Order Aadhaar Reprint is a newly launched service by UIDAI, which allows Aadhaar holders to request a reprint of their Aadhaar from Official UIDAI Portal at a nominal charge. The cost of Ordering Aadhaar Reprint Online is ₹50 which includes a printing charge, GST, and delivery charge.
Aadhar reprint order service can be used to order Aadhaar reprint only on the registered address which is present in your Aadhaar. If Aadhaar holder wants to receive their Aadhaar Print other then registered address then they will need to first get their address updated in their Aadhaar.
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Requirements to Order Aadhaar Reprint
First of all to order Aadhaar Reprint you should have Aadhaar Number issued for yourself. In case if you are not yet enrolled for Aadhaar or if your Aadhaar is still not generated then you cannot request Aadhaar Reprint using Aadhaar reprint order service.
To place an Aadhar reprint order you should have your Aadhaar Number or Virtual ID, and registered mobile number which is linked with your Aadhaar Number. If your mobile number is not updated in your Aadhaar then you can still use this service to request a reprint of your Aadhaar by entering a non-registered mobile number to receive OTP.
Process to Order Aadhaar Reprint via UIDAI Aadhaar Online Services Portal
Visit UIDAI Official Portal by entering URL https://uidai.gov.in/ in your web browser
From Aadhaar homepage, just find for option Order Aadhaar Reprint and click on it
Aadhar Reprint Order page will open, in which you will have to enter your 12 digits Aadhaar Number or Aadhaar Virtual ID (VID) or Enrolment ID (EID)
Solve the security code and click on the Send OTP button if you have registered mobile number linked with your Aadhaar, in case if you don’t have mobile number linked with your Aadhaar then you can tick mark on “My Mobile number is not registered” and you will be asked to enter new mobile number on which you want to receive OTP.
Alternatively, if you have mAadhaar App Installed and configured on your phone then you can even click on the enter TOTP instead of Send OTP
Enter the received OTP or TOTP, accept the terms and conditions by checking in the box and click on the submit button.
On the next page, your Aadhaar Preview will be displayed showing photo, name, address, dob, gender (if you have used non-registered mobile number then you won’t get to see a preview in that case)
Verify your Aadhaar Details and just click on the make payment button
You would be then redirected to the payment gateway portal, just make the payment and you would be directed to the payment success page
Once successful payment, your Acknowledgement receipt for Aadhaar reprint order will be generated on which payment date and time, SRN, receipt number, transaction id, amount, transaction status, last four digits of Aadhaar will be mentioned.
This receipt will be very important as it will contain SRN, with which you can track your order status. For future reference or tracking, you can download the soft copy of the Acknowledgement receipt for Aadhaar reprint order by clicking on the Acknowledgement Slip button.
However, you will also receive your SRN on your Aadhaar registered mobile number or non-registered mobile number which you have provided.
Reprinted Aadhaar Letter will be handed over to India Post within 5 working days for delivery via speed post.
And once your Aadhaar Order Reprint is dispatched via India Post, you will receive the Consignment Number or AWB details on your registered or non-registered mobile number.
That’s it, this is how one can easily get their Aadhaar Letter reprint’s officially printed from UIDAI, delivered at the doorstep.
How to Place Aadhaar reprint order through mAadhaar app
UIDAI also offers Aadhaar holders to place an order for Aadhaar reprint from its official mAadhaar app. If you are facing any difficulty in accessing the UIDAI website or if the UIDAI website server is down you can opt for this alternative option for ordering Aadhaar Card from the mAadhaar app.
The process to order Aadhar reprint is almost the same as you do it through UIDAI Website, but the only difference here is that you don’t need to access the UIDAI website to order a reprint. With the help of the mAadhaar app, you can easily place an order in a few taps from your smartphone.
So now let’s get into a detailed process on how to place an Aadhaar reprint order through the mAadhaar app.
First of all, if you are planning to order your Aadhaar reprint from the mAadhaar app then you should have an Android or iOS (iPhone or iPad) device. This mAadhaar app isn’t available for PC or Laptop, so you strictly need as smartphone device running with Android OS or iOS.
Download the official app by UIDAI called mAadhaar from Google Playstore or App store
Once you download the mAadhaar app, just tap on the mAadhaar app icon to launch it
Once the app gets launched, just signup with your mobile number and set a profile password for the app
Once done with setting up your profile, on the home screen of the mAadhaar app you will find several UIDAI services listed
Just tap on the Order Aadhaar Reprint
On the next screen, the app will display an important note about ordering Aadhaar reprint like:
- Order Aadhaar reprint is a paid service
- Order Aadhaar reprint by paying a nominal fee of Rs.50 (inclusive GST and speed post charges)
- Reprinted Aadhaar letter will be handed over to India Post within 5 working days for delivery to your registered address via speed post
You just need to read out these conditions and if you agree with it then just tick mark on terms and conditions by tapping on it and then tap on the OK button
On the next page, you will be asked whether you have a registered mobile number linked with your Aadhaar. If you have a registered mobile number linked with your Aadhaar then just tap on I have a registered mobile number and if you don’t a mobile number registered with Aadhaar then tap on I have an unregistered mobile number
In the next screen, you will need to enter your Aadhaar or VID Number, solve the captcha, (if you have selected I have an unregistered mobile number then you will need to enter a mobile number on which you can receive OTP) click on the Request OTP button
You will receive one-time-password on your registered mobile number or unregistered mobile number
Enter the received OTP and click on the verify button
If you are ordering Aadhaar reprint using a registered mobile number then your Aadhaar preview will be displayed showing your photograph, name, date of birth, gender, and address. And in case if you are placing an order with an unregistered mobile number then it won’t show you any preview of your Aadhaar.
