Know what is Blue Aadhar Card and who gets it, know how to apply here

There are two types of Aadhar card. The first is the regular Aadhar card which is issued to all. It is meant for adults and comes in white colour. The other is for the kids. It is called Baal Aadhaar Card and it is of blue color. 

Know what is Blue Aadhar Card and who gets it, know how to apply here


what is Blue Aadhar Card ? 

Parents of newborn babies can apply online for child aadhaar card in India. Bal Aadhar card was introduced by UIDAI in 2018 for children below 5 years of age. So let's know about it in some more detail.

What is different from the regular Aadhar card, i.e. for adults, from the child Aadhar card, is that adults have to register their biometric data such as their fingerprint and their iris scan. But no such information is required in the Bal Aadhar card.

To enroll a child for Bal Aadhar card, the parents need the birth certificate of the child and the Aadhar card number of either of the parents. Child Aadhar card is linked to the Aadhar card of either of the parents.

Once the child crosses the age of 5 years, the child Aadhaar card becomes invalid, and hence the child's biometric data needs to be updated. In doing so, the child is issued a regular Aadhar card like an adult.


Follow the step-by-step process to get Bal Aadhar Card:

Here below we have given some easy steps, by following which you can apply for your child's or child's child Aadhar card i.e. Blue Aadhar card.


  • Step 1: Visit the enrollment center and fill the enrollment form.
  • Step 2: Provide the birth certificate of the child along with mobile number and Aadhar card number of one of the parents.
  • Step 3: Here a photo of your baby or girl child will be clicked.
  • Step 4: Also here the Aadhar card number of the child will be linked with the Aadhar card number of his parents.
  • Step 5: This will be followed by the confirmation and later the acknowledgment needs to be submitted.


Once the registration and confirmation process is complete, an SMS will be sent to the registered mobile number and the child Aadhar card of the newborn child will be issued within 60 days.


How to book appointment online

UIDAI has mandated that parents will have to update the biometric data after the Blue Aadhar card expires. "Child below 5 years of age gets a blue colored child Aadhaar and will become invalid when the child turns 5 years old. Requires mandatory biometric update to reactivate it. This is what the tweet read You can book an appointment online by visiting the official website of UIDAI.

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