How to Apply for a New Aadhaar Card Online

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How to Apply for a New Aadhaar Card Online

The Aadhaar card is pretty essential nowadays it’s like your key to the super important stuff in India like accessing government services, opening a bank account, and even getting a phone connection, etc, so it is very important to have your aadhaar card made to access these things

Aadhaar card is a 12-digit identification number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). It is a one-of-a-kind number generated by the government of India combining a person’s biometric details, such as fingerprints and iris scans with the address of the person.


How to apply for Aadhar card online

Step 1) Go to the link and click on the “book an appointment”

Step 2) Go on the option “select city/ location” choose the nearest option in the list and then click on “Proceed to Book Appointment”

Step 3) Now click on “new enrollment” and then enter your mobile number enter your “captcha” and then click on “send opt” Now enter the OPT and click on submit. 

Step 4) Now fill all the columns with your correct information click on “next”  

Step  5) Select the appointment date and time that is convenient to you and then click on “next”

Step 6) Now confirm the information that you had filled in the previous steps and edit them if needed and then click on submit.  

Congratulations now you have successfully enrolled for your new Aadhaar card and you will receive the confirmation of your appointment on your mobile phone 

Also Read: How to Download Aadhaar Card Online - A Step-by-Step Guide

Documents Required

Here are the documents required to be presented while applying for a New Aadhaar Card. Any of the following documents in this list would be sufficient to be submitted as proof.

Proof of Identity Documents

S noProof of Identity Documents 
2CGHS/ECHS Photo Card
3PAN card
4Ration/PDS Photo Card
5Voter ID
6Driving License
7NREGS Job Card
8Arms License
9Kisan Photo Passbook

Photo ID issued by a Recognized Educational Institution


Proof of Address Documents

S.noProof of Address Documents
2Voter ID
3Ration Card
4Bank Statement/Passbook
5Driving License
8Kisan Passbook
9NREGS Job Card
10Kisan Passbook

Proof of Date of Birth Documents

S noProof of Date of Birth Documents
1Birth Certificate 
3Mark sheet/Certificate
4SSLC Book/Certificate
5School Leaving Certificate (SLC)/ School Transfer Certificate (TC) having name and DOB
6Photo ID card having a DOB, issued by a recognized Educational Institution
7Government Photo ID card or Photo Identity Proof or PSU-issued ID card that contains DoB
8Pension Payment Order (Central or State)
9Central Government Health Service Scheme Photo Card or Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme Photo Identity card
10Extract of School Records issued by Head of School containing name, DOB, and photo


Acquiring an Aadhaar card is a streamlined process, pivotal for unlocking numerous services in India. Ensure you gather the requisite documents and adhere to the online process for a smooth experience. 



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