The Voter Identification Card is a document issued by the Election Commission if India to all Indian citizens that are eligible to vote and above 18 years of age.
Different processes require different kinds of documents. So, let’s find the ones you need.
It is used as voter identification on election day and also can be used as an identity or address proof for opening a bank account, getting a new gas connection, online reservations for travel and accommodation, etc.
To be eligible for a Voter Identification Card you need to be 18 years of age on the 1st of January of the year you apply for it. You can submit an application online or in-person by visiting the nearest Booth Level Office. Along with the application you need to submit address proof, age proof, and passport-sized photographs.
The Voter Identification Card is delivered to your home address mentioned on the application within a month. You can also download the e-EPIC through the link below:Click here
Yes, you can get the information updated/corrected on your certificate online or in person.
Unfortunately, there are no alternative sources for issuing the Voter Identification Card.
You first need to file a report with the police. Once done, you can submit a copy of the report along with an affidavit and address/identity proof at your nearest Booth Level Office. They can then issue a duplicate copy of your Voter Identification Card.