How to change your mobile number in Aadhar card online

Would you like to know how to change or register a new mobile number in your Aadhar card online? What are the steps to be taken to update the Aadhar card with OTP? If yes, read this article for more detail.

Most of them would have updated their personal details while applying for the Aadhar card in the past. Few might have missed updating the mobile number or email ID etc. at that time and they are very important right now to use Aadhar effectively.

Few might have got a new number recently and would like to go with the latest one, they might have updated the old mobile number for Aadhar upon registration that could have unused or not recharged for a long time, in such case, someone might have got that number and using it right now. Your OTP for its usage might reach that old mobile number and you are unable to use your Aadhar card effectively through OTP from the old SIM. Likewise, there are different scenarios, and the solution is just a few.

In case if you are interested to change the new phone number or add the currently using mobile number that was not registered before then you can do it so right now offline. It is not happening through online mode as of now however since UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India, Government of India) asking for some verification process offline with the relevant documents to update the required info for this. Thus, you can register online to get an appointment to reach the nearest Permanent Enrollment Center of Aadhar card to get things done. It is not tough though. In some cases, you can update the info online for sure on the Aadhar website itself as well.

Following screen or URL will help you to find out the nearest Permanent Enrollment Center of Aadhar.

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We have given a few easy steps to change the mobile number in Aadhar that would benefit you for various usage at present and in the near future. Keep ready your Aadhar card handy to use some info from that, like Aadhar number or Name or Address in Aadhar, etc.

How to change the mobile number in Aadhar card?

Step 1: Visit the direct link of Aadhar at

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Step 2: There are two options currently. One is for the Indian Citizen whom living / residing in India and the other one is for the Indian Citizen whom living / residing abroad, right now.

Step 3: Indian Resident can log in by either Mobile number or Email ID but make sure you know the registered phone number or email ID to get OTP to use it for Aadhar login.

Step 4: Once you choose the appropriate option to get the OTP then follow the next steps.

Step 5: Click on the Mobile number or Email ID (For Indian Resident) - Non-Resident Indians have the email option alone to get an OTP.

Step 6: Enter the correct detail with the captcha code and click on the 'Send OTP' button.

Step 7: Check the registered mobile number or email to see the OTP received to use it on the same screen ( on the right side to login.

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Step 8: You will get another screen once you entered the received OTP in the relevant section. Click on the 'Update Aadhar' option at the top right side.

Step 9: You need to enter your 'Name' and 'Aadhar Number' in the appropriate field on the next screen. Make sure the check box for resident type.

Step 10: You will get seven (7) options to change or update on Aadhar under the 'What Do You Want To Update' column. Use the option correctly then click on the 'Proceed' button to change or update it.

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Step 11: Click on save once updated. You're done!.

Few of them can't be updated but you have to visit the nearest Permanent Enrollment Center of Aadhar to get things done. Also, these are a few steps that can be of help to do so and UIDAI changes the steps from time to time that we may or may not update them here once they do them.

Article by Hafeezur Rahman
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Guest Author: Sonal Agarwal18 Nov 2021

I reside out of India and want to change the phone number on my Aadhaar card. How can I change it online?

Guest Author: Anwar T P28 Nov 2021

I reside outside India and want to change the phone number on my Aadhaar card. How can I change it online?

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