UIDAI Introduces a New Service—“Order Aadhaar Card”
Aadhaar Update
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UIDAI has launched “Order Aadhaar Card” service. With the help of this service, an Aadhaar cardholder can get his or her Aadhaar-related details printed on a PVC card. Individuals who are not having a registered mobile number can order an Aadhaar card using their alternate or non-registered mobile number. However, Aadhaar preview is accessible only with the usage of a registered mobile number. The Order Aadhaar PVC Card Service went live on 25th September 2020. 

How to Apply?

The Aadhaar PVC card will have several security features and will be multicoloured. One can avail this service by using the following link:


You can order an Aadhaar PVC card by paying a nominal fee of Rs 50 (including  GST and speed post charges). You will need to use your 16-digit Virtual Identification Number (VID)/12-digit Aadhaar number (UID)/28-digit Aadhaar enrolment ID for placing an order for Aadhaar PVC card.

  • If you are raising a request via a registered mobile number, One Time Password (OTP)/Time Based One Time Password (TOTP) will be sent to your registered mobile number.
  • If you are raising a request via a non-registered/alternate mobile number, OTP will be sent on your non-registered/alternate mobile number.

Also Read: Now Aadhaar Authentication is Mandatory to Obtains GST Registration

How to Pay?

You can pay online with the help of the following payment modes:

  • Credit card
  • Debit card
  • UPI
  • Net banking

The Aadhaar PVC card will include security features, such as:

  • Digitally signed secure QR code
  • Ghost image
  • Hologram
  • Guilloche pattern
  • Micro text
  • Issue date and the print date
  • Embossed Aadhaar logo

Here is a screenshot for your reference:

Login page

For any clarifications/feedback on the topic, please contact the writer at bhavana.pn@cleartax.in.

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