important notes

Prepare significant yet concise notes all year to cover the whole Delhi constable course for revision a few days before the exam.

Read the questions carefully

Most candidates make the error of reading a question only partially and replying improperly. By attentively reading the question and understanding what it means, you can attempt the test better.

Don’t rely on guesswork

Guesswork may result in more wrong answers, increasing your chances of getting low marks. So, it’s preferable to not answer if you’re unsure of the response.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the minimum age requirement to become a DP Constable?

The highest age limit for DP Constable Selection is 25 years old. Post-recruitment requires applicants to be at least 18 years old.

What is the duration of the probation period for a DP Constable?

The probationary period for Delhi police constables is two years.

How will the selection process for DP Constables be conducted?

The exam is broken into two sections: a computer-based test and a measuring and physical endurance test

How much does a Delhi Police Constable salary right now?

In-hand pay for a constable in the Delhi Police is approximately Rs 33,000.

When will the Delhi Police Constable Exam 2022 application procedure open?

The registration process will start from March 2nd till March 31, 2023.

Can an applicant from UP attempt this exam?

Yes, applicants from all Indian states are eligible to apply for the 2022 Delhi Police Recruitment.

Are the medical standard and physical endurance and measurement tests compulsory for the DP Constable exam 2022?

Yes, the ultimate selection of applicants for the Delhi Police Constable Post requires passing the physical endurance and measurement test as well as the medical standard. Since these stages are an important part of the selection criteria, applicants just need to complete all the stages.

How many scores will there be in the computer-based exam?

There will be 100 possible marks on a computer-based exam.

Which organising body would handle the 2022 Delhi Police Constable Exam?

The exam for Delhi Police Constables in 2022 will be held by Staff Selection Commission (SSC).

What is the registration fee that must be paid for the DP Constable recruitment 2022?

The applicants from the general category must submit a fee of Rs 100. (Expected). And candidates from other categories will not have to pay any fee.