Aadhaar Card Fees
The Government of India has established Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to assign a 12-digit unique identification (UID) number termed as Aadhaar to all the residents of India which will serve as a unique identification of all individuals residing in India. Aadhar number may be used as an identity proof and / or address proof all over the country.
Charges for aadhar card
There is a lot of confusion in people regarding the charges of Aadhar card and due to which they end up paying different amount of charges in the Aadhaar center. So you should be aware of the actual charges for various UIDAI Services at Aadhaar Kendra so that you pay the amount which is real. There are various services available in aadhar centre and different services have different fees like Aadhar Card enrolment fees, Aadhar card correction fees.
Following are the different services and their charges.
Aadhar Card Charges – Aadhar Card Enrollment Fees:
There is no fee for enrollment of Aadhaar Card issued by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).
Any individual resident in India who satisfies the verification process required by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) can apply for aadhar card free of cost.
Mandatory Biometric update of Children
As the Aadhar Card can be issued to new born baby as well to children of less than 5 years of age. When the child attains the age of 5 or 15, his/her Aadhar card needs to be updated. This update requires Biometric details which is mandatory. This updation bears no Charge i.e. it is completely free.
Other Biometric Update
For updating any biometric data other than mandatory Biometric update of Children, then this service is chargeable, you need to pay Rs. 25.
If you want to update any demographic data like Name, Date of birth, gender, address, mob no. etc, you need to pay Rs 25.
Search your Aadhar and black & white or Colored printout
If you want to search your Aadhar card online and want to take a Black & White printout of your Adhar card in A4 sheet, then you will be charged Rs. 10 only. And in order to get colored copy of Aadhar Card on A4 sheet then it will cost you Rs 20.
Note : If any center asks you to pay more or you have some complaints then you can report by calling 1947 (toll-free) or writing to firstname.lastname@example.org