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Aadhar Correction Change Address, Mobile Number, Name and Date Of Birth in Aadhar Card


Sometimes it happens that some of your information printed wrong on your Aadhar card due to any reason. In such case, you need not be worried as UIDAI and SSUP try their best to give you correction facilities with the straightforward process. Yes, you can update your Aadhar card easily if you find any changes in it.

On your Aadhar card, you will find the information like name, address, DOB, gender, address, mobile number, etc. and you can change the following Details in your Aadhar Card:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Date of Birth
  • Mobile Number
  • Gender


One can make changes in their Aadhar card by following three ways, and we will discuss all the process step by step with all images so you can find it useful:

  1. Through Online
  2. Through Offline
  3. By sending the post

So let’s first take a look at very fast and less time-consuming process.

Update Aadhar card Online

As I said you could do correction in Name, Address, Date Of Birth, Gender, Email Id and Mobile Number.

Note that to make changes in any of your detail online, you require your registered mobile number with you. So if you haven’t registered your mobile number then choose the offline or postal method.

Go to the link given below to change any of your detail:


Now you can see a screen shown in the image below. Here enter your Aadhar number and then enter the security code correctly and press on send OTP.

Name correction:

If you want to change your name then follow the steps given below

Step 1:

  • On a next screen, you can see a form. Select the change in name option. Enter the new name in it and do not write any prefix like Mr or Mrs. Before the name.

Step 2:

  • Now upload the require document as a proof of identity (POI). You can use any of the following document as a POI:
    • Passport
    • PAN Card
    • Ration/ PDS Photo Card
    • Voter ID
    • Driving License
    • Government Photo ID Cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
    • NREGS Job Card
    • Photo ID issued by Recognized Educational Institution
    • Arms License
    • Photo Bank ATM Card
    • Photo Credit Card
    • Pensioner Photo Card
    • Freedom Fighter Photo Card
    • Kissan Photo Passbook
    • CGHS / ECHS Photo Card
    • Address Card having Name and Photo issued by Department of Posts
    • Certificate of Identify having photo issued by Gazetted Officer or Tehsildar on letterhead
    • Disability ID Card/handicapped medical certificate issued by the respective State/UT Governments/Administrations

Step 3:

  • Now submit the form and you will receive a URN number. Note it down or save it as it is useful to track the status of the application.

Date Of Birth Correction:

Step 1:

  • Choose the DOB column and enter the birthdate as per your document in the format DDMMYYYY.

Step 2:

  • Make sure and click on submit tab.

Step 3:

  • Attach the any of the following document as proof of Date of Birth (DOB) and submit.
    • Birth Certificate
    • SSLC Book/Certificate
    • Passport
    • Date of Birth Certificate issued by Gazetted Officer of Group A on Letterhead
    • PAN Card
    • Marksheet issued by any Govt. Board or University, Photo Identity card issued by PSU containing DoB or Govt. Photo ID Card.
    • Central or State Pension payment order
    • Central Govt. Health Service Scheme photo card or Ex-Servicemen

Change In Address:

Step 1:

  • Click on the address tab, and it will redirect you to address change form.

Step 2:

  • Now enter the correct address and click on next.

Step 3:

  • Upload the any of below-listed document as proof of address (POA).
    • Passport
    • Bank Statement/ Passbook
    • Post Office Account Statement/Passbook
    • Ration Card
    • Voter ID
    • Driving License
    • Government Photo ID cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
    • Electricity Bill (not older than 3 months)
    • Water bill (not older than 3 months)
    • Telephone Landline Bill/ Credit Card Statement (both not older than 3 months)
    • Tax Receipt of Property (not older than one year)
    • Insurance Policy
    • Signed Letter having Photo from Bank on letterhead
    • Signed Letter having Photo issued by registered Company on letterhead
    • Signed Letter having Photo issued by Recognized Educational Instruction on letterhead
    • NREGS Job Card
    • Arms License
    • Pensioner Card
    • Freedom Fighter Card
    • Kissan Passbook
    • CGHS / ECHS Card
    • Certificate of Address having photo issued by MP or MLA or Gazetted Officer or Tehsildar on letterhead
    • Certificate of Address issued by Village Panchayat head or its equivalent authority (for rural areas)
    • Income Tax Assessment Order
    • Vehicle Registration Certificate
    • Registered Sale / Lease / Rent Agreement
    • Address Card having Photo issued by Department of Posts
    • Caste and Domicile Certificate having Photo issued by State Govt.
    • Disability ID Card/handicapped medical certificate issued by the respective State/UT Governments/Administrations
    • Bill of Gas Connection (not older than 3 months)
    • Passport of Spouse
    • Passport of Parents (in case of Minor)
    • Allotment letter of accommodation issued by Central/State Govt. of not more than 3 years old 35
    • Marriage Certificate issued by the Government, containing an address

Step 4:

  • Apply and note down the URN number.

Change In Email Id, Gender, and Phone Number:

Click on the any of the three tabs you want to change and enter the correct details and submit your application.

Update Aadhar card offline:

To change the details offline go to the nearby Aadhar office and fill the correction form. For the offline method, follow the steps given below:

Step 1:

  • First download the Aadhar card update form from the link below:



Step 2:

  • Now go to the following link and check the Aadhar center nearby you. You can check it in three ways: state, pin code, and search box.


Step 3:

  • fill the form and join all necessary documents and contact the authorized person.

Step 4:

  • As you submit the form, they will give you an acknowledgment number.

Update Aadhar card by sending Post

Step 1:

  • Download the application form the link given below:



Step 2:

  • Fill the form and at the top of the form mention what you want to change like: “date of birth correction,” attach the required documents.

Step 3:

  • Buy a envelop and write” Aadhar Card Correction “ on the top of it and send it to the following address:

UIDAI, Post Box No. 99, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad-500034, India


It is all about Aadhar correction or Aadhar update. We hope you find this article helpful. In case of any doubts, ask our experts. They will surely solve your problems. Thank you for reading!


Updated: June 25, 2018 — 8:27 pm

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