How to Change Photo in Aadhaar Card

Aadhaar card is one of the most important government identity proofs as it contains both demographic as well as the biometric data of the card holder. However, there may be situations where a person may be required to update his details in Aadhaar. There are two ways
to update Aadhaar, one through the Self Service Update Portal (SSUP) and the other by visiting the Aadhaar Enrolment Centre. Read more to find out how to change photo in Aadhar card.
How to Change/Update Photo in Aadhaar Card
 
A person can get his details in Aadhaar updated by visiting a nearby Aadhaar Enrolment Centre. You can follow the steps mentioned below to change photo in Aadhar card:
Visit a nearby Aadhaar Enrolment Centre/ Aadhaar Sewa Kendra
Download the Aadhaar Enrolment Form from UIDAI’s website
Fill the form with due diligence
Submit your form to the executive and provide your biometric details
Now the executive will take your live photograph
You will have to provide biometrics to approve your details
A fee of ₹ 25 + GST will have to be paid to get the details updated
You will get an Acknowledgement slip containing the URN
The Update Request Number (URN) can be used to check the update status
Download Updated Aadhaar Card
Once your request to change photo in Aadhar is processed, you can download the updated Aadhaar card online.
You have to visit the UIDAI Portal to download the updated Aadhaar card
You can choose to download a normal Aadhaar card or masked Aadhaar card
You will also have to refresh your Aadhaar details in the mAadhaar app after update
Aadhaar data has to be updated in the DigiLocker app as well
 
Important Points Related to Aadhaar Card Update
No document is required for changing photo in Aadhaar card
You do not have to submit a photograph as the executive clicks the photograph on the spot using the webcam
It may take up to 90 days to get the details updated in Aadhaar
You can check the update status online using the URN provided in the Acknowledgement Slip
There is no online process to change photo in Aadhar card through the Self Service Update Portal (SSUP).

Author: Sham