How to Change a Photo on the Aadhaar Card?

How to change a photo on the Aadhaar card?

Aadhaar card is a mandatory document provided by the UIDAI to all the citizens of the country. It is a document that can be used as a proof of identity. It is made out of the user’s biometric details, a photograph and other information.

Most of the elements in an Aadhaar card can be revised and updated online; however, photo change in the Aadhaar card can be done only by visiting the official Aadhaar centres. Users can change the photo in the Aadhaar card by following the steps explained in the blog below.

Besides, the steps to change a photo in the Aadhaar card, and other information like how to download the updated Aadhaar card and other important information will be shared in this blog. Continue reading the blog to know the complete process to change a photo in the Aadhaar card.

How to Change a Photo on the Aadhaar Card?

Follow these instructions carefully to change photo in Aadhaar card-

  • Download the Aadhaar enrolment form from the official website of UIDAI and fill in all the details
  • Next, visit the Aadhaar Sewa Kendra and handover the Aadhaar enrolment form to the Aadhaar executive
  • After submitting the Aadhaar enrolment form, submit the biometric details too
  • The Aadhaar executive will take the applicant’s photograph too
  • A fee of Rs. 100 has to be paid by the applicant to the Aadhaar executive to get all the details updated
  • Upon submission of all these documents, an acknowledgement slip that also contains URN will be provided to the applicant

Note

How to Download the Updated Aadhaar Card Online?

The steps to download the updated Aadhaar card online are as follows-

  • Visit the official website of UIDAI
  • Navigate to the ‘My Aadhaar’ section and click on ‘Download Aadhaar’
  • Click on ‘Download Aadhaar’
  • Enter the Aadhaar number or enrolment number or virtual ID, enter the security code and click on ‘Send OTP’
  • Now enter the OTP which is sent to the applicant’s registered mobile number
  • Complete the ‘Take a Quick Survey’ and next click on ‘Verify and Download’ the e-Aadhaar card online

7_How-to-change-a-photo-on-the-Aadhaar-card_inner-Image-2

7_How-to-change-a-photo-on-the-Aadhaar-card_inner-Image-3

7_How-to-change-a-photo-on-the-Aadhaar-card_inner-Image-1

Top Things to Know before Changing Photo in Aadhaar Card

Listed below are a few of the things to be taken into account before changing photo in Aadhaar card-

  • No documents are required to change photo in Aadhaar card
  • One cannot change a photo in the Aadhaar card online. Aadhaar executive present at the Aadhaar Sewa Kendra will click the user’s photograph on the spot to update the Aadhaar card
  • It might take 90 days to get the details updated in the Aadhaar card
  • URN number can be used to check the Aadhaar update status online
FAQs
Can I change my Aadhaar card photograph online?
No, the Aadhaar card photograph can be updated by visiting the official Aadhaar Sewa Kendra.
What is the fee to change the Aadhaar card photograph?
A fee of Rs. 100 has to be paid by the user to change the Aadhaar card photograph.
How long does it take to update the Aadhar card?
It may take 90 days to update the Aadhaar card.
Where is my nearby Aadhaar Sewa Kendra?
Visit the official website of UIDAI, click on ‘My Aadhaar’, next click on ‘Locate an Enrolment center’ and find the nearby Aadhaar Sewa Kendra.
0 Shares:
You May Also Like
Read More

What is KYC- Why is it Important

“India suffered frauds worth Rs 4.92 trillion as of March 31, 2021-based on RBI data, published by Business…