How To Change Name in Aadhar Card ?

Is there any mistakes like incorrect name, DOB and address in your aadhar card. If you want to make aadhar card correction and need to change either name or address in aadhar then you should know the process of making aadhar card update online.

But before directly heading to the steps, You should aware of some information that is needed to update aadhar card details.

You must have registered mobile number linked with your aadhaar because your phone number is necessary request for change name in Aadhar card that either can be name correction or change in surname.

There is same cases in which people do not have their mobile number linked with their aadhaar then they do not have alternative other than going to enrollment center for updating their mobile number and to make change if needed in their adhaar card.

So, If you also do not have your registered phone number then you must go enrollment center for updating your mobile phone number in adhaar so that you do not need to enrollment center in future.

Let’s proceed further and learn how to change address and name in aadhar Card ?

How To Change Name in Aadhaar Name?

There are two ways to update any information in aadhaar that is online and offline. The online mode is one of the easiest way to update changes in aadhar card.

To use online mode of updating aadhaar, You need to have the registered mobile number because you will receive OTP on this number to verify the change.

We have shared step by step guide to make name corrections in aadhaar. You can follow same steps as it is to change name in aadhar card.

Steps To Make Correction in Aadhaar Through Online Mode

Step 1 : Visit the official website that is

Aadhar Card Name Change

Step 2 : Click on ” Update Aadhaar Detail Online ” under Update Aadhaar Details.

Step 3 : You will be redirected to new page displaying “Update Address” and ” Request For Address Validation Letter ” button. You need to click on any of two button based on your requirement.

Change Aadhar Card Address & Name

Step 4 : New page will be displayed asking you to enter Aadhar number and captcha in the given field. Enter details and then click on “Send OTP”.

Aadhar Card Update Online

Step 5 : You will receive OTP to your registered mobile number. Enter that OTP in the given field to verify your identity.

Step 6 : You will be redirected to the SSUP Portal where you can update correct details and then submit the form.

Step 7 : After submission, URN (Update Request Number) will be generated.

Step 8 : You will then need to upload supporting documents that would validate the change you made in Aadhaar.

Step 9 : Once you are done uploading document, then you can take print out of the acknowledgement.

Aadhar Card Correction

Step 10 : You can check the aadhar card update status online by using the URN.

Steps To Make Correction in Aadhaar Through Offline Mode

If in case you do not have your registered mobile number then offline mode what you can go with. You can also follow our guide to change mobile number in aadhar without otp.

You can directly go to Aadhar enrollment center and get your aadhar updated.

Enrollment center has services of updating both demographic and biometric information as well. So if you want to update biometric information then you can also request for same.

Make sure you take your supporting documents along with you for verification if needed or asked by person in charge while updating your details.

If you have any other query regarding name change in aadhar then you can let us know below in comment. We will try our best to help you update your name in aadhar card.

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