Aadhaar is a unique digital identification number that helps you in establishing your identity. Aadhaar Card is mandatory for filing income tax returns and also for assigning a permanent account number. It is a random number that does not profile individuals on the basis of their caste, religion, income or geography.
You can apply for Aadhaar once and it would be valid for your entire life. In the case of infants, however, you need to update the Aadhaar card once at 5 years and then again at 15 years of age. To apply for Aadhaar, you can click here to know the process. (Interlinking with apply).
Once you have applied for the Aadhaar card, it takes some days for the card to reach you. Meanwhile, to check the status of the Aadhaar allotment, you can use UIDAI’s online portal. Click here to know how to check the application status. (Interlinking with status check)
An Aadhaar enrolment facility is allowed in all the cities of India, even in Mumbai. So, if you are living in Mumbai and want to enrol for your Aadhaar card, you can visit the nearest Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai and apply for enrolment.
The list of authorized Aadhaar card centres in Mumbai is published by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on its online website. Let’s find out how you can locate the centres –
How to locate the Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai?
- Visit the official website of UIDAI which is https://uidai.gov.in/.
- On the website, under ‘My Aadhaar’, click on ‘Locate an enrolment centre’.
- A new page would open wherein you would be shown three options to locate an Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai – State, Postal (PIN) Code and Search Box.
- To look for all the authorized centres in Mumbai, click on ‘Search Box’.
- A new page would open wherein you should mention ‘Mumbai’ on the location line, provide the captcha code and hit ‘Locate a centre’
Then you would be able to check out all the authorized Aadhaar card centres in Mumbai.
UIDAI authorized Aadhaar card office addresses in Mumbai
There are various permanent Aadhaar card centres in Mumbai that allow you to enrol for the Aadhaar card. Here are some of the addresses of such offices –
|Name of the registrar||Address|
|Government of Maharashtra||Aaple Sarkar Kendra, Dnyanganaga Education School Trust Sanchalit, Akurli Road, Kandivali East Mumbai, Mumbai Suburban, Borivali, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400101|
|Government of Maharashtra||GASK MSEB, GASK MSEB OFFICE , SAI KRUPA CHAWL.NEAR AMBIKA BUILDING, GANPATI PADA, DIGHA, NAVI MUMBAI, Thane, Maharashtra – 400708|
|Government of Maharashtra||DISTRICT COLLECTOR OFFICE MUMBAI SUBURBAN DISTRICT, NR. CHETANA COLLEGE, BANDRA EAST, MUMBAI-400051., Mumbai Suburban, Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400051|
|Government of Maharashtra||GASK- C-WARD NMMC OFFICE, NMMC C-WARD 15, Corner Juhu Gaon Near Gaonvdevi Mandir, Maratha Bhavan Marg, Juhu Nagar, Sector 14, Vashi, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra 400703|
|Government of Maharashtra||Collector Office, Bandra East, near Chetna collage, Mumbai Suburban, Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400051|
UIDAI authorized banks in Mumbai for Aadhaar enrolment
Many banks are also authorized as Aadhaar card centres in Mumbai. You can visit the authorized branch of such banks and apply for the card. Some of the banks and their authorized branch addresses are given below –
|Name of the bank||Branch address|
|Kotak Mahindra Bank||Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd. Ground Floor, Manish Nagar, J P Road, Andheri (W), Mumbai Suburban, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400053|
|Bandhan Bank Limited||BANDHNA BANK LTD SHOP NO-17C GANESH TOWER SEC-1 VASHI, Thane, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400703|
|Union Bank of India||Union Bank Of India, Ground Floor, MTNL Building, DR. Ambedkar Marg, Matunga East, Mumbai City, Maharashtra – 400019|
|Bank of Maharashtra||Ankit Survey No 37, S V Road, Dahisar East, 400068, Mumbai Suburban, Borivali, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400068|
|HDFC Bank Limited||Ahura Centre, Ground Floor, Mahakali Caves Road, Andheri East, Mumbai Suburban, Andheri, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400093|
UIDAI authorized post offices for Aadhaar enrolment
India Post is an authorized registrar for Aadhaar enrolment in India. Thus, you can visit the nearest post office, which also serves as an Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai, and apply for an Aadhaar card. Some of the post office addresses are as follows –
|Name of the registrar||Address of the post office|
|India Post||POST OFFICE MUMBAI GPO, Mumbai City, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400001|
|India Post||Antop Hill, Antop Hill, Mumbai City, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400037|
|India Post||N S PATKAR MARG POST OFFICE, Mumbai City, Maharashtra – 400007|
|India Post||Parel Mukhya Dak Ghar, Parel,Jijiboy Lane, Mumbai, Maharashtra – 400012|
|India Post||DHARAVI PO, SAHU NAGAR, NEAR FIRE STATION, Mumbai City, Maharashtra – 400017|
So, visit any of the convenient Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai and apply for an Aadhaar card today.
No, for updating your child’s biometric details you would have to visit an Aadhaar enrolment centre. You can locate the nearest Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai and visit the centre with your child to update his/her details.
Yes, appointments for enrolling for Aadhaar can be booked online. Just visit https://appointments.uidai.gov.in/bookappointment.aspx, enter your city, and book an appointment online. However, you would have to visit the enrolment centre physically on the appointed date and time to apply for Aadhaar.
No, unless you enrol for Aadhaar at any of its enrolment centres, you would not be allowed to download your Aadhaar card online. This is because you need an enrolment ID or the Aadhaar number to download the card.
If you did not get the Aadhaar card, contact UIDAI and find out the reason for the same. If you registered your mobile number when enrolling for Aadhaar, you can visit https://resident.uidai.gov.in/lost-uideid and retrieve your Aadhaar details. You can also call UIDAI at 1947 to find out the status of your card. Alternatively, you can visit any Aadhaar card centre in Mumbai and find out why you did not receive the card. Whatever you do, do not reapply if you have already done so once.