This article is for anyone want to update his/he name, address, dob and other details on the aadhaar card. Aadhar card update is very easy and convenient. If you do it online it is completely fee. We will discuss all the methods of adhar card update/correction on this website. So that in the end you can decide for yourself which method is best for you.
Many people get misprint information in their UID card after registration. It is hard to determine the reason for the mistake. However it can be rectified easily. This article covers the topic of aadhaar card update.
We will tell how easy it is to change or correct any detail on the adhar card. However you need to show valid proof to make the change. Keeping your aadhar identification card updated is very important. This is because the government is making it mandatory for many services and scheme.
Before you proceed any further, make sure you have the following things with you to make the changes. First you need your aadhaar card number. Next you need your registered phone number. Finally you need scanned documents or photocopies of the proof.
The above requirement is for online only. If you choose the other methods then you just need your 12 digit aadhaar card number. So let’s discuss the online method of update first.
Aadhar card update online:
One can make the changes from their home or office anytime. This is the most convenient and inexpensive method. We have already mentioned the requirements above. If you have them, then proceed with the steps below.
- First visit the official UIDAI website uidai.gov.in.
- You can also follow the link provided below for this purpose.
- Next, click on Update Aadhaar Card Details Online.
- Now, read the instructions and click on continue.
- After that, enter your aadhar cad number.
- Next, click on Get OTP.
- Now, enter the OTP.
- After that select the field you want to update.
- Next, upload the required document.
- Finally, select your area’s BPO and submit the update request.
So as you can see the steps of aadhar card update is very easy. https://ssup.uidai.gov.in/web/guest/ssup-home Click here to directly go to the official update portal of UIDAI.
Aadhar Update Status:
This is the most important feature of the online status update. After submitting the request you will get an Update Request Number (URN). Do not forget to save the number. You can check the status of update request through this number.
If you lose the number you cannot check the status. Therefore you just need to wait for the change to take place without any idea. You will not get any URN if you choose to update things by post. We will discuss the adhar card update by post method in the following section.
Aadhaar Update by Post:
In this method you can download the update request form and fill it. Fill all the details in the form correctly. After that, enclose the form in envelope. Address the envelope to the head office of UIDAI. Download the form by clicking on this link.
The officials will process you request if the documents are good. Note that you cannot change phone number or email by this method. If you do not have internet and you wish to update phone number in aadhaar card then follow the last method mentioned below.
Aadhar Enrollment Center:
You can update/correct your details in the enrollment center also. You have to provide your aadhar card number to the staff. Here also you need to provide the documents. After providing the documents they will make the necessary changes.
However, this method is not fee. They will charge Rs. 25 for the service. So that concludes the aadhar card update. Choose the method you prefer. If you still have any question, then comment below.