Aadhaar Card – Personal details can be updated online now
Aadhaar Card holder can request for change of Demographic Profile online
While issue of Aaadhaar card with unique identification number of is in full pace, UIDAI which is executing Aadhaar Scheme throughout India has recently launched another online feature in its website (www.uidai.gov.in)
New Online feature provided in Aadhaar Scheme
Those who have been issued with Aadhaar Card can now use the new online feature in UIDAI website to update their personal profile such as name, gender, date of birth, address and mobile number. Once any of these personal details of a Aadhaar Card holder is edited online, changes will be effected in the central Aadhaar database after due verification of hard-copies of documents concerned by UIDAI authorities
This feature is the most wanted one as demographic profie an individual who has been issued with Aadhaar Card such as mobile phone number, residential address etc may change after issue of Aadhaar card.
The instructions issued by UIDAI for updating personal detils online are as follows.
Welcome to Aadhaar Self Service Update Portal. UIDAI is committed to provide resident friendly eco-system and self service update portal is one of the various touch points to update their profile in 3 easy steps: STEP 1: Login with Aadhaar, STEP 2: Submit your Update Request and STEP 3: Upload Documents.
Note that Update here refers to any changes as well as corrections, if required, in resident´s original Aadhaar letter.
Who can use this portal?
Any resident with a mobile number can update their profile using this portal. Mobile number is mandatory to receive password for login.
What all information can be updated through this portal?
Residents can update Name, Address, Gender, Date of Birth and Mobile Number through this portal. For other updates, please visit Aadhaar Enrollment / Update Center. Click here for detailed instructions on submitting Aadhaar Update/ Correction requests through this portal.
What are the documents required to be submitted along with an update request?
Residents are required to upload self attested copy of relevant documents for update/ correction. Please click here for the valid list of documents.
Will resident information be Updated immediately after submission of request?
Submission of information for update does not guarantee update of Aadhaar data. The information submitted is subject to verification and validation.