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Voter Id Card: How To Transfer Voter Id Card

Voter Id Card: How To Transfer Voter Id Card
By: Hina Aggarwal

Citizens of India have the right to vote in elections by voter id card. But there are chances that the voter migrates from one place to another in India then he/she can vote but for that, they need to transfer the voter id cards in the current constituency.

There are two types of transfer that happens:

  • When voters shift from one constituency to another.
  • When voters shift only the residence but stay in the same constituency.

When Voters Shift From One Constituency To Another

If you shift from one constituency to another then you have to change the address on the voter id card. Or you can click on the link to change the address How to Update Voter Id Card The need for address change occurs because your name which is now, in the electoral roll in the old constituency must be shifted to the electoral roll of the new constituency. Follow the below steps to do it:

Visit Official Website Of "National Voter Service Portal"

Visit Official Website Of "National Voter Service Portal" -  | Step1

Open any search engine and serch National Voter Service Portal (NVSP) and visit the official website. click Login/Register button

Choose Tab “Migrate To Another Place”

Choose Tab “Migrate To Another Place” -  | Step2

After login, click on the tab Migrate To Another Place.

Choose A Suitable Option

Choose A Suitable Option -  | Step3

Choose the details according to you. Here you have two choices :

  • Migration outside your constituency.
  • Migration within your constituency.

Provide Required Details

Provide Required Details -  | Step4

This will redirect to you a page where you get Form 6. Here, Fill in all the required details:

  • State, District, And Assembly/Parliamentary Constituency.
  • Click on the second radio button if you are shifting your constituency.

Provide Your Personal Details

Provide Your Personal Details -  | Step5

Provide your personal details like :

  • Name, name of the relative of the applicant, date of birth, and gender.
  • Enter your current address.
  • Upload all the required documents i.e photograph, signature, address proof, age proof, etc.

Complete The Declaration Section

Complete The Declaration Section -  | Step6

Complete the Declaration Section by providing the address of that place where you live before and have the voter id of that place with you. And verify yourself by captcha code and click on the Submit button.

Now you will receive an email with a link. The link lets you know the status of your voter id card.

Within 30 days you can get your voter id card. Because processing takes time.