Online Aadhaar Card Name / Surname Change Correction

If you’re willing to change your name or surname on Aadhaar Card then go through this article. If there are mistake in the name entry or if you recently got married that changed your name then you can apply for Aadhar card name change or name correction online as well as by post. A mobile phone number is mandatory to apply for online Aadhaar card name change or name correction. The Aadhaar card online self-service update portal will send an one time password (OTP)to your mobile phone number or email address.In case you don’t have a mobile phone and you have to apply for name change or name correction by post.
A self attested Identity document proof is required for name changing or correcting name in Aadhaar card. You must take care of the form well when you are self attesting the identity proof document so that your name is clearly mentioned below the signatures or thumbprint section. Guardian or parent can fill and sign or provide thumbprint in the form and document copies for children below five years of age. To know about the list of accepted Identity proof documents for rectifying changes check UIDAI guidelines. Soon after that your rectified name will be verified and it will be reflected in your online Aadhaar.


For online change or correction of name you have to follow these 3 simple steps one after another:
  1. Firstly by clicking here you have to login to UID Online Self Service Update Portal using your AADHAAR card number.
  2. Secondly, you have to submit your AADHAAR card name change or name rectification request online.
  3. Finally,you have to upload a self attested Identity Proof document soft copy for the change of name online. And you are done.
You will have to submit the Aadhaar card name change or name rectification request in your local regional language as well as in English. You will get your UIDAI Update Request Number once the name change or name correction request has been submitted. You should save this number to track name change and name rectification request status and for future references.
UIDAI representative will verify your Aadhaar card name change or correction request information. The changes will be reflected in your Aadhaar card and the same will be communicated to you after the successful verification of data.Via online thus you can make necessary change or correct your name and surname of your Aadhar card.


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