Step 1 – Visit the CSD AFD Online official website https://afd.csdindia.gov.in/login/
Step 2 — If you are a registered user, log in with your credentials first to search for products and place your order. Click on “SHOP NOW” to start purchasing your desired products.
Step 3 – If you are a new user, then click on “Not a member yet? Register Now”. This option allows new users to register on the website.
It is advisable to keep the following things handy with you before beginning the process of registration:
Grocery / Canteen card
Mobile phone for OTP verification
Step 4 — Then enter your mobile number and click on ‘Send OTP’. Add the OTP in the required box which you have received on your mobile number.
Step 5 — Verify all details like your Name, Grocery Card ID, Grocery Chip number, Employment Status, Organization, Date of Birth, Date of Joining, PAN number, etc., and then click on the button ‘Submit’.
The key objective of the launch of this Online Portal is to promote about 45 Lakh CSD beneficiaries counting Serving & Retired persons from the Armed Forces and Serving Civilian Defence employees to buy AFD-I items (like Cars, Motorcycles, Washing machines, TVs, Fridges, etc) from the convenience of their home. AFD-I objects are typically categorized based on the retail price of INR 8000 and above.
CSD AFD Inform Beneficiaries that from 1st October 2022, the applicability of Compensation Cess on CSD Outward Supplies on Four Wheelers and Two Wheelers is being executed by CSD HO. Thus, there will be a small increase in the selling cost of the vehicles because of the GST implications.
CSD’s trading operation is worked around seven basic product Groups.
|Division||CSD AFD Items|
|Group II||Household Requisites|
|Group III||General Use Items|
|Group IV||Watches and Stationery|
|Group VI||Food & Medicinal Items|
|Group VII||4 Wheelers, 2 Wheelers & White goods|
CSD Canteen Items Code ListWhile all these products are procured based on demand from URCs, products in Group VII cannot be stored at URCs, and neither can they be shelved! For this reason, CSD procures these items from the trade on behalf of the end user “Against Firm Demand” (AFD).
- 67254 – SPLIT AC AR24M (2 TON) 3* MODEL AR24NV3JGMC
- 67268 – SPLIT AC AR 18M (1.5 TON) 5*
- 67371 – SPLIT AIR CONDITIONER INVERTER 5 STAR MODEL AR18NVSPAWK 1.5 TON
- 67378 – INVERTER SPLIT AC 2 TON 3 STAR AR24 SERIES
- 67377 – INVERTER SPLIT COPPER AC 1.5 TON 3 STAR AR18 SERIES
- Click to continue the code list
HP Laptop and Desktop available models in CSD Canteen (Delhi and Pune)
- Please contact the respective depot for price and availability
- 68009 – SPECTRE X360 13-AE502TU
- 68008 – SPECTRE X360 13-AE503TU
- 68007 – HP15-DA0296TU
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CSD is a Service Shop, Not Profit Making Organization
India’s Biggest Chain Store for Serving and Retired Armed Forces Personnel and their Families
Canteen Stores Department (CSD) sells various products (more than 5000) through 3900 Unit Run Canteens located in various parts of India to Army Personnel and their families. CSD gained over 12 million consumers on its prompt service. CSD maintained 34 Depot (Warehouse – Go down) to supply products to all respective Unit Run Canteens.
CSD is the biggest welfare organization serving the personnel of the Armed Forces, Ex-Servicemen, and their families.
The main customer of CSD is Army, Navy, and Air Force Officers, JCOs, ORs, Ex-Servicemen, Serving and Retired Defence Civilians, and Family Pensioners. CSD published the listed products to all URC canteen during the month of January each year through a Pictorial Price-List. The listed products are categorized in CSD Army Canteen into seven segments.
Toilet Soaps, Oral Care, Haircare, Cosmetics, Detergent, Diapers, and Napkins items are under Group-1
Electrical Appliances, Cookers, Crockery, Kitchenware, Sewing Machines, and other Household requisites such as Gas Stoves, Flasks, Casserole, Light Products, and Torch Cell items are under Group-2
Hosiery items, Plasticware, Footwear, Luggage, Undergarments, Helmet, Sunglasses, Tracksuit, Sports Goods, and Plastic Furniture items are under Group 3
Wristwatches and Stationery items are under Group 4
Liquor items are under Group 5
Food Stationery and Medicinal items are under Group 6
And last Group-7 items are most attractive among all Personnel called AFD Items, such as Television, Refrigerators, Washing Machines, Two-wheelers, Cars, Tractors, Cooking Ranges (Ovens and Chimneys), Air Conditioners & Geysers, etc.,
AFD products are divided into two categories for the convenience of the customers. AFD items are not stocked in the Depot or URC. Once indent an item by the customer, CSD has arranged to collect the item from the respective dealer through a copy of the local supply order (LS). Car, Bike, Scooters, Televisions, Washing machines, Refrigerators, Air conditions, and Tractors are available under the Category -1 AFD Items.
The AFD Category -2 items are available in URC Canteen. Geysers, ovens, Sewing machines, Cooking items, Air coolers, mattresses, etc., are directly purchased from the army canteen.
Initially, the Preliminary Screening Committee will decide to introduce the recommended items in CSD. The committee comprising of representatives of CSD and three Services, nominated by the Services HQ. After the negotiation of the price of the product with the manufacturer, the final consideration by the Board of Administration (BOA) was chaired by the General Manager (GM) CSD.
URC Canteen is a linked store between the CSD and customers. The main focus of the URC Canteens is to provide daily usage products to customers at a price cheaper than the open market. At present, 3794 URC Canteen are functioning across the country.
Purchase of AFD Items (Against Firm Demand Items) through the official website of the Canteen Stores Department (CSD). CSD has recently launched an online website for purchasing cars, bikes, scooters, and home appliances. All eligible CSD customers are requested to register with a smart card on this CSD web portal for further transactions. [Click to read more]
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AFD means ‘Against Firm Demand’ is a consignment between the customer and dealer in the presence of CSD. No-AFD items are classified under direct selling the products to customers by Cash or Card through URC Canteens. There is a limit for AFD and Non-AFD items to purchase in the CSD canteen. AFD items are bifurcated according to the price of goods above Rs. 750. [Click to read more]
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How can I change or reset a password in CSD AFD online platform?
CSD AFD online portal offers a choice to change or reset passwords on the login page only. You need to click on the link ‘Lost your password and enter your registered email id. Then, CSD AFD will mail you the link for changing the password.
What does AFD Quota mean in the CSD Canteen?
CSD AFD Quota is a conditional policy for purchasing items for CSD beneficiaries. The purchasing requirements are commonly described as AFD Items, Non-AFD Items, and Liquor Items.
What do you mean by CSD?
CSD or Canteen Stores Department is the department under the authority of the Ministry of Defence. The Canteen Stores Department (CSD) delivers its customers quality products of everyday use at cheaper rates than the market price. 50% GST is avoided and the left out GST is added to the wholesale price of the product for URCs. The deal from URC to the patron is completely removed from GST.