Delhi Judiciary Vacancy 2023: Latest DJS Vacancy Announced

Author : Tanya Kaushal

Updated On : November 7, 2023


Overview: How many Delhi Judiciary Vacancies will be released in 2023? Is there any age relaxation for the General category in Delhi Judiciary Exam Recruitment? How many seats are there in the Delhi judiciary? These are the frequently asked questions by the judiciary aspirants. So, we have come up with mind-boggling answers to your queries. 

On 6 November 2023, the Delhi High Court released the official Delhi Judiciary Exam 2023 Notification to fill Civil Judge posts in the Delhi Civil Service (Judicial Branch).

This time, a total of 53 vacancies have been announced. Out of which, 44 posts are existing and 09 posts are anticipated. However, you must note that no DJS vacancy has been announced for the Other Backward Caste (OBC - Creamy & Non-Creamy). The HC might add new vacancies for this category in future. 

Along with this announcement, crucial details regarding the application process and the preliminary exam date were also announced.

This post shall walk you through category-wise Delhi Judiciary Vacancy 2023, previous year vacancy trends, and more.

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Delhi Judiciary Vacancy 2023: OUT NOW

Here is the table representing the category-wise break up of DJS vacancies 2023:

Category Existing Vacancies Anticipated Vacancies Total Vacancies
General 28 06 34
SC 02 03 05
ST 14 00 14
TOTAL 44 09 53

Delhi Judiciary Vacancy 2023 [PwD Category]

Here's the table of DJS 2023 vacancy for the PwD candidates:

Category Vacancies for PwD Candidates
PwD (Blindness, Low Vision) 03
PwD (One Arm, One Leg, Both Legs, Leprosy Cured, Dwarfism, and Acid Attack Victims) 03
PwD (Specific Learning Disability) and PwD (Multiple Disabilities involving Blindness, Low Vision, One Arm, One Leg, Both Legs, Leprosy Cured, Dwarfism, Acid Attack, and Specific Learning) 03
Total 09

Note: Only those candidates who have identified disabilities of 40% or more are eligible to avail the reservation under the PwD category. 

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Previous Year Delhi Judiciary Vacancy

In the previous year, the Delhi Judiciary witnessed a substantial number of vacancies, offering numerous opportunities for aspiring judicial professionals to join the esteemed judicial system and contribute to the administration of justice in the capital city.

Delhi Civil Judge Vacancy 2022

Before proceeding with the Delhi Judiciary Application Form, knowing the vacancies for each category is essential. Check out the table below to know the category-wise Delhi Judiciary Vacancy 2022:

Category No. of Vacancies Total
Existing Anticipated
General 24 62 86
SC 3 5 8
ST 28 1 29
Total 55 68 123

Delhi Civil Judge Vacancy 2022 (PWD)

Out of the 123 vacancies mentioned above, a total of 10 vacancies in the judiciary are reserved for the PwD category shall be as given in the table below:

Category Vacancies
PwD (Blind and Low Vision) 04
PwD (one arm, one leg, both legs, leprosy cured, dwarfism, and acid attack victims) 03
PwD (Specific Learning Disability) and PwD (Multiple Disabilities involving blindness and low vision, one arm, one leg, both legs, leprosy cured, dwarfism and acid attack, and specific learning) 03
Total 10

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Delhi Judicial Vacancy List 2019

Check out the below table to know the Delhi Judiciary Vacancy List for 2019:

Category No. of Vacancies Remarks
General 33 2 Backlog; 2 Fresh; 29 Anticipated
SC 15 12 Backlog; 03 Anticipated
ST 27 All Backlog
Total 75 -

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Delhi Judiciary Vacancy List 2018

Go through the category-wise vacancies for Delhi Judiciary 2018:

Category Total No. of Vacancies
General 112
SC 26
ST 09
Total 147

Delhi Judicial Services 2017 Vacancy List

The Delhi Judiciary Vacancy List details for 2017 are tabulated below:

Category Total No. of Vacancies Remarks
General 18 -
SC 11 7 backlog vacancies
ST 21 19 backlog vacancies
Total 50 -


In summary, the Delhi High Court's 2023 notification for the Delhi Judiciary Exam, aimed at recruiting Civil Judges, brings significant insights and key information for aspirants.

Here are the key takeaways:

  • 53 vacancies have been announced, with a breakdown of existing and anticipated positions.
  • Notably, there are currently no announced vacancies for the Other Backward Caste (OBC), though future additions are possible.
  • Special provisions for Persons with Disabilities (PwD) candidates include 9 reserved positions across various categories.
  • Previous year vacancies reveal a history of opportunities for judicial professionals in the Delhi Judiciary, contributing to the administration of justice.

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