Aadhar Card Update :
Aadhar Card is a 12 digit document which is useful for both proof of Address as well as proof of ID.Aadhar Card is validated by Government of India.Aadhar Card contains not only the personal information but also finger print and retina scans.Aadhar Card is being asked every where now a days.It is essential for both Governament and Non Government schemes.Aadhar Card will be created and maintained in the Central Registry of all Indians.
Lot of mistakes can happen in the Aadhar Card like mistakes in the Name,address ,First Name,Last Name,Surname and in many areas.Suppose if you want to correct any mistakes and update the Aadhar Card you have to follow the simple process.
Update aadhar card uidai correction online without mobile number
Let us see how to update Aadhar details online.Suppose if you have registered your Mobile Number in the Aadhar Card then you can correct or update any information online by following some simple steps:
1.First you have to logon to the official Self Service Portal (SSUP).And the Url is
2.You have to enter your Aadhar Card number in the field provided.
3.Next you have to enter the Text Verification that will be visible on the screen.
4.Now Click on the button ‘Send OTP’.OTP means One Time Password.
5.OTP will be sent to the Registered Mobile Number and from this you can login to the Aadhar account.This is only for the Authentication purpose so that the details of the Aadhar Card cannot be manipulated.
6.After this you will be redirected to the page called ‘Date Update Request’.In this page you must indicate that which date is incorrect in the card and how you wish to update it.You have to be careful while entering the information since the changes will be directly reflected to your Aadhar Card.Here you will be asked to fill all the personal and contact details and they should be filled in correctly.
7.After this section comes the ‘Documents Required’ Section where you have to upload an official copy of an document which validates the required change.
8.Now you have to move to ‘BPO Service Provider Selection’ section.Here you have to choose the BPO Service Provider.You have to choose between Karvy and Aegis and you have to hit submit.
9.Now after the request has been succefully submitted you can download a copy of the update verification.
Update e-aadhar card uidai.gov.in
Now Let us see How to Update Aadhar Card Details via Post.Suppose if you wish to update the Aadhar Card information through the postal service with a letter then you have to download the “Aadhar Data Update/Correction Form” from https://uidai.gov.in/images/UpdateRequestFormV2.pdf.
The Aadhar Card update form and instructionson how to fillout the form are given below.
Aadhar Card Correction/Update Form Download
|Under Section 3 of the Aadhaar (Targeted delivery of financial and other subsidies, benefits and services) Act, 2013 (Aadhaar Act).
Aadhaar Data Update/Correction Form
<strong>This form is used for sending Update/Correction Requests through post. Use CAPITAL LETTERS only. Fill the complete form irrespective of the field(s) for update/correction. Providing mobile number is mandatory for update/change in any of the fields.
Field for update/correction: <Here, select the field for which update or correction is necessary by ticking the box next to the required field.>
· Date of Birth.
· Email ID.
Aadhaar No.: <Here, fill out your 12-digit Aadhaar number accurately in order to avoid a void application.>
Disclosure under Section 3(2) of the Aadhaar (Targeted delivery of financial and other subsidies, benefits, and services) Act, 2016.
I confirm that I have been residing in India for at least 182 days in the preceding 12 months and all the information provided by me to the UIDAI is my own and is true, correct, and accurate. I am aware that my information including biometrics will be used for the generation of Aadhaar and authentication. I understand that my identity information (except core biometric data) may be provided to an agency only with my consent during authentication or as per the provision of the Aadhaar Act. I have a right to access my identity information (except core biometric data) following the procedure laid down by the UIDAI.
Applicant’s signature/Thumb impression
<Here, affix your signature or thumb impression as the case may require>
Now Let us see what are the Document’s required For Aadhar Card Updation/Correction. The list of documents which are required by the UIDAI for the purpose of updating,verifying and correcting the information in the Aadhar Card is given below:
Aadhar Card Proof Of Identity Documents containing the Name and photo for Name Corrections
- PAN Card.
- Ration/PDS Photo Card.
- Voter ID.
- Driving license.
- Government photo ID card/service photo ID card issued by PSU.
- NREGS Job Card.
- Photo ID card issued by a recognized educational institution.
- Arms license.
