Currently, you can able to change the address of the aadhaar card through online.UIDAI disabled other online features such as Aadhaar name correction, date of birth correction, mobile number update.
But still, you can able to change other details of Aadhar card in Aadhaar Enrollment/Update Center.
Steps to Change Aadhaar Card Address Through Online
The first step is you have to open the UIDAI Official Website to Update the Address. It will open the web page look like the below image.
You have to enter your 12 digit Aadhar Number in the respective box after that fill the captcha code.
There is two type of OTP 1.Normal OTP 2.TOTP
As you already know OTP is an abbreviation of “One Time Password”.Then what is TOTP?
TOTP is nothing Time based one-time password.it means the OTP is only valid for 30 Minutes you can use any one of the methods.TOTP is a secured process of validation.
You will receive an OTP to your registered mobile number. After confirmation of the OTP, you need to upload the address proof. It can be done by two methods,
- Update address via address proof
- Update address via secret code
If you don’t have any valid documents to upload for address proof then you can apply for an aadhaar validation letter.
Whats is Aadhaar Validation Letter?
Address Validation Letter is a letter which is sent to the Address Verifier’s address. The letter will contain a secret code sent for validation after the Address Verifier consents to the use of his/her address by the requesting resident.
After the request is submitted successfully the resident will get the Aadhaar Validation Letter within 30 days from the date of raising request.
Note: If you stay in the rented house in the “C/O” field you have to fill your building owner name. Otherwise, leave it as empty. Finally, preview the entered address and verify it once more.
If the details are correct click the “submit” button, otherwise edit the address using “edit” button. On the next step, you have to upload the “address” proof.
Make sure the document file type is JPEG, PNG OR PDF and maximum size of the document is 2MB.
Submit the form after that you will get a URN Number which is used to track the status of the Address change.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Is it compulsory to maintain correct details in aadhar card?
Yes because “Aadhar” is an identification of Indian Citizen so you must need to have correct details in your card.
Is it possible to update the Aadhar Mobile Number, Name and date of birth via Online?
No It’s not possible,you have to approach nearby Aadhaar Enrollment/Update Center for that.
How many days it will take to update Aadhar Address?
it will take 10 – 15 days.
Will the Aadhaar Card be received after updating the address?
No, You won’t receive physical Aadhar card after updating the address but you can download E-Aadhaar from UIDAI Website.
To apply new pan card you must need to have correct address details in your aadhaar card.
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