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HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: Last Day to Apply For 311 Vacancies

HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: Himachal Pradesh Forest Department has released the notification for the recruitment of Forest Guard to be recruited on a contractual basis. A total of 311 vacancies has been announced for Forest Guard posts in HPFD. The detailed advertisement regarding the procedure & criteria of selection by CCF & CFs was published on 05th July 2021 on the official website @hpforest.nic.in or @forp.hp.gov.in.The interested candidates can apply online till 19th August 2021. The candidates should bookmark this page to get updated about the detailed advertisement for the HP Forest Guard Recruitment.

HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021: Important Dates

The important dates of HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021 have been tabulated below.

Activity Dates
Intimation to the Circles 18th June 2021
Advertisement for procedure & criteria of selection (By CCF/CFs) 05th July 2021
Dates for submission of application form 06th July 2021 to 19th August 2021
Scrutiny of forms (including evaluation parameters) 20th August 2021 to 08th September 2021
Intimation for Physical Test 09th September 2021 to 20th September 2021
Dates for carrying out Physical Test 21st September 2021 to 20th October 2021
Uploading of Admit Cards for the written test by the Circles 21st October 2021 to 25th October 2021
Intimation by the Circles to UHF Nauni & HQ regarding no. of question papers required 26th October 2021 to 30th October 2021
Date of Written Test on OMR Sheets 31st October 2021
Uploading of key and raising of objections by candidates, if any 01st October 2021 to 05th November 2021
Evaluation and compilation of written test by UHF-Nauni 06th November 2021 to 15th November 2021
Collection of results from UHF-Nauni by respective Circles; decoding of answer-sheets, adding of PET marks, and preparation of merit list for interview 16th November 2021 to 19th November 2021
Declaration of date for verification of evaluation parameters 20th November 2021 to 26th November 2021
Date of verification of certificates for evaluation 27th November 2021 to 03rd December 2021
Compilation of merit-list and declaration of the final result 04th December 2021 to 06th December 2021

HP Forest Guard Schedule PDF

HP Forest Guard Vacancies

Himachal Pradesh Forest Department has released 311 vacancies of Forest Guard posts @hpforest.nic.in or @forp.hp.gov.in for various districts in Himachal Pradesh.The district-wise vacancy for HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021 from the below table

SNo District Vacancy
1 Bilaspur 30
2 Chamba 15
3 Dharamshala 57
4 Liamirpur 37
5 Kullu 30
6 Mandi 35
7 Naluui 20
8 Rampur 23
9 Shimla 24
10 Solan 17
11 WL Shimla 15
12 WL D/Shala 03
13 GHNP Sharnshi 05
Total Vacancies 311

HP Forest Guard Eligibility Criteria

The candidates interested in the vacancies of forest guard must fulfill the eligibility criteria include educational qualification, physical criteria as mentioned below

Education Qualification

The candidates must have passed their Intermediate/ 12th class or equivalent qualification from a recognized Board/ University.

Physical Criteria

The candidates have to fulfill the below-mentioned physical characteristics to apply for the HP Forest Guard post.

Characteristics Males Female
Height 165 cm 150 cm
Chest with expansion 84 cm 79 cm
Chest without expansion 79 cm 74 cm


Distance Males Female
100 metres 14 seconds 17 seconds
800 metres 2 min 45 seconds 4 min 15 seconds

How to Apply Online for HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021?

  1. Visit the official recruitment portal website @forp.hp.gov.in
  2. On the homepage, search for HP Forest Department Invites Online Applications for recruitment of 311 Forest Guards on contract basis”
  3. Click on the “Apply Online” link or from the direct link provided below.
  4. A new page will open on your screen, fill all the details in the application form.
  5. Submit application fee if applicable.
  6. Finally submit the form before the last date, i.e. 19th August 2021.

Click here to download HP Forest Guard Recruitment 2021 Notification

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