How to Update Aadhaar Card Information Online?

Aadhaar card is being used everywhere as an important document of identification. Whether you want to open a bank account, cast a vote, showcase Aadhaar as identity, etc. you can use Aadhaar for that.

When Aadhaar is such an important document to carry, it is essential or you to keep the document’s information up-to-date.

Some of the information is prone to change constantly if you live in a rented house then you might change your house often and every time you do that, you’ll have to change the address on your Aadhaar Card.

This can be a tedious task that might waste a lot of time and money. To prevent this, UIDAI offers Aadhaar cardholders an option to change a few details online.

In this article, we will discuss how to Update Aadhaar card Information Online, details that you can change online, etc.

Details that you can Change online

The following are the details that you can change online of your Aadhaar card-

  • Name (Minor Changes)
  • Date Of Birth
  • Address
  • Gender Changed/Updated

How to Update Aadhaar Card Information Online?

The following are the step-by-step instruction on how to update your Aadhaar card information online-

  • Visit the official UIDAI Aadhaar card self-service portal and click on the Aadhaar Update button
  • After that, you’ll be redirected to a new page where you’ll have to click on the logging button
  • After clicking on the login button, enter your Aadhaar card number followed by solving the captcha and clicking on the Send OTP button
  • An OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number which you’ll have to enter
  • After entering the OTP, you’ll have to select the Update Aadhaar Online option from the below-given services
  • Now, you can update your name, gender, date of birth, address, and language written on your Aadhaar card
  • Now, click on the proceed to Update Aadhaar button. You have to keep in mind that you can make changes to your Aadhaar card in a limited time only
  • Now, you can see the details which currently exist on your Aadhaar card, you’ll have to enter the details that you want to update/change and upload supporting documents

Now, you can preview the newly added details and pay the online update fee of Rs.50/- online using your debit/credit card, net banking, UPI, etc.

Documents Required for Updating details on Aadhaar Card

The following are the documents that you’ll have to upload to update your Aadhaar card details online-

Supported Proof of Identity (PoI) Documents Containing Name and Photo for the Correction in Name

  • Passport
  • Voter Identification card
  • Service photo ID cards issued by PSUs
  • License of Arms
  • Photo card of the Pensioner
  • Photo card of CGHS
  • Applicant’s proof of marriage document issued originally by the marriage Registrar
  • An identity Certificate containing the photo of the applicant on a proper letterhead and is issued by either the Gazetted Officer or the Tehsildar
  • Residing Address card of the applicant that contains both the name and photo that was originally issued by the Department of Posts
  • PAN card
  • Driving license of the applicant
  • Legally approved name change certificate
  • Photo Bank ATM card
  • Photo card of the Freedom Fighter
  • Certificate of Marriage
  • A photo identification that is issued by some Recognised Educational Institutions
  • ECHS Photo card
  • Photo identity cards issued by the Government of India
  • Either Ration or PDS Photo card.
  • Photo Credit card
  • Photo Passbook of Kisan
  • Job card of NREGS
  • Handicapped medical certificate or a disability Identification card

Supported Proof of Address (PoA) Documents Required for Aadhaar Card Updating or Correction

  • Account statement or passbook of the Post Office
  • Passport
  • Driving license of the applicant
  • Previous 3 months’ electricity bill
  • Spouse’s or partner’s passport
  • Photo and a letter signed by the bank on letterhead
  • Job card of NREGS
  • Freedom fighter card
  • Registered agreement for sale, lease, or rent of the applicant’s residential address
  • Assessment order of the Income Tax
  • Photo and address card by the Department of Posts
  • Address certificate along with a photo on their letterhead that is issued either by an MP, MLA, Gazetted Officer, or Tehsildar
  • Statement of the bank in which the applicant holds an account
  • Ration Card
  • Government-issued photo identity card
  • Water bill, not more than 3 months old
  • Last three months’ Credit Card statement
  • Signed letter and photo on the letterhead of the company issued by the registered office
  • Arms license
  • Kisan passbook
  • Receipt showing the Property Tax of the last 3 months
  • Registration certificate of vehicle
  • Caste and Domicile certificate along with a photo that the State Government has issued
  • Previous 3 month’s bill of gas connection. Either a handicapped medical certificate or a disability Identification card that is issued by either a State Government, UT Government, or any Administration
  • Passbook of the bank where the applicant is an account-holder
  • Voter Identification card
  • PSU issued Service photo ID card
  • Previous three months’ telephone landline bill
  • Insurance policy
  • Photo and signed letter issued by a well-known educational enterprise on their letterhead
  • Pensioner card
  • CGHS card
  • Address Certificate issued by the Village Panchayat head or any authority equivalent to them for rural areas
  • ECHS card
  • For minors, parents’ passport is required

Supported Proof of Date of Birth (DoB) Documents for Updating or Correction

  • Birth Certificate
  • Pension Payment Order (Central or State)
  • Photo ID card containing DOB, issued by a recognized Educational Institution
  • Date of birth Certificate on their letterhead issued by either the Tehsildar or the Gazetted Officer
  • Extract of School Records issued by Head of School containing DOB, name, and photo
  • Certificate/SSLC Book
  • PAN Card
  • An ID Card or certificate having a photo and DOB duly signed and issued by a Government authority
  •  Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme Photo Identity card or Central Government Health Service Scheme Photo Card
  • Certificate of Identity containing name, date of birth, and photograph issued by recognized Educational Institution signed by Head of Institute
  • Passport of the applicant
  • Marksheet issued by a Government Board/University
  • Government Photo Id Card or  PSU issued ID card or Photo Identity Proof which contains DoB
  • School Leaving Certificate (SLC)/School Transfer Certificate (TC) having a name and DOB
  • Certificate of identity containing name, DOB, and photographs issued by EPFO

Supported Proof of Relationship (POR) Documents for Updating or Correction

  • PDS Card
  • Pension card
  • Any family entitlement document issued by any State or Central Government
  • Address card having name and photo issued by the Department of Posts
  • Certificate of Identity containing photo issued by MP/MLC/MLA/Gazetted Officer/Municipal Councillor
  • MNREGA Job card
  • Canteen card of the Army
  • Birth Certificate issued by Registrar of Birth/Municipal Corporation or any local government body
  • Bhamashah Card/Jan-Aadhaar card issued by Govt. of Rajasthan
  • Certificate of Identity containing photo and relationship with HoF issued by Village Panchayat Head/Mukhiya/its equivalent authority (for rural areas)
  • Marriage Certificate
  • Passport of the applicant
  • Medical cards issued by the State Government, ECHS, CGHS, and also ESIC
  • Discharge card/slip issued by Government hospitals for the birth of a child

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