How to Change Address Name or Any Other Information on Your UID
UID Change Application form
UID is also known as Unique Identification Number. It has been introduced under Unique Identification Authority by government of India. UID is also known as Aadhaar number. Its main goal is to create and bestow a unique ID for every citizen. UID is a number of personal identification. It is a 12 digit unique number and acts as a base to identify a citizen’s identity on basis of demography and information of biometrics. Biometrics includes a citizen’s photo, fingerprints and iris. All this identity information of citizens is stored in a centralized database system. UID can be verified very easily. It is a unique method to check duplicate identities stored in private and government records.
It should be remembered that UID (Unique Identification Number) is a unique number that is not based on race, caste, religion and geographical residence. This number is issued in the form of an identity card. One interesting fact about UID is that it for every person including new born infants. It means that every person in a family will be issued a separate (Unique Identification Number). It enables to verify or identify every citizen easily without confusion that often arises due to having similar names. Getting UID or Aadhaar is beneficial from identification point of view. It is not compulsory to obtain this number, citizens can get it voluntarily. Any person can get a UID even without documents of identity. One can possess a single unique identification number. One cannot have more than one unique identification number. Aadhar number will not be used to replace other identity proofs like passport or ration card.
How to change address name & other information in your UID
It often happens that wrong details of name, address, phone number or home address gets added in the database of identity information. Such errors may occur by supplier of info or the person adding info in database. The best way to check errors of wrong data entry for UID is to keep an eye while filling the enrollment form. In case if one sees any wrong data entered in the form, he/she should make provisions to replace it with the correct information. This is the best and simplest way to create a UID with correct data. One more opportunity is given to applicants of UID while final publishing of enrollment form. The applicant can recheck and edit wrong information details seen in enrollment form of UID. In case if corrections are missed during these two occasions, then one can go to the enrollment form center. Corrections can be made at this center within 48 hours of period of enrollment with all required documents and slip of enrollment.