How to register a new account on the new NVSP portal voters.eci.gov.in? How to apply for a new Voter ID card online and offline?
What are the eligibility criteria to get a new Voter ID Card in India? Check all the updates and latest information in this article.
“New Update July 2023: As per the new update from the Election Commission of India, the Old NVSP portal https://www.nvsp.in/ is not working now. ECI has developed a new portal which is available at https://voters.eci.gov.in/. All the services have been migrated to the new portal.
This article has been updated with the latest information and step-by-step procedures.
How to register on the new voters.eci.gov.in portal?
Since the Election Commission of India has migrated all the NVSP portal services to the new portal, If you want to access any service then you will have to register a new account on the new portal.
Please follow the below steps to sign up for a new account.
- Visit the official website.
- Click the Sign-Up link.
- Enter the required information.
- Register your account.
Let’s check out all the steps in detail.
Step 1: Visit the official website.
Visit the new ECI Voter portal at https://voters.eci.gov.in/. You will see the homepage of the new portal.
Step 2: Click the Sign-Up link.
There is a sign-up link on the top right corner. Click this link to open the Sign-Up form.
Step 3: Enter the required information.
Enter your mobile number, email address, and the given captcha code in the sign-up form. Click the Continue button.
Step 4: Register your account.
On the next page, enter your First name and last name, and create a new password. Click the Request OTP button. You will receive an OTP on your registered mobile number. Enter this OTP to register your account.
Your account registration process is completed now and you can log in to your account.
How to register on the NVSP portal (old method)?
To use any service available on the portal you will have to register yourself on the portal first. The registration process is very easy. Please check below.
Step 1. Open the official website. You will see all available services on the homepage.
Step 2. Now click the Login link on the top right side or Login / Register link on the left bottom side. Both options will take you to a new registration form (as shown below).
Step 3. Now you will have to click the “Register as a new user” link for new registration. You will see an OTP verification form on the next page (as shown below).
Step 4. In this OTP verification form enter your Mobile number, and captcha code, and hit the Send OTP button.
Step 5. You will receive an OTP on your mobile number which you will have to enter in the space provided in the registration form.
Step 6. After the OTP verification, you will get two options.
- I have an EPIC number
- I don’t have the EPIC number
Select any one option and enter your email ID and password.
Step 7. Finally, click the Register button to complete the registration process. Your registration has been completed now.
Note: This portal does not verify the captcha easily. In that case, you will have to retry multiple times by refreshing the page. It is also possible that you will not receive an OTP. In that case, also you will have to retry again.
ECI Voter Portal – Voter ID Registration procedure
On the NVSP portal, there is a link for the new Voter Portal ECI on the right side. You can click this link to visit the Voter Portal.
New voter portal online registration process:
Total Time: 5 minutes
Open the official website
Open the official website. You will see a login form on the right side of the home page.
Click the Create an Account link and register by Mobile number or Email ID
Now click the Create an account link. A new registration form will appear on the screen. In this registration form, you can register by either your email id or Mobile number. Now enter your mobile number and click the Send OTP button. You will see a new OTP verification screen (as shown below).
Complete the OTP verification
Now enter the 6-digit OTP in this OTP verification screen that you have received on your mobile. After the OTP verification, you will see a new password generated form (as shown below).
Create a new password
Create a new password by entering the password two times, solving the given math question, and selecting the terms of services. After creating a new password you will see a welcome screen.
Click the welcome button
Click the Welcome button to continue. You will see a new popup (as shown below).
Update your profile
In this popup, you will have to update your profile-related information such as your Name, State, and Gender. After that click the Submit button to continue. After clicking the Submit button you will see the Voter Portal dashboard page.
Your registration has been completed now.
New Voter registration
You can apply for a new Voter registration through the official Voter Portal. Please check the below-given steps.
Note: Please note that you can apply for a new Voter ID for yourself only. If you want to apply for another family member then you will have to create a new account for that member.
1- Open the official portal and log in by using your credentials.
2- After that click the “New Voter registration” on the dashboard.
3- After that, you will see some guidance and recommendations from the Voter Mitra digital assistant. Now click the Let’s Start button, select the “I am applying for the first time” box, and click the Save & Continue button. After that, you will get three options.
