Documents Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card

If you want to apply for Aadhaar Card, documents are must. Without documents one cannot get hold of Aadhaar. Enrolling for Aadhar Card is done free of cost and you will not be charged a single rupee to get your Aadhar Card.

Documents Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card
So in this post we will introduce to you which are the documents which are acceptable by UIDAI to apply for Aadhaar Card. To apply for Aadhaar Card you must submit Proof of Identity, Proof of Address, and Proof of Date of Birth Document along with the Aadhar Enrolment Form.

Below are the list of valid documents acceptable to enroll yourself for Aadhaar Card.

Supported PoI Documents Containing Name and Photo Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card
  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Ration/ PDS Photo Card
  • Voter ID
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID Cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
  • NREGS Job Card
  • Photo ID issued by Recognized Educational Institution
  • Arms License
  • Photo Bank ATM Card
  • Photo Credit Card
  • Pensioner Photo Card
  • Freedom Fighter Photo Card
  • Kissan Photo Passbook
  • CGHS / ECHS Photo Card
  • Address Card having Name and Photo issued by Department of Posts
  • Certificate of Identify having photo issued by Gazetted Officer or Tehsildar on letterhead
  • Disability   ID   Card/handicapped medical certificate issued by the respective State/UT Governments/Administrations

Supported PoA Documents Containing Name and Address Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card
  • Passport
  • Bank Statement/ Passbook
  • Post Office Account Statement/Passbook
  • Ration Card
  • Voter ID
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID cards/ service photo identity card issued by PSU
  • Electricity Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Water bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Telephone Landline Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Property Tax Receipt (not older than 1 year)
  • Credit Card Statement (not older than 3 months)
  • Insurance Policy
  • Signed Letter having Photo from Bank on letterhead
  • Signed Letter having Photo issued by registered Company on letterhead
  • Signed Letter having Photo issued by Recognized Educational Institutions on letterhead
  • NREGS Job Card
  • Arms License
  • Pensioner Card
  • Freedom Fighter Card
  • Kissan Passbook
  • CGHS / ECHS Card
  • Certificate of Address having photo issued by MP or MLA or Gazetted Officer or Tehsildar on letterhead
  • Certificate of Address issued by Village Panchayat head or its equivalent authority (for rural areas)
  • Income Tax Assessment Order
  • Vehicle Registration Certificate
  • Registered Sale / Lease / Rent Agreement
  • Address Card having Photo issued by Department of Posts
  • Caste and Domicile Certificate having Photo issued by State Govt.
  • Disability ID card/handicapped medical certificate issued by respective State/UT Governments/Administrations
  • Gas Connection Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Passport of Spouse
  • Passport of Parents (in case of Minor)
  • Allotment letter of accommodation issued by Central/State government of not more than 3 years old
  • Marriage Certificate Issued by the Government containing address

Supported Proof of DoB Documents Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card
  • Birth Certificate
  • SSLC Book/Certificate
  • Passport
  • Certificate of Date of Birth issued by Group A Gazetted Officer on letterhead
  • PAN Card
  • Mark sheet issued by any Government Board or University
  • Government Photo Id Card / Photo identity card issued by PSU containing DoB
  • Central/State Pension Payment Order
  • Central Government Health Service Scheme Photo Card or Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme Photo card
  • Supported PoR Documents containing Relationship details to Head of Family Required to Apply for Aadhaar Card
  • PDS Card
  • MNREGA Job Card
  • CGHS/State Government/ECHS/ESIC Medical card
  • Pension Card
  • Army Canteen Card
  • Passport
  • Birth Certificate issued by Registrar of Birth, Municipal Corporation and other notified local government bodies like Taluk, Tehsil etc.
  • Any other Central/State government issued family entitlement document
  • Marriage Certificate Issued by the Government
If you have any one of these documents from each category than you can easily get Aadhar Card for yourself.