How to Apply for voter id card online in Assam

A Voter id card (Electors Photo Identity Card) is an important and essential photo identity card document for every voter of India. It is issued by the Election Commission of India. The citizens of India can submit their applications online to get their voter ID cards. This post will discuss the eligibility for applying for a Voter ID Card, the structure of the card, documents required, Track Voter’s card application status, and How to Apply for a voter id card online in Assam.

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Structure of Voter ID Card

In this section, We have to Provide the Structure of the Voter ID Card. The voter ID Card is consists of the following details:

  • A unique Serial number
  • Photograph of the cardholder
  • Name of cardholder
  • Relative’s Name, Address, etc
  • Gender
  • Card holder’s date of Birth
  • Your Constituency’s Name
  • Your Polling Station’s Details 

Structure of voter id card

Eligibility for Apply for voter id Card

If you want to submit your application for a voter id card, you must be required to fulfill several eligibility criteria. we have mentioned these criteria in detail below.

Citizenship: The applicant is required to be an Indian citizen. Only an Indian citizen can hold a valid Voter Id card and they can cast their vote.

Age Limit: The Age of Applicant must be at least 18 years of age and above.

Resident: You must have a permanent address to submit your online application for voter id. A person who is not a resident of India is not eligible for the Voter ID card application.

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Documents Required Apply For Voter ID Card

There are three important documents for Apply for a Voter ID Card. These are Age Proof, Proof of Address, and Recent Passport size Colour Photograph.

Age Proof :

Any Government id or Government approved document validating your Date of Birth can be considered proof of date of birth.  We have listed all the acceptable documents used as proof of age below :

  • Aadhaar Card
  • PAN Card
  • Driving License
  • Indian Passport
  • Mark-sheet of Class X/Class VIII/Class V, if it contains Date of Birth
  • Birth Certificate from the school/other educational institution (Govt./Recognized)
  • Birth Certificate issued by a Municipal Authorities / Registrar of Births & Deaths
  • Baptism certificate
  • Annexure-II Certificate ( For the age group of 18-21 years applicant who has no age proof ) Click here to Download

Proof of Address (POA) :

A POA is a Government approved document for the proof of residence or address of any person. Below we have listed the acceptable POA.

  • 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
  • Post/ Letter/ Mail delivered through India Postal Department


The applicant will have to provide a Recent Passport size Color photograph in the online Application Form. Remember that the given picture will appear on your Voter ID so, choose a good and clearly showing face Photograph.

The dimension of the photograph must be 3.5*4.5 cm (width*height). Image size should be less than 200 KB and it’s acceptable only in the format of .jpg/.jpeg.

How to Apply for a Voter ID Card Online in Assam?

A citizen of India can apply for a Voter ID Card Online by Following several Steps of the application form. The Process of Application is Clearly Mentioned below.

Step 1: Visit the official website of the Election Commission National Voter Service Portal (NVSP).

lection Commission National Voter Service Portal (NVSP)

Step 2: In the top right corner you have seen the Login button. Click on this button.

Step 3: If you are already registered on NVSP then login with your credentials otherwise follow the below steps to register.

Step 4: To register, the Applicant has to click on Don’t have an account, Register as a new user button below.

After Clicking this Button you have seen a register form.

Step 5: Here the applicant has to Provide their Mobile number and fill the Captcha and need to verify that mobile number with OTP.

Step 6: Click on I don’t have EPIC Number, enter your email id & set a password and click Register.

    The Pattern of Password is:

  • Password must be at least 6 characters long.
  • It must have at least one digit (‘0’-‘9’).
  • Password must have at least one special character.
  • Password must have at least one uppercase (‘A’-‘Z’).

After that, you will be redirected to the login page, log in with your newly generated credentials.

Step 7: Click on the Fresh Inclusion/ Enrollment link on the left side of this log-in page.

Step 8: In the Citizenship section, select your residence country and Select the state form which you wish to apply for a Voter ID Card, and Click next.

Then you have to see an Application form.

Step 9: Fill the application form by providing all the asked details and documents accurately. If you face any Doubt related to applying then mention below in the comment form.

Step 10: Once you have completed these steps of filling the form, click on Submit button and take a printout of the application and keep your reference id to track its status.

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How to track Application status:

Applicants can track their Application of Voter ID card by their reference id. The applicant will have to visit the official website of the Election commission.

Steps to track Voter ID Application:

  • Visit National Voters Services Portal (NVSP)
  • Select Track application Status Button
  • Fill in your reference id & click on Track Status.
  • The status of your application will be displayed on the screen.

Helpline Number:

      Toll-free Number: 1800111950

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