- Photo bank ATM card.
- Photo credit card.
- Pensioner photo ID card.
- Freedom fighter photo ID card.
- Kissan Photo Passbook.
- CGHS/ECHS Photo card.
- Address card having name and photo, issued by the Department of Posts.
- Certificate of identity having photo issues by Gazetted Officer or Tehsildar on an official letterhead.
- Disability ID card.
- Affidavit executed on a non-judicial stamp paper.
- Marriage certificate.
- Proof of marriage document issued by a Registrar.
- Gazette notification.
- Legal name change certificate.
Aadhar Card Date Of Birth documents that can be submitted at the time of correction/updating
- Birth Certificate.
- SSLC Certificate.
- Certificate of Date of Birth issued by a Group A Gazetted Officer on the official letterhead.
Aadhar Card Proof Of Documents that can be submitted at the time of correction/updating
- Bank statement or passbook.
- Ration Card.
- Voter ID.
- Driving license.
- Government photo ID card/service photo ID card issued by PSU.
- Electricity bill (must be recent and not over 3 months old).
- Water bill (must be recent and not over 3 months old).
- Telephone landline bill (must be recent and not over 3 months old).
- Property Tax receipt (must be recent and not over 3 months old).
- Credit Card statement (must be recent and not over 3 months old).
- Insurance policy.
- Signed letter having photo from bank on the letterhead.
- Signed letter having photo from registered company on letterhead.
- Signed letter having photo issued by recognized educational institution on letterhead.
- NREGS job card.
- Arms license.
- Pensioner card.
- Freedom fighter card.
- Kissan passbook.
- CGHS/ECHS card.
- Certificate of address having photo issued by MP/MLA/Gazetted officer/Tehsildar on letterhead.
- Certificate of address issued by village panchayat.
- Income tax assessment order.
- Vehicle registration certificate.
- Registered agreement of sale, lease, or rent.
- Photo identity card issued by Department of Posts.
- Case and Domicile Certificate with photo issued by State Government.
- Disability ID card/handicapped medical certificate.
- Gas connection bill (should be recent and not over 3 months old).
- For minors – passport of parents.
Address to send Aadhar update/correction request by post
After filling the form and signed you hve to affix the necessary POI and POA to it and send it to
Post Box number 10,
Madhya Pradesh – 480001,
Post Box number 99,
Hyderabad – 500034,
It will take around 15 days to process the application by the UIDAI and your Aadhar Card wil be updated in that period of time.
Let us now see what are the things that have to be remembered while updating the Aadhar Card.Like the application form the correction request can also be rejected if the details of th application is not filled correctly.Suppose if the application is rejected then you have to start the process from the beginning.Hence to avoid the risk of rejections you have to follow some steps given below:
1.You have to enter all the information that has to be corrected in the space given.
2.The documents which you are submitting should be part of the approved list of documents.
3.All the details should be filled in English and your Local Language.
4.All the numbers that are mentioned should be written in english.
5.Suppose if you are filing for the corrections online then you have to keep the URN safe since it is required for checking the update status.
6.Suppose you dont’ have the phone number which you have used while registering then you have to take the offline option for updating Aadhar Information.
7.If you are selecting the offline option then you have to make sure that you have to enter all the details in capital letters.
8.All the mandatory fields should be filled without leaving any blanks.
9.You have to keep in mind that while writing names do not use any salutations or titles like Mr,Mrs or Dr etc.
10.You have to send only the documents which are needed for supporting the information that has to be changed.
11.The Aadha Card which has been corrected will be delivered to the address which you have mentioned so you have to be present at the location to receive it.
12.The copied of the documents which you send should be attested by you.Suppose the Card Holder is a minor then their parents or gaurdians should attest such documents.
Aadhar Card FAQ’s Update details
Now let us see what are the FAQ’s for updating the Aadhar Card details.It seems that the updation of the Aadhar Card is very easy but we get often confused as lot of questions will be running in our mind.The given below are some of the common questions about the Aadhar Card updation details.
1.Can i update my Aadhar Card details online?
A:Yes,you can request to change the Aadhar Card details online.For that you have to logon to the UIDAI website.
2.What are the details that can be updated online?
