Are you looking to apply for voter ID card in Delhi but do not know how to go about it? You have come to the right place? Whether you want to apply online or offline, we will discuss all the points in detail. Read on to find out how
Let’s start with the eligibility criteria, because to get a voter ID issued on your name you should meet a certain eligibility criteria as mentioned below:
- You should be an Indian citizen, residing in Delhi
- You should be above 18 years of age
- You should be of sound mind
Please note that if you reside in some other state, you will not be eligible for a voter ID card in Delhi as each state has its own voters list.
You will require the following documents to be able to apply for a voter ID card offline or online:
Passport Sized Photograph (Color)
- Post Office or bank Pass Book
- Driving license / Passport / Ration Card / Income Tax Return filed
- Recent Electricity/ Water / Telephone / Gas Bill for the address mentioned. The bill should be on the name of the applicant or the applicant’s immediate family member.
- Driving License
- Birth Certificate
- Passport/PAN Card
- High School Certificate or School leaving certificate or mark sheet
How to Apply Voter ID Card Offline in Delhi
To apply offline you need to get the Form 6 from Voters Registration Centre. You may even download it from the official site. Here’s the link – http://ceodelhi.gov.in/WriteReadData/userfiles/file/Forms/FORM6.pdf
Now, fill the form with accurate details. If you don’t know what to, you may seek assistance from your area BLO. Paste the passport size photograph on the specific place sand attah other supporting documents such as proof of age and residence.
After filling up the form, send the form with documents to Voters’ Registration and EPIC Centre or VREC in your area. You may also submit the form with the Booth Level Officers who will conduct necessary verifications and issue a Voter ID that will be sent to your residence.
How to Apply for Voter ID Card Online in Delhi
To apply for the voter ID card Delhi through the Internet you need to visit the official website – ceodelhi.nic.in
Mention your state and then select Assembly/ Parliamentary Constituency. You will find an online form wherein you will need to fill up form with the accurate information such as name, surname, gender etc. You will need to provide your house number, area pin code, mobile number and email id. You will also need to upload your passport size photograph.
Once you are done with filling the online application form, you must also provide the scanned supporting documents such as the Address Proof, Age Proof and so on.
After you are done, click on the submit button. You have successfully applied for your Voter ID card online. Once you submit your form online, you will get an application number sent as SMS on your registered mobile phone or as email on your email address. This number will enable you to keep a track of your application status.
The Booth Level Officer in your area will visit your residence within 15 days of applying for a voter ID card and he will verify the photo and other important documents that you have submitted. If everything turns out fine you will get your voter card sent to your residence via post. In case your application is rejected, the BLO will let you know the reason behind it.
We hope the above information helps you understand how to apply for voter ID card online or offline in Delhi.