Aadhar Card is an important document in India. It is considered as a proof of identity and address for the citizens of this country including newborn babies.
UIDAI has made provisions where parents can apply Aadhar for newborn children without much effort. There are certain criteria that do not apply for children below the age of five
No biometric data is required for children below the age of five. Also, the Aadhar will be processed and authenticated based on the parent’s demographic information and photograph. Once they turn five, they will need to get their biometric information like fingerprints, etc registered with Aadhar.
– Original birth certificate of the child
– Aadhaar card of any one of the parent
– Original copies of both documents for verification
Here’s how to apply Aadhar Card for children below five years of age online
To get an Aadhar Card for children between 0 to 5 years, you’ll need to visit Aadhaar enrolment centre. But, to avoid the waiting time at the enrollment centre, you can book an appointment online by entering all the necessary details. This will also speed up the enrollment process.
First, get ready with all the necessary documents and information.
Now, visit UIDAI website and click on Book an appointment under the Get Aadhar section
Enter location details and then click on Proceed to Book an appointment
Then, select the option New Aadhar. Then, enter mobile number and click on Generate OTP
Then enter all the necessary details on the Personal Details section and click on Proceed
Then you’ll need to choose the time and slot for your appointment and click Next
Now, verify all the information entered and click on Submit to book the appointment.
After this, you’ll need to visit the selected Aadhar enrolment centre and complete the enrolment process.