How To Fill Aadhar Card Correction Form

You can update or correct your Aadhar data by visiting the official website of the UIDAI and downloading the aadhar card correction form. The completed form can then be submitted by post to the addresses mentioned on the form. Residents also have the option of submitting their applications online and sending in the required supporting documents through the post.

Contents Of The Adhar Card Correction Form

The Aadhaar Data Update/Correction Form is to be used by residents for the purpose of sending updates or correction requests via post. It is important to note that providing your registered mobile number is compulsory in order to update or correct any of the data fields. The form can be downloaded from the official UIDAI website by visiting the following link

The Aadhar Update/Correction Form contains the following sections that are required to be filled in by the resident:

  • Field for Update/Correction – In this section your are required to choose the field you would like to update or correct. These fields are:
  • Name
  • Gender
  • Date of Birth in DD MM YYYY format
  • Address
  • Email ID

You can choose one or more fields as per your requirements

  • Aadhaar Number – In this section you will be required to enter your 12 digit Aadhaar number
  • The next section contains fields that are to be filled out in English as well as the local language that appears in your Aadhar letter. These fields are:
    • The name of the resident
    • Gender – Choose from Male, Female or Transgender
    • Address or C/O Details – Select from C/O, D/O, S/O, W/O, HO
    • The Name of the Guardian / Parent / Spouse
    • The Name of the House or Building Apartment
    • The Name of the Street / Road / Lane
    • Name of the Landmark
    • Name of the Area / Locality / Sector
    • Name of the Village / Town / City
    • District Name
    • Post Office
    • State
    • Pin Code
  • Mobile Number – It is mandatory to enter your mobile number in this section
  • E-mail – You can enter your email address if you so choose
  • The next section is the Document Details section, where you will be required to write down the names of the documents you are attaching. You can refer to Annexure 1 of the form to see the list of valid documents. There are four spaces to fill in namely:
    • POI (For name correction)
    • Pol (For name change)
    • DOB (For change in date of birth)
    • POA (For change in address)
  • After all these fields have been filled with the correct information, you will be required to sign the form or provide a thumbprint stating that the information you have provided is true and accurate.
  • Two addresses are provided at the bottom of the form. You can choose to send the completed form to any of the addresses mentioned below:
    • UIDAI Post Box No. 10, Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh – 480001, India
    • UIDAI Post Box No. 99, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad – 500034, India

Do’s and Don’ts When Filling up Aadhaar Correction Form

  • The form must be filled using capital letters only
  • The entire form must be filled, regardless of the fields for updating / correction
  • Providing your mobile number is mandatory for any updates or corrections to take place
  • The form can only be sent through post
  • Fill the form in English as well as the local language that was used in the Aadhaar letter as well as at the time of enrolment
  • Ensure that the form is filled only with current details and not with old or invalid information
  • Full names should not have salutations such as Mr / Dr / Col etc
  • Ensure that the complete address is entered since the updated Aadhaar letter will be sent to that particular address
  • When self-attesting the attached supporting documents, the name of the resident must be clearly mentioned below the signatures or thumbprints
  • Only the documents that support the update or correction are to be provided
  • Any incorrect information entered in the form may lead to rejection of the application


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