This affidavit is a declaration made by an individual that he/she is a resident of a particular state. A domicile certificate is a proof that the bearer of the certificate is a
resident of a certain state or country by which the Certificate has been issued. Affidavit for Domicile Certificate is attached with the application for obtaining the Domicile
Certificate which is a proof that the person is a resident of that particular state or union territory.
To make this affidavit legally enforceable, the document needs to be printed on a stamp paper of an appropriate value and be signed in the presence of an Oath Commissioner who shall attest
same. This affidavit can be used by a continuous resident of a particular state or union territory in order to apply for a Domicile Certificate.