The UIDAI Aadhaar Status Service lets you check the real-time status of your service request. But the process of tracking the Aadhaar status for all types of Aadhaar requests are not the same. So as per the type of your request, below are the methods to check Aadhaar Status.
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Requirements to Check Aadhaar Status
|Online Update||Update done at Enrolment/Update Center||New Aadhaar|
|12 digits Aadhaar Number||Enrolment ID (EID)||Enrolment ID (EID)|
|Update Request Number (URN) or SRN||—||—|
|Registered mobile number for OTP authentication||—||—|
Check Aadhaar Status Online | New Enrolment or Update done at Enrolment Center
If you have enrolled for Aadhaar or Updated your Aadhaar through Seva Kendra then you can find out the status of your request with the check Aaadhaar status online facility.
Once getting enrolled for Aadhaar, usually, the Aadhaar gets generated in 1 to 3 months, but in the rare case, it could take more time than estimated or it could even complete before the estimated time.
Similarly, any Aadhaar update request done through Aadhaar Kendra can take a timeline of up to 1 – 3 months to get processed.
So to be informed about the Aadhaar issuance process or update, Check Aadhaar Status service has been enabled on the official UIDAI Aadhaar Card Portal.
By using Check Aadhaar Card Status Service on UIDAI Official Website, residents who have enrolled for Aadhaar or Updated Aadhaar through Seva Kendra can find out if their Aadhaar is generated or still under process or updated.
But before proceeding further for checking the Aadhaar Status Online you should have your EID which will be printed on your Aadhaar acknowledgment slip/ resident copy which you were provided once enrolling for Aadhaar or Aadhaar Update receipt in case of update.
To check the Aadhaar Status visit the official UIDAI website https://uidai.gov.in/
Once you reach on the UIDAI homepage, just click on the Check Aadhaar Status under get Aadhaar section
Once clicking on the check Aadhaar status, the webpage will get redirected to the Check Aadhaar Status page
On the Check Aadhaar Status page, you will need to fill the fields in the form such as 14 digits Enrollment ID (ENO) which you will find on top of your acknowledgment slip or resident copy, and then mention the date and time as per the acknowledgment slip (date and time is not mandatory to mention). These 28 digits together form your temporary enrollment ID (EID)
Once entering the EID, solve the captcha verification code as displayed in the image and click on the Check Status button
On the next page, it will show you the status of your Aadhaar whether it is generated or under process, updated, or rejected.
If your Aadhaar has been generated then you will get to see the message “Congratulations! Your Aadhaar is Generated” as you can see in the above image and similarly if your Aadhaar has been updated then it will show your Aadhaar has been updated.
If you had tried to enroll as fresh even though having Aadhaar then you will get to see the status “This enrolment has been rejected AS duplicate. Please DO NOT REENROL AND USE your matching enrolment number displayed below TO CHECK your Aadhaar Status. In case the matching enrolment number IS NOT displayed below, you may USE “Retrieve Lost EID/UID” service ON our website OR CALL 1947 FOR more details.”
If your Aadhaar is still not approved then it will show the status “Your Aadhaar Application is under process”. So you will need to check back after a few days to know the final status.
Check Online Demographics Update Status
If you have updated your Aadhaar Card Online via Aadhaar Online Services Portal then to check the status for Online Update request is different than the Aadhaar update done at Enrolment Centre/ECMP.
To check the status of your Online Demographic Update Request, visit the official UIDAI website https://uidai.gov.in/
From the homepage, just click on the Check online demographics update status under the Update Aadhaar section
This will open Check Status page, in the status page enter your 12 digits Aadhaar Number, URN or SRN printed on the update receipt, solve the captcha security code and click on the Send OTP button
Once clicking on Send OTP button, you will receive one-time-password on your registered mobile number
Enter the receive OTP Code in the enter OTP field and click on the Check Status button
On the next screen, the status of your online update request will be displayed
If your Aadhaar Update has been successfully processed then it would say your update request has been successfully processed and your Aadhaar has been generated. While your Aadhaar is being printed and posted to you, please download eAadhaar.
If you Aadhaar Update Request is under process then it would display this enrollment is under process. Please check again after a few days.
Do I need to pay to check the status of Aadhaar?
No, you can check the status of your Aadhaar requests such as enrollment and update for free.
Do I need a registered mobile number to check the status of my Aadhaar Online?
For checking the status online of Aadhaar new enrollment and update done through Enrolment Centre, there is no requirement of a registered mobile number. But to check the status online of Aadhaar demographic update done online, you need a registered mobile number for authentication.
What is SRN?
SRN denotes Service Request Number. SRN is generated when a resident initiates an Aadhaar Address update request via Validation Letter. By using the SRN you can track the status of your request.
What is URN?
URN denotes Update Request Number, URN is generated once the resident successfully completes the process of online address update. A 14 digit number called URN or Update Request Number is generated and also sent via SMS. You can use this URN and Aadhaar Number to track the status of your demographic update request.
While checking the Aadhaar Status I am getting the error “Error Code: SSS-BPR-012 Reason: null Transaction ID:”?
If you are getting the above error, then try checking the status again. This error is an temporary bug which is appearing while checking the Aadhaar Status.
Can I check my Aadhaar Status by Name, Pincode or Date of Birth?
No, to check the status of your Aadhaar you should have your EID or Aadhaar Number and URN or SRN. Without these details, you cannot track the status of your Aadhaar Update or Enrolment.