How To Fill Aadhaar Card Correction / Update Form Correctly?

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aadhaar card correction formFollowing are the instructions to fill aadhaar card correction / update form:

Field for Update / Correction

As you got to select Name, Gender, Date of Birth, Address or Mobile no other information can be updated / changed through this aadhaar card correction application form.

Aadhaar No.

Neatly write down the 12 digit aadhaar card no. in block numericals with out any error as it may lead to hold further process. And of course with this not being penned down too the aadhaar card correction form goes invalid.


The fields here under are to be scribed in english and other default regional local language used already in the aadhaar card and use capital block letters. There is no provision to change the local language at present. Also attach relevant proof for regional language correction as aadhaar data entry operator does not know the exact translation or transliteration.

Resident’s Name

The aadhaar resident’s name should be entered without initial and don’t confuse with sur name or father name or given name or first name or later name rather than simply mention calling name in both american english or the local indian languages. Attach sslc mark sheet, passport, government identity cards that has specimen photo that is matching with the aadhaar photo as the enclosures without the photo is not considered for name correction in aadhaar correction.


The resident’s gender or sex should be selected clearly and the proof attached should have mention of male / female / transgender / shemale or whatsoever. For latest change in gender quality the updated documents like medical certificates to be attached.

Date of Birth

Clearly indicate the dob in aadhaar card if it is to be corrected in common era like date / month / year (2, 2, and 4 digits). The birth certificate without photo is not considered for change of date of birth in aadhaar card.

Address C/o. Details

Select – care of or daughter of or wife of or son of or husband of to which the resident belongs to.

Guardian / Parent / Spouse name – Here mention the biological father / motherĀ  and legal wife or husband (but not in case of transgender marriage) or guardian name.

House / Building / Apartment Name – Here write down the flat or villa or community or block or sector name along with no., door number, floor number, plot no., or any other can be covered here.

Street / Road / Lane – Do neatly write the name of the highway, off roads is especially needs to mention.

Landmark – The resident can draw map near or close to the address like temple, bank, big company, or any other landmark.

Area / Locality / Sector – It can be name of the nagar, avenue, community or additional address

Village / Town / City – Apart from this can mention post, taluk, panchayat, sub district

District – Clearly mention the concerned district belongs to the above address

Post Office – Mention the post office from which your posts are delivered from the concerned post office post master.

State – Do mention the state or union territory of the address.

Pincode – Write the 6 digit zipcode of the address.

Mobile No. – Mention the registered (if already) phone no. or write the hand phone number which has to be registered newly. Do not mention the landline number and ensure that only indian telecom subscriber numbers alone and not any foreign number.

Emal – The email id address is optional to be write down so as to get intimation in inbox in regard to the aadhaar updating. Ensure that the email id is permanently maintained.

Document Details

POI means proof of identification that which carries specimen photo along with the name and address (if any). The attachments of POI are passport, pan card, ration card, pds photo card, voter id, driving license, government photo id cards, service photo identity card, nregs job card, photo id, bonafide certificate, arms license, photo bank atm card, photo credit card, pensioner photo card, freedom fighter photo card, kissan photo passbook, cghs, echs photo card, postal address card, gazetted officer certificate, tehsildar officer certificate, disability id card, handicapped medical certificate, marriage certificate, marriage registrar document, gazette notification, legal name change certificate


The proof of date of birth documents are birth certificate, sslc book, class 10 certificate, mark sheet statement, and passport.


The proof of address documents are aforesaid poi documents as well as bank statement, passbook, post office account statement, electricity bill, water bill, telephone landline bill, property tax receipt, credit card statement, insurance policy, bank letter certificate, registered company letter certificate, nregs job card, mp certificate of address, mla certificate of address, certificate of address village panchayat, income tax assessment order, vehicle registration certificate, registered sale agreement, registered lease document, registered rent agreement, caste and domicile certificate, gas connection bill, passport of spouse, and passport of parents for minors

Finally sign (if literate) or affix thumb impression (illiterate) and forward the documents through speed post to the address listed in the aadhaar card correction or updation application form.

Though the above mentioned is clean and crystal it takes 30 to 45 days time to process but for those who prefer the fastest way should follow here:

How To Correct / Update Aadhaar Card Via Online / Computer / Website?


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