Everything You Need to Know About New HP Gas Connection

byMrinal MandalLast Updated: May 3, 2024
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HP Gas, a brand of Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, is one of the largest LPG gas providers in India with a capacity of 5582 thousand metric tonnes per year. They serve a large number of customers throughout the country, with many households using HP Gas for their cooking needs.

This guide covers all the necessary information for obtaining a new HP Gas connection, including service charges, LPG gas price, and how to apply for a new connection or book an HP Gas cylinder online.

Service Charges for a New HP Gas Connection

When applying for a new HP Gas connection, you will be required to pay the following service charges:

Refundable deposit for a cylinderRs. 2,900/ (Rs. INR 1450 each)
Refundable deposit for a cylinder (in union territories and North Eastern states)INR 100
Refundable deposit for a regulatorINR 150

LPG Gas Prices in Different Cities of India

Here is a list of the LPG prices for domestic cooking gas cylinders in different states of India. 

CityLPG Price
BengaluruINR 887.50
BhubaneshwarINR 886.00
ChandigarhINR 894.00
ChennaiINR 900.50
GurgaonINR 893.50
HyderabadINR 937.00
JaipurINR 888.50
KolkataINR 911.00
LucknowINR 922.50
MumbaiINR 884.50
New DelhiINR 884.50
NoidaINR 882.50
PatnaINR 974.50
TrivandrumINR 894.00

How to Apply for a New HP Gas Connection Online?

It is very easy to apply for a new HP Gas connection online as it only takes a very short time and little effort. Follow these simple steps to apply for a new HP Gas connection online: 

  1. Go to HP Gas’ official website
  2. Click on ‘Register for LPG Connection’
  3. Select the Type of Connection as ‘Regular LPG Connection’
  4. Select your ‘State’ and ‘District’
  5. Click on ‘Show List’ to check all the Bharat Gas distributors in your district
  6. Select the distributor in your area and click on ‘Continue’
  7. Fill the form and enter your details, followed by uploading the documents
  8. Accept the declaration and click on ‘Submit’

Documents Required to Apply for a New HP Gas Connection

You will be required to submit identification proof and address when you are applying for a new HP Gas connection. Here is a list of documents that will be required as identity and address proof: 

For identity proof: 

  • Aadhaar Card
  • Driving License
  • ID card issued by State or Central Government
  • PAN Card 
  • Passport
  • Voter ID Card

For address proof: 

How to Book an HP Gas Cylinder Online? 

Booking an HP Gas cylinder online is easy and can be done through platforms such as Paytm. To book an HP gas cylinder on Paytm, follow these steps:

  • Open the Paytm app on your phone
  • Go to the “Bill Payments” section and click on ‘View More’
  • Scroll the screen and reach to ‘Pay your Home Bills; and  click on “Book Gas Cylinder”
  • Choose “HP Gas” as your gas provider
  • Enter your consumer number, 17-digit LPG ID, or registered mobile number
  • Click “Proceed”
  • Pay for the HP gas booking using a debit or credit card, Paytm UPI, etc.

Effect of GST Rule on Domestic Cooking Gas

In 2017, the Indian government implemented GST, which has impacted the prices of various goods and services. This includes cooking gas, which is subject to a 5% GST charge for the first 12 subsidized cylinders and an 18% GST charge for non-subsidized cylinders. Before the introduction of GST, some states in India did not impose taxes on cooking gas, making it tax-free in those states. However, with the implementation of GST, cooking gas is now subject to taxes in all states.


Obtaining a new HP Gas connection is now convenient as it can be done online from the comfort of your own home or any location. The process requires minimal time and effort. When applying for a new HP Gas connection, you will need to pay various service charges, and the price of refilling your cylinder is influenced by the GST tax rate. Additionally, you can book an HP Gas cylinder online through Paytm, which is a simple process without any extra charges.


Is it compulsory to buy the gas accessories from HP Gas after getting a connection?

While it is not mandatory to purchase accessories such as a hotplate from HP Gas after obtaining a new connection, it is recommended to use a BIS (Bureau of Indian Standards) approved hotplate for safety when using cooking gas.

Can I transfer my HP gas connection to a different location?

Yes, it is possible to transfer your HP gas connection to a different location. If you need to transfer the connection to a different state, you will need to obtain a Termination Voucher (TV).

Can I cancel an application for a new HP Gas connection?

It is possible to cancel your application for a new HP Gas connection. If you have already made a payment for the connection, you will need to visit the nearest HP gas distributor to request a refund.

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