A:Details which can be updated online are Name,Address,date of birth,gender,email id an mobile number.
3.How do i update any other details?
A:By visiting the enrolment or update Centre you can update other details.
4.Are there any criteria to be met in order to request for changes online?
A:Yes,you should have a Registered Mobile Number in order to request for changes.since the OTP or One Time Password will be sent to the number.
5.Should I submit my update request in a local language as well?
A:Yes you will have o provide the information in English plus a local language.This portal supports local languages including Telugu,Assamme,Gujrati,Marathi,Kannada,Punjabi,Oriya,Tamil,Bengali,Urdu,Hindi and Malayalam.
6.What happens if my Mobile number is not registered with the Aadhar Authorities?
A:You need t oensure that the Mobile number is registered since without this the password will not be generated.
- How do i register my mobile number inorder to make changes online?
A:If you have not registered your Mobile number with authorities then you will have to go to an Update Centre and get it registered.
8.Do I have to provide any documents inorder to update/change my mobile details?
A:No,you will not have to provide any supporting documents to request for a mobile number correction.
9.Is it possible to request for a change in information through offline modes?
A:Yes,you can request for the same by sending a letter/post.
10.Where should I send the post or letter?
A:You can send the post or letter to any of these two addresses:
Post Box Number 10,
Madhya Pradesh – 480001
Post Box Number 99,
Hyderabad – 500034
11.Can I update information pertaining to my child/ward?
A:Yes,you can request to change your child/ward information as well,provided that your Aadhar is linked to that of your child.
12.My child’s address needs to be updated in his/her Aadhar Card.Can it be done?
A:Yes,you can request for an update in the address through an enrolment Centre.You will have to take the proof of address,biometric authentication and proof of your relationship in order to do the same.
13.I do not have the proof of address with me.Is it still possible to request for a change in the address in my child’s Aadhar?
A:Yes you can request for the same even if there is no proof of address,but you have to get a certificate of address issued to you by either a gazetted officer,MP/MLA or Tehsildar.
14.Do i have to provide my old information while requesting for Change/Correction/Modification of information?
A:No,you need not provide your old details like name or address while requesting for changes.
15.Do I have to mention the salutation if I am requesting for a correction in my name through post?
A:No,you only need to enter your corect name without any salutations.
16.Can I change or modify the information after i submit the request for correction online?
A:No,it is not recommended that you check the information before you submit it to avoid more errors.
17.Will i be provided with and updated Aadhar letter once the details are corrected?
A:Yes,you will recieve an updated letter based on the information which has been modified.the letter will be sent if either your name,address,gender or date of birth required changes.
18.I haven’t recieved my updated letter yet.what can i do?
A:You can download a copy of the samefrom the UIDAI website by submitting your details.
19.I have changed my email id and need to update the same in my Aadhar.How do i do this?
A:You can request to update this information either by visiting an Enrolment Centre or by using the SSUP portal.
20.What are the supporting documents i need to submit for a change in name?
A:While requesting for change or correction in your name,you will have to send your proof of identity,which could be any valid Governament ID which has your correct name and recent photograph.
21.What are the supporting documents i need to submit for a change in date of birth?
A:You will have to submit proof of birth,which could be your birth certificate.
22.What are the supporting documents i need to submit to request for change in address?
A:You can submit any document which has your current updated address as proof.This could include anaffidavit issued by your MP/MLA,Tehsildar or a Gazetted Officer.
23.Can my requet application be rejected?
A:Yes,an application can be rejected if it doesn’t meet certain criteria.
24.What r the possible reasons of rejections?
A:The reasons for rejection of a request include:
- Incorrect proof of ID/address
- Failure to attest proof of ID/address
- Uploading wrong documents
- Incorrect mobile number
- Wrong Aadhar number
25.What happens if my Aadhar is suspended?
A:If your Aadhar is suspended then you will have to visit the Enrolement centre to update the information required.
26.Do i have to provide c/o informaion in the address?
A:No,you needn’t provide this along with the address.
27.What should i do if my relative passes away?Should i inform the authorities to update information in the Aadhar?
A:There is no need to inform the authorities in such cases,as there is no provision in the system to monitor the death status of an individual.