If the address is to be updated in the Aadhaar Card, it can be done online at home or by visiting the Aadhaar center. UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India), the authority that issues Aadhaar issuing and viewing services related to it, accepts a total of 45 documents as address proof.
new Delhi. UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India), the authority that issues Aadhaar issuing and viewing services related to it, accepts a total of 45 documents as address proof. With the help of any of these, the address in Aadhaar can be updated. Recently, UIDAI has shared many important information related to updating the address on its Twitter account. Let us tell you that UIDAI provides the facility of updating the address in Aadhaar with address proof, as well as people who do not have any address proof in their own name, they can update the address through Aadhaar Validation Letter. The process of updating the address online in Aadhaar with address proof is like this… Come learn about them …
If you are using a bank passbook to change the address, then tell you that it is necessary to have a photo and bank stamp on your bank passbook. UIDAI has tweeted and told that to change the address, ensure that the photo in the bank passbook has the stamp of the bank and the signature of the authorized signatory is present. If it is not, the bank passbook will not be considered as a valid document in the Aadhaar updation.
UIDAI has recognized 45 documents – the list of 45 documents that UIDAI validates as address proof is available at https://uidai.gov.in/images/commdoc/valid_documents_list.pdf. There is also a list of valid identity certificates, date of birth documents, proof of relationship documents.
Let’s know the whole way to change the address on the basis of sitting at home …
Go to uidai.gov.in. Click on ‘Update your address online’ in the ‘Update your aadhaar’ section in the My Aadhaar tab.
Now click on ‘Proceed to Update Address’ in the newly opened page. Now enter Aadhaar number and captcha and click on Send OTP.
After that OTP will come on the mobile number registered in your Aadhaar. Put it in the specified space. Now, click on the ‘Update Address via Address Proof’ option. If desired, UIDAI can translate your address into regional language, for this, the relevant box has to be selected.
After this, the complete address of the house is to be filled, which includes its number, landmark, pincode, area and other information. ‘Care of’ option will also be seen which is part of the address, it is optional.
Before confirming the information you have given, check the address by clicking on the Preview button. If the address is correct, select the Confirm box and click Submit.
Now select the document from the given list which will serve as proof of your home address. Then the document has to be uploaded. Remember that the scanned color image of the document should be in JPEG, PNG and PDF files. You can also upload the photo of address proof by clicking on the mobile.
Finally click on submit button. On completion of the process, the message will show on the screen and an update request number (URN) number will also be sent through SMS. With this, the status of the process can be checked. A copy of the examination can also be downloaded / printed. Address will be updated in Aadhaar within a few days