UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India has issued Aadhaar number to the residents of the country after satisfying the verification process. Any individual, irrespective of age and gender, who is a resident of India,can voluntarily enroll to obtain Aadhaar number.
Person willing to enrol is required to provide minimal demographic and biometric information during the enrolment process, which is totally free of cost. However, the service provider charges subscribers for updating or changing any details fed into the Aadhaar database at certain circumstances.
Demographic information includes name, date of birth (verified) or age (declared), gender, address, mobile number and email id. In case of introducer-based enrolment- introducer name and introducer’s Aadhaar number, in case of head of family based enrolment- name of head of family, relationship and head of family’s Aadhaar number; in case of enrolment of child- enrolment ID or Aadhaar number of any one parent and proof of relationship (PoR) document are also included. Biometric information includes ten fingerprints, two Iris scans, and facial photograph.
|Aadhaar Enrolment||Free of cost|
|Mandatory Biometric updates||Free of cost|
|Demographic update (any type/any channel)||Rs. 50 (inclusive of GST)|
|Biometric updates (other than mandatory)||Rs. 50 (inclusive of GST)|
|Aadhaar search using e-KYC/Find Aadhaar/any other tool and colour printout on A4 sheet||Rs. 30 (Inclusive of GST)|