Application for Correction in Voter ID for Particulars Electoral Roll Entry, Update/Changes for Name, Spelling, Surname in EPIC Election Card CEO Uttar Pradesh UP

  1. ATiwari

    ATiwari Member

    For any type of correction/update in Voter/Election card, applicant need to fill the application with Form-8. Many of user make mistake while applying for new Voter/Epic card as name, father’s name, address, gender, date of birth etc. The application form is available in CEO office for make correction/updation in Election Card. This service provided by the the Chief Electoral Officer in Uttar Pradesh State. The form-8 is also available in online portal of CEO, Uttar Pradesh.

    A Voter ID Card is well known an Election Card as it gives the right to citizens for vote. So that they can choose their future leader in upcoming election. The citizen can use the Voter Card as an identity proof and residence proof. It can be also used for the purpose of applying for passport, ration card, driving licence and any other government documents.

    Many of citizens want to update/correction in their voter/election card Because some time they had a mistake when filled the form for new Voter ID card. The Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh has provide a facility for those citizens who want to update/correction their name in Election card. The CEO also provide all process to user how to apply, where application is submitted, required documents and any other informations.

    Application for correction to particulars entered in electoral roll

    For correction in voter/election card like Name, Surname, Age, Address etc. Applicant need to check the particular entry which is to be update or correct. At the time of correction in voter card bring the document which are proof that details are mentioned here are incorrect and used for correction. For updation/correction, user need the application with form-8.

    Eligibility Criteria-
    Every Indian Citizen who having a Voter ID Card and want to update/correction in it. They can apply to the Chief Electoral Officer, Uttar Pradesh with application in Form-8 and present the government authorized document.

    Form-8 (Correction/Updation in Voter ID Card)
    Every citizens of India can download the “Application Form-8” through the official web portal of Chief Electoral Officer or download it through the given link below.
    The following Procedure to fill Form-8.

    1. First the applicant need to fill their assembly name in required place.
    2. Affix your recent passport size photograph in prescribed space.
    3. In the 1 section, fill the details of applicant like Name, Surname, Age, Gender, Father’s/Mothe’s name etc.
    4. In the 2 section, you need to fill your ordinary residence address like your House/Door number, Street/Road name, Village/Town, Post office, Pin code, Tehsil/Taluka, District etc.
    5. Then fill Voter ID Card number and constituency name.
    6. Now fill the details which is to be corrected such as name, surname, father’s name, gender date of birth, address etc.
    7. In the last fill the declaration that you filled the above details is correct and true on behalf you and write place, date, your mobile number/email id and sign up.
    8. The last two section will be filled by the Electoral Officer of your area.
    After complete fill up the form, please re-check your details are correct then submit it along with supporting documents to CEO/BLO or any other polling station in your area. Also collect the application slip while submission the form for further reference, it will be used to track your Voter/Election Card status.

    Required Documents for Voter/Election Card-
    • Application Form-8 (For correction/update in election card)
    • Recent passport size photograph.
    • Voter ID Card which is to be corrected
    • Required age proof such as Birth Certificate, School Certificate, Driving License, Aadhar Card etc for make correction in age.
    • Also Required residence proof such as Ration Card, Driving License, Aadhar Card, Water/Electricity bill, Telephone Bill for make a correction in address.
    Contact Details of Department

    Department Name: - Chief Electoral Officer (CEO), Uttar Pradesh
    Office Address: - IV Floor, Vikas Bhawan, Hazratganj, Lucknow (226-001)
    E-mail ID: -
    Official Website: -

    Voter Helpline Number: - 1800-180-1950 (For any queries about Election Card, call to this Toll Free number)
    For more details about Voter/Election Card, visit FAQs section in Official website of CEO, Uttar Pradesh through given link below.
  2. ajeet kumar

    ajeet kumar Guest

    on the voter id card the department mentioned wrong information about name and address. I need to make changes on that.
    mere election card me galti hai naam ko badalna hai or address bhi. avedan patra ki jarurat hai.
    Last edited: Jan 19, 2017
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