Valid Documents Required For Aadhar Cards
  •  Identity proof documents (should contain name and photo).
  • Address proof documents (should contain name and address).
  • Date of birth documents.
  • Proof of relationship documents (should contain information of the head of the family).

You need to submit certain documents when applying for an Aadhar card. Documents will also be required if you are already enrolled for Aadhar but need to make certain changes to your existing details.

You will be required to produce the original copies of the documents you wish to submit. These documents will be scanned and returned. There is no need to print and submit photocopies.

Documents Required For Aadhar Cards

  • Proof of Identity documents – Comprising Name and Photograph

Any of the following documents will be accepted as an ID proof document:

  • PAN card.
  • Passport.
  • Voter ID.
  • Ration Card.
  • Driving Licence.
  • PSU-issued Service Photo ID Card.
  • Photo ID card issued by a recognised institute of education.
  • Photo Credit Card.
  • Photo Bank ATM Card.
  • Freedom Fighter Photo Card.
  • Pensioner Photo Card.
  • Kissan Photo Passbook.
  • Department of Posts issued Address Card comprising name and photograph.
  • SC/ST/OBC Certificate comprising photograph.
  • Marriage Certificate comprising photograph.
  • For rural areas – Certificate of Identity comprising photograph issued by the mukhiya or village panchayat head.
  • Proof of Date of Birth documents:

You can submit any of the following documents to ascertain your date of birth:

  • Birth Certificate.
  • SSLC Certificate/Book.
  • PAN Card.
  • A DOB Certificate on letterhead issued by a Group A Gazetted Officer.
  • Marksheet issued by any University or Government Board.
  • Proof of Relationship documents – Comprising Details with Head of Family if Required

You can submit any of the following details to verify your proof of relationship. Please note that the document(s) you furnish may need to contain relationship details with the head of your family:

  • PDS Card.
  • State Government/ECHS/ ESIC/CGHS Medical Card.
  • Army Canteen Card.
  • Pension Card.
  • MNREGA Job Card.
  • Proof of Address documents – Comprising Name and Address

Here are the documents that are acceptable as proof of address:

  • Passbook/Bank Statement.
  • Ration Card.
  • Driving Licence.
  • Voter ID.
  • Passbook/Post Office Account Statement.
  • Vehicle Registration Certificate.

Don’t forget to check out for any kind of aadhar card related information.