How to Download Voter ID-Card Online?

A Voter ID Card is an essential piece of document that a citizen of a country must have. It gives a person a right to vote and participate in the country democratic functions by electing a representative party. In Democracy, people select the government by the means of votes which provides the selected party with power for 5 years. After 5 years, again the election will be held and a representative will be selected. This makes Democracy very powerful and most liked the way of governance.

A Voter Card is required for casting the vote in the voting booth. In this article, we will provide you with how to download Voter-ID Card online after applying for the voter card.

Documents Required

For Age Proof

  • Birth Certificate
  • 10,8 or 5th class Mark sheet
  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Aadhaar Card

For Address Proof

  • Indian Passport
  • Driving License
  • Bank /Kisan/Post Office current Pass Book
  • Ration Card
  • Income Tax Assessment Order
  • Rent agreement
  •  Water Bill
  • Telephone Bill
  • Electricity Bill
  • Gas Connection Bill</option>
  • Post/letter/mail delivered through Indian Postal Department

How to Download your Voter-ID Card Online?

You can download the Voter-ID Card online by following these steps-

  • Visit the Official website of the National Voter Service Portal
  • Click on the Form6 which is used to apply for Voter ID Card and provides an option to apply as a new voter
  • A form will open up which has to be filled with proper details like name, address, etc
  • You also have to attach three documents that testify your Age, Address and your Photo
  • After this, you have to fill the Declaration followed by CAPTCHA
  • Press submit after which you will get an application number on your Phone and Registered Email-ID
  • You can use your application number to check if you Voter ID is ready.
  • Once your Voter ID Card is ready you can visit the Election Search Portal to find the Voter ID Card which you can download and get a copy of your newly generated election card.

FAQ

Can I cast a vote using the Downloaded Voter ID card?

No, you cannot use the Downloaded Voter ID Card to cast a vote. You need to have a hard document which will be sent to your home via post.

How can I check my application status?

You can check your application status by visiting the Track Application Status Portal of NSVP.

When will I get my Voter-ID Card?

You will get your voter ID card via speedpost with in 5 to 7 weeks.