UIDAI is letting users update their Aadhaar documents for free till this date: Check details


The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced that it will allow Aadhaar holders to update their documents free of cost which will benefit lakhs of residents.

As of now, Aadhaar holders have to pay a minimum fee of Rs 50 to update their documents. This is true for updates done online through Aadhaar’s self-service portal and offline at Aadhaar Seva Kendras. However, now UIDAI has announced that it will let Aadhaar holders update all their documents through the myAadhaar self-service portal free of cost for the next three months till June 14, 2023.

It is worth noting that this service is free only on the myAadhaar portal and Aadhaar holders will still have to pay a fee of Rs 50 to update their details by visiting physical Aadhaar centres. Further, after June 14, when the time period for free online update is coming to an end, Aadhaar holders will have to pay the specified fee even if they use the self-service portal online.


“UIDAI is encouraging residents to upload Proof of Identity and Address (POI/POA) documents to re-verify their demographic details, especially if Aadhaar was issued more than 10 years ago and never updated Happened. “This will help in improving the quality of life, better service delivery and increase the authentication success rate,” UIDAI wrote in a release.

Further, the organization said that if there is a need to change demographic details, such as name, date of birth and address, residents can use the regular online update service, or visit the nearest Aadhaar centre, with normal charges applicable. ,

how to update aadhaar details online for free

Here is a step-by-step guide on how you can update your Aadhaar documents online for free:

Step 1: Login to Aadhaar’s online portal or https://myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/ using your Aadhaar number.

Step 2: UIDAI will send One Time Password (OTP) to your registered mobile number. Type OTP in the space provided on the screen.

Step 3: Now click on ‘Update Document’ option and you will see all the existing details of the Aadhaar holder.

Step 4: Now make changes in the Aadhaar details that you want to update.

Step 5: In the next screen, select the proof of identity and address document from the dropdown list and upload copies of the same to update your documents.

Now UIDAI will verify these documents. If found true, it will modify base and show it everywhere.

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