The Aadhaar card has become an important verification document ever since it was introduced by the Government of India. The card allots you a unique identification number containing 12 digits that helps in identifying you from other individuals. When you do financial transactions, want identity proof or enjoy subsidies and grants, the Aadhaar card becomes useful.
You can apply for the Aadhaar card from anywhere in India (Interlinking with apply Aadhaar). Delhi, being the capital of India, also allows Aadhaar application through authorized enrolment centres. If you are a resident of Delhi and you want to apply for the Aadhaar card, you can visit any Aadhaar card centre in Delhi and make your application. Once applied, the card would be issued by the UIDAI and sent to your registered address.
UIDAI also allows various online services Aadhaar to the Indian population. So, after you apply for Aadhaar through an Aadhaar centre in Delhi, you can track the status of your application online through UIDAI’s portal (Interlinking with status check). The portal allows you to find out whether the card has been dispatched or not and if it has been dispatched, how long would it take to reach you.
So, for the people of Delhi, applying for the Aadhaar card is easy. They just have to visit the authorized Aadhaar card centres in Delhi and make their application.
Locating the Aadhaar card centres in Delhi
Finding an Aadhaar card centre in Delhi is quite a simple task. In whichever part of Delhi that you live in, you can find a centre closest to your home or office. You can, therefore, find a suitable Aadhaar card centre in South Delhi as well as in North Delhi.
To locate the closest Aadhaar centre in Delhi, you can check the UIDAI website. UIDAI has listed all the registered centres online on its portal. Here are the steps how to find the list –
- Visit the official website of UIDAI at https://uidai.gov.in/
- Then, under ‘My Aadhaar’ choose ‘Locate an Enrolment Centre’
- You would get three options – State, Postal (PIN Code) or Search Box
- Click on ‘Search Box’ and enter in ‘Delhi’ under the field ‘Enter the locality name, city, district. Then enter the captcha code and click on ‘Locate a Centre’.
You would, then, get to check all the authorized Aadhaar card centres in Delhi online.
UIDAI Authorized Aadhaar Card office addresses in Delhi
There are various permanent Aadhaar enrolment centres in Delhi that have been authorized by the UIDAI to allow Aadhaar applications. Some of the centres are as follows –
|Name of the registrar
|Delhi – NE DC
|DC OFFICE, DC OFFICE NAND NAGRI, North East Delhi, Shahdara, Nand Nagri, Delhi – 110093
|Delhi Central DC
|FOOD & SUPPLIES OFFICE, 23-27 FOOD, SUPPLIES AND CONSUMER AFFAIRS DEPARTMENT SHOPPING COMPLEX GULABI BAGH, North Delhi, Delhi, Gulabi Bagh, Delhi – 110007
|Delhi Central DC
|Department Of Food & Supplies, M- Block, Vikas Bhavan, I T O, Central Delhi, Darya Ganj, I.p.estate, Delhi – 110002
|Delhi – North DC
|SDM Office, SDM OFFICE NARELA, North West Delhi, Narela, Naya Bans, Delhi – 110082
|Delhi – SW DC
|Aadhar Center, SDM Office, Sector-10, Dwarka, South West Delhi, Delhi Cantonment, Dwarka Sector – 10, Delhi – 110075
UIDAI authorized banks for Aadhaar enrolment in Delhi
Many banks have been authorized by the UIDAI to allow Aadhaar enrolments for their customers and other individuals as well who are not their customers. You can, therefore, visit the nearest branch of the bank and enrol for Aadhaar. Some of the branches of the bank that allow Aadhaar card enrolment is as follows –
|Name of the bank
|Address of the authorized branch
|Kotak Mahindra Bank
|Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. 8 – ‘’Vishal Enclave”, Block – C, West Delhi, Rajouri Garden, Tagore Garden, Delhi – 110027
|Punjab National Bank
|SECTOR-7 ROHINI, North West Delhi, Narela, Delhi – 110085
|South Indian Bank
|South Indian Bank, South Indian Bank Sachdeva Tower Sector-8 Rohini, North West Delhi, Narela, Rohini Sector 8, Delhi – 110085
|123, Hargobind Enclave, East Delhi, Gandhi Nagar, Karkardooma, Delhi – 110092
|State Bank of India
|STATE BANK OF INDIA SECTOR-11 DWARKA, PLOT NO-5 POCKET-4 FIRST FLOOR SECTOR-11 DWARKA NEW DELHI-110075, South West Delhi, Delhi Cantonment, Dwarka Sec-6, Delhi – 110075
UIDAI authorized post offices for Aadhaar enrolment in Delhi
Post offices also act as Aadhaar card centres in Delhi as India Post is a recognized Registrar for Aadhaar. You can, therefore, visit your local post office and apply for an Aadhaar card. Here are some post offices where Aadhaar enrolment is allowed –
|Name of the registrar
|SAROJINI NAGAR HO, SHRI VINAYAK MANDIR MARG SAROJINI NAGAR, South West Delhi, Vasant Vihar, Sarojini Nagar, Delhi – 110023
|A G ENTN, POST OFFICE, Central Delhi, Darya Ganj, Ajmeri Gate, Delhi – 110002
|SANSAD MARG HO, NEW DELHI -110001, New Delhi G.P.O.,
|POST OFFICE, INDERPURI DAK GHAR, Central Delhi, New Delhi, Inderpuri, Delhi – 110012
|Karol bagh post office, Central Delhi, New Delhi, Karol Bagh, Delhi – 110005
So, locate the most convenient Aadhaar centre in Delhi and get yourself an Aadhaar card for verification needs.
When you enrol for Aadhaar, you would need to provide copies of your identity proof, address proof, relationship proof (with father/spouse) and date of birth proof. Also, you should fill up the Aadhaar Enrolment Form available at the Aadhaar card centres in Delhi to complete the application process.
When you apply for the Aadhaar card your name, age, spouse’s or father’s name, address, fingerprints and scan of your iris would be taken. These biometric and demographic details would, then, be recorded on the card.
No, you cannot send your documents by post for Aadhaar enrolment. You need to be physically present at the Aadhaar card centres in Delhi to complete the application for Aadhaar. If you are in Bangalore you can visit the Aadhaar card centres in Bangalore and apply for the Aadhaar card wherein you can register Delhi as your permanent residence.
There is no minimum or maximum age for Aadhaar enrolment. You can enrol under Aadhaar whenever you want to
The status of your Aadhaar card can be checked online through UIDAI’s portal. You can visit https://resident.uidai.gov.in/check-aadhaar, provide your enrolment ID number and check the status of your Aadhaar after enrolment. (Interlinking with status check article)