So to continue placing an order for Aadhaar reprint just tap on the make payment button
The page will get navigated to payment gateway where you will need to make an online payment using any of the payment options available like Credit/ Debit Cards, UPI or Net Banking
Once you successfully make the payment, your Aadhaar Order Reprint Acknowledgment receipt will be generated, which you will need to keep safe until you receive your reprint.
How do I cancel Aadhaar Reprint Order
Once you successfully place an order for Aadhaar reprint, it cannot be canceled or returned back in any circumstances. There isn’t any functionality available on UIDAI Official website which allows you to cancel your reprint order once payment is made or return your order once it is shipped or dispatched.
Before ordering a reprint of Aadhaar for yourself, you should make a decision whether you actually want a reprint or not as later on you cannot cancel or return the order like we usually do with eCommerce portals.
How to Check Aadhaar Reprint Order Status
To check the status of your Aadhaar Reprint visit official UIDAI Website https://www.uidai.gov.in/
From the homepage, just click on the option Check Aadhaar Reprint Status
Check Aadhaar Reprint Status page will open in which you will need to enter your SRN (Service Request Number) which will be of 28 digits printed on the Acknowledgement Slip as well as you will find it in your SMS Inbox, enter your 12 digits Aadhaar Number and solve the captcha security code
Once these details are filled, just click on the check status button and the current status of your Aadhaar reprint order will be displayed.
How to Check Delivery Status of your Aadhaar Reprint Order
Usually, within 5 working days, your Aadhaar Reprint will be handed over to the Department of Posts (DOP). And once your order gets dispatched by the SPEED POST Service of Department of Post (DoP) a Consignment Number or AWB will be generated for your package and you will receive the details via SMS on your mobile number.
You can use the Consignment Number or AWB to track the status of the delivery using India Post Web Portal. Below are the steps which you will need to follow to track the delivery status of your Aadhaar Reprint.
To track the delivery status of your Aadhaar reprint visit official India Post Website https://www.indiapost.gov.in
On the home of the India Post website, you will get to see an option Track and Trace
Enter the consignment number or AWB number which you have received via SMS, solve the captcha code and click on the track now button
The Current Status of your Aadhaar Reprint delivery will be displayed on the next page
Why Aadhaar Reprint Order Service is Useful?
With the launch of order Aadhar reprint service, now there is no need to visit cybercafé or print center to get your Aadhaar Copy Printed. You can easily request a reprint of your Aadhaar from the UIDAI portal as it would be one of the safest and secure modes of requesting a print of your Aadhaar.
Who can use this Aadhaar Reprint Service?
You may use this service of Order Aadhaar Card Reprint by UIDAI in case if you have still not received your Original Aadhaar Card Letter, in case of misplacing or loss of Original Aadhaar Letter, or due to Aadhaar Update, etc. Any Aadhaar Holder who wishes that they need an Aadhaar Card Copy Can use this service and get their Aadhaar Print Delivered at their Door Step.
Are there any Charges for Aadhaar Reprint Service or is it Free of Cost Service?
Aadhaar Reprint Service is not free of cost service, but to order the Aadhaar reprint the Aadhaar Holder will have to pay a nominal fee of ₹50 which is inclusive of GST & speed post charges.
How do I get or retrieve a lost Aadhaar SRN which was sent by SMS?
If you have lost your SRN which was sent to you on your registered mobile number or non-registered mobile number, then it cannot be retrieved or recovered back in any means. However, after placing an order for Aadhaar Reprint you will need to be extra careful to download the softcopy of Acknowledgement Slip on which your SRN will be mentioned. Or else you should at least note down the SRN details if you have a habit of deleting messages from your phone.
If your order was sucessfully placed, then what you can do is be patience and wait for the dispatch message of your Aadhaar Reprint which will also contain India Post Consignment Number or AWB. Using India Post Consignment Number or Airway Bill Number (AWB) you would be able to know the current status of your package.
Can I place Aadhar reprint order with Cash On Delivery Payment Mode?
No, UIDAI doesn’t offer Cash On Delivery Payment Mode to Order Aadhaar Reprint. To Order Reprint of Aadhaar you will need to make payment on prepaid basis payment modes available on the site like using Debit Card, Credit Card, Internet banking, or UPI.
Will I get refunded in case of non-delivery of my Aadhaar reprint?
Once your order gets dispatched you will be sent Airway Bill Number which can be used to track the status of your consignment by visiting the DoP i.e. India Speed Post official website. So in case if you don’t get delivery of your order, you should first track the status of your order and then try reaching the post office to inquire or collect your Aadhaar reprint.