Aadhaar Card Update: Here’s how to update your Aadhaar card details online
Aadhaar number is the 12-digit number issued to the citizens of India by Unique Identification Authority Of India (UIDAI), it also have a biometric data linked to it. however, Aadhaar is directly linked to a host of government subsidies and benefits and it is also a mandatory document for all citizens of India.
Aadhaar is a important and a compulsory identification document which helps the citizen of india in many ways as it is the prime document for address and individual identification and is accepted at all the goevernment and private organisations , Aadhaar is now also a madatory document for the Rashan card holders as they will only get the rashan when their rashan card has been linked to the Aadhaar , due to its biometric identifiaction data it is very easily to identify someone’s details if card goes missing or they is a lost child without any information , just have to scan his fingers or eyelids and all the details will be displayed onto the screen .
The government of India made it a mandated to link Aadhaar card with citizen’s permanent account number (PAN) card, so the demographic details must need to match in every document . A registered mobile number should also be linked to Aadhaar for accessing Aadhaar services online. In case of updating the residential address, this is the simple procedures to follow:
For Updating the address on Aadhaar card
In several cases when we have to settle in other cities or towns for work, business or marriage, then we have to update our address. Anyone can update it online with the help of the mobile number which is registered on Aadhaar it can be simply done on Aadhaar self-service Portal. However it is mandatory to do it through registered mobile number because the user will receive a one-time password (OTP) for logging in.
the user will have to visit https://uidai.gov.in/ and select ‘Update your address online’ option which will be under the ‘Update Aadhaar’ section of website this will redirect you to the Aadhaar Self Service Update Portal on a fresh tab.
Now you have to select the option of “update with the valid address proof”
When you’ll select this option you have follow these steps in order to complete the procedure
- Log in using the Aadhaar number then complete CAPTCHA process and then enter the OTP given and then select ‘Update Address via Address Proof’ tab
- Insert the latest address there and select the Preview tab.
- The preview of the new address will be shown, tick the checkbox below and click on Submit tab.
- Select the Document type which you want to provide like passport, bank passbook, ration card, voter id card etc. and upload the scanned copy of the document and select Submit tab.
- The page will then generate a URN (Update request number). Take the snap(photo) of it for future reference.
- Then within 48 hours your address will get updated
By these simple steps you can easily update your address on Aadhaar card
In case your address don’t get the validation then you can still get the address updated online with the help of Address Validation Letter sent by UIDAI
On the official website of UIDAI.
Updation of mobile number and name on Aadhaar card?
The changes in biometric or other demographic data such as name, date of birth, gender, relation, mobile and email, the resident can be done by visiting UIDAI enrollment centre. You can locate the nearest enrollment centre by selecting the ‘Locate Enrolment Center’ tab on uidai.gov.in.
Original documents will be needed for the update at an enrollment centre which will handed back to the user once they get scanned and then all the fresh details will be uploaded. Here are some major documents which can ok best like passport, voter id, driving license etc.
While online and postal updation of Aadhaar doesn’t charge any cost, if you visits the enrollment centre for updating, then you will be charge with the fee of Rs 25 (excluding taxes) will be payable every time you update the details.
So it seems now the updation of details on Aadhaar is the big game for you and hope so now you can do it in a couple of time, with the easiest ways available online as well as offline, without any hassle , as updation of aadhaar details is neccesary so that government will also have track on your details and information and all the accounts and other documents linked with the aadhaar gets updated information of your ‘s .
For more information on Aadhaar do visit the official website of UIDAI.