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Guide To Fill Aadhaar Card Enrollment Form

Updated on: 24 Feb, 2023 04:08 PM

With its increasing utility and the government’s constant emphasis on linking Aadhaar to all major services and schemes. By now, a total of 1,362,827,708 aadhaar cards have been generated. To get your aadhaar card, you are required to apply for the Aadhaar enrollment form to UIDAI through its authorized enrollment centers. For enrolment, the application form canbe filled

  1. Offline or
  2. Online

The offline form needs to fill at the enrollment center itself. And the online enrolment form can be downloaded from the UIDAI government website and submitted to the center with the required documents.

What are the particulars of the Aadhaar enrollment form?

While filing the aadhaar enrollment form following details would be required to be mentioned by you. Namely,

S No Form Fields Details Required
1 Pre-Enrolment ID This would be given by the enrolment center.
2 NPR Receipt / TIN Number This field is not mandatory. But, if you already have NPR (National Population Register) receipt or survey slip, the number form same is required to be mentioned here. Alternatively, if you have a TIN (Tax Identification Number), the same can also be quoted.
3 Full Name Mention your full and complete name
4 Gender Select your gender correctly
5 Age or DOB Mention your Age as per the DOB proof submitted
6 Address Mention the address as per the Proof of address you are submitting with the application form. It would be used for all future communications and delivering a hard copy of your aadhaar card.
7 Family details Giving details of either Mother, Father, or Guardian is mandatory if an applicant is a child below 5 years. Alternatively, Husband or Wife information can also be furnished.
8 Verification Type Document Based – mention the documents you are submitting as Proof of POI, POA, DOB, POR. Introducer Based or Head of Family Based selected, in case you do not have Identity Proof or Address Proof of yourself.
9 Authentication Sign the form, giving confirmation of the particulars furnished to be true and correct.

What is the procedure for filling out the Aadhaar enrollment form?

Step#1 Visit the UIDAI website and download the Aadhaar enrolment form. Or one can also go to the nearby Aadhaar enrolment center and get it from there. The Aadhaar enrolment form has two pages, where there are a total of nine fields on the first page that need to be filled, and the instructions are there on the second page to be followed by the user.

UIDAI website Aadhaar enrolment form

Step#2 Fill out the requisite information and details in the form. Make sure to follow the instructions to avoid any mistakes.

requisite information

Step#3 Upload the relevant documents that are required to prove your identity and other information. It is essential to upload valid documents so that the Aadhaar enrollment process goes smoothly by UIDAI.

Step#4 Go to your nearest Aadhaar Seva Kendra to submit the Aadhaar enrollment form. Also, carry the supporting documents that are required to be attached to it.

Step#5 The staff at the authorized Aadhaar center will capture the biometric data by clicking one photograph of yours and taking the iris and fingerprints.

authorized Aadhaar center

Step#6 After this, you’ll get an acknowledgment slip. This acknowledgment slip is very important to download as it carries your Aadhaar enrolment details with the enrolment ID.

Step#7 You can easily check your Aadhaar card status using the enrolment ID mentioned in your acknowledgment slip.

Aadhaar card status

How can I track my Aadhaar enrollment form status?

In case you have already enrolled for aadhar through its enrolment centers you can easily track the application status online. To do the same, follow the process given below.

  • Go to UIDAI home page
  • Click on My Aadhaarand select “Check Aadhaar status.”
  • Next, a page,, will open up.
  • Mention your enrolment ID as mentioned on the acknowledgement receipt, followed by the date and time stamp. Also, specify the security code as shown in the image.

Now. Click on Submit, and it’s done. Your aadhaar status will be reflected.

What is enrollment id in Aadhaar Card?

Enrolment ID can be seen at the top of the acknowledgement slip which you get from the Aadhaar Enrolment or the Update Centre.You can use your enrolment Id for downloading the online copy of your aadhaar card.

Can I use small letters or lowercase while applying for Aadhaar?

The aadhaar enrolment form or correction form has explicitly stated to write details in CAPITAL LETTERS. If you’re filling out an online form use uppercase and not lowercase.

Can I update my details after enrolment or submission of the application?

Yes, you can update your Biometric and demographic details in aadhaar post enrolment. One of the interesting things to be noted here is, if you update your details within 96 hours of enrolment then the same is done completely free of cost.

Frequently Asked Questions on Aadhar Enrollment Form

Q- How to get Aadhaar Enrollment form?

Any resident of India can apply for the Aadhaar Enrollment form by visiting a nearby Aadhaar Enrolment centre set up, which is authorized by the Unique Identification Authority of India - Enrolment Agency and get enrolled.

Q- Does Aadhaar enrollment free?

The aadhaar enrollment form is absolutely free for the citizens of India. They can easily get enroll for Aadhaar by visiting any authorized center of their area locality sector for the Aadhaar enrollment with their personal ID and address proofs. But if there is any requirement for a Biometric update or Demographic update, then as per the UIDAI circular, an individual resident needs to pay Rs. 100 for Biometric update or Rs. 50 for Demographic update such as person name, address, date of birth, etc.

Q- Can any bank do Aadhar enrollment?

Banks are the second most authentic places where individual residents can go and make Aadhar enrollment. Actually, UIDAI directed that out of 5-6 branches of a bank, there should be one branch that also works as the Aadhaar Enrolment Update Centres (AEC) for enrollment or updates in Aadhaar. Accordingly, there are some Banks that have a list of some identified branches for doing Aadhaar Enrolment in India.

Q- What is pre Enrolment ID in Aadhaar form?

Pre Enrolment ID is an acknowledged number received by the applicant after submission of the online application of Aadhar.

Q- How can I download my Aadhaar card enrollment form?

The Aadhar enrollment form can be found on the UIDAI website.

Q- Can I apply for an Aadhar card online?

Yes, you can apply for an aadhar card online.

Q- What is the meaning of C/O in Aadhar card?

This is used in the address. When a house you live in is not yours, or you are not a known person of that locality. Then C/o is used.

Q- What are the documents required for applying for an Aadhar card?

  1. Proof of identity
  2. Proof of address
  3. Proof of date of birth
  4. Proof of relationship

Q- How can I enroll for Aadhar card?

For enroll aadhar you should follow the steps:-

  1. Go to aadhar enrolment center near you
  2. Fill the form
  3. Submit the form along with the supporting documents
  4. All documents are verified then biometric authentication will be done
  5. Collect the acknowledge of receipt

CA Abhishek Soni
CA Abhishek Soni

Abhishek Soni is a Chartered Accountant by profession & entrepreneur by passion. He is the co-founder & CEO of Tax2win is amongst the top 25 emerging startups of Asia and authorized ERI by the Income Tax Department. In the past, he worked in EY and comes with wide industry experience from telecom, retail to manufacturing to entertainment where he has handled various national and international assignments.