AADHAAR card is applicable to almost all places where the personal identification is required. Thus updating new information is advisable. For example if you have moved to a new surroundings, it is advisable to update your address in the AADHAAR card.
Changing the address in the UID may look like a tedious job, but doing so needs only few clicks. This may also be done through post. All this requires a phone number that is registered during the original registration of the AADHAAR card. This is because, during updating the address information online, OTP will be generated that will be sent to the registered phone number.
For updating or changing the Address in your Aadhar Card Online
you’ll be required to have a self-attested new address/ correct address proof. For doing so online, follow the following steps:
- Go the following url: https://ssup.uidai.gov.in/web/guest/update
- Enter the AADHAAR card number in the respective field.
- Click on send OTP.
- The OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number.
- Submit the address correction / address update. You can do this in English and other regional languages as well.
- Upload the self-attested address proof.
Once you have submitted the request to change the address, you’ll be issued AADHAAR card update request number. This number will further be used for future references. You can track the updates regarding the changes using this number. For tracking the changes and the status of the updated AADHAAR card, you can follow the following url: https://ssup.uidai.gov.in/web/guest/check-status
UIDAI representative will verify this update request. When the representative is satisfied and the validation is completed successfully, your AADHAAR card will be updated. This will further be reflected in your UID.
If there is no registered mobile number or you cannot access the mobile number due to some reasons, you can update the information through post also. For this, you have to download correction form from http://uidai.gov.in/images/application_form_11102012.pdf
Fill the form clearly. It will be submitted in both English and one regional language and send it in the envelop with following addresses.