- Yes, I am an Indian Citizen (residing in India)
- Yes, I am an Indian Citizen (not residing in India)
- No, I am not an Indian Citizen
Note: To apply for a Voter ID card either you or your parents must have been born in India. Applicant must be at least 18 years old as of the 1st January of that year when he is applying for a new voter ID.
4- Select any one option and click the Save & Continue button. After that, you will see a new voter ID card online application form.
5- You will have to fill out this registration form by providing the below-mentioned details.
- Date of Birth
- Town, State, District of birth
- Select date of birth documents
6- After that upload all relevant documents. You can also use Digilocker to upload documents. You can use any one document from the list.
- Aadhaar Card
- Pan Card
- Driving License
- Indian Passport
- Marksheet of class X, VIII, V if contained date of birth
- Birth certificate from school or other govt. recognized institutes
- Birth certificate issued by a Municipal Authority or Registrar of Births and Deaths
- Baptism certificate
7- After that click the Save & Continue button and complete the rest of the process.
Your application will be submitted to the Electoral Registration Officer and you will receive a reference number which you can use to track your application status.
Correction in Voter ID
2- Click the Correction in Electoral details or Correction in Voter ID link.
3- If you are applying through the Voter Portal then you will get help from the Voter Mitra personal digital assistant. Now click the Let’s Start button.
4- On the next page select “Yes, I have Voter ID number”. After that enter your Voter ID number and click the Fetch details link. If your Voter ID information is available then you will see a Proceed button. Click on the Proceed button to continue.
5- On the next page, you will find all information about your Voter Card. Now click the Save & Continue button. On the next page, you will see a list of the entries in Voter ID.
Select the entries which you want to correct and click the Save & Continue button. You can correct the below entries.
- Age / Date of Birth
- Name of relative
- Type of relation
- Address correction
- Voter ID in a new format
Note: You may select a maximum of three entries for correction through one application.
6- Finally Complete all steps, upload relevant documents, and submit the correction form. You will receive a reference ID. Please note down your reference ID somewhere.
Migration to other places
If you are shifting to any other place within your assembly constituency or outside your assembly constituency then you can apply for the update through the Shifting to Other Places option. You can change your address and other details.
1- Open the Voter Portal website and click the “Shifted to other place” link after login.
2- On the next page, click the Let’s Start button.
3- On the next page select “I have Voter ID number” and click the Save & Continue button.
4- On the next page select any one check box from the below-given two options and click the Save and Continue button.
- Shifted outside assembly constituency
- Shifted within the assembly constituency
5- On the next page, enter your new address and select state, district, and assembly constituency.
6- After that select your address proof and upload relevant documents and click Save & Continue button.
7- Finally complete the rest of the process and note down your reference number.
Replacement of Voter ID
There is an option for the replacement of your Voter ID. You can update your old card and request a new Voter ID card by replacing the old ID. You can also request a duplicate voter ID card through this option if your ID card is very old and not visible or has been stolen or damaged.
Log in to the official portal and check the Replacement of Voter ID option. Complete the application form. You will have to pay the required fee also.
Deletion of Voter ID
An option to delete your Voter ID Card is available. As the name suggests, this option will delete your Voter ID from the Electoral Roll.
Download the NVSP age declaration form
If you are applying for a new Voter ID card in the age group of 18-21 years and do not have any age proof then a Self Declaration Form signed by the Parents of the applicant will be considered as proof of Age.
You can download the Age declaration form from the National Voter Service Portal portal or the new Voter Portal. For that, you will have to download Form 8.
The age declaration format is given in Annexure I in Form 8. You can download Form 8 from the link given in the below table and take a print of the Age declaration form page from that PDF.
A sample of the Age declaration form is given below.
Different NVSP forms available on the portal
You can download the below-given forms used for different purposes. Forms description and download link are also available in the below table.
|Form 001||For replacement of Voter ID Card||Click here|
|Form 6||If you are shifting to a different Assembly Constituency||Click here|
|Form 6A||If you are shifting to a different Assembly Constituency (Only for overseas electors)||Click here|
|Form 7||Raise an objection to inclusion of this entry or Apply for deletion from the electoral roll||Click here|
|Form 8||For the corrections in electoral roll entry||Click here|
|Form 8A||If you are shifting within Assembly Constituency||Click here|
If you are not feeling comfortable with the online applications then you can download the above forms and visit the Electoral Officer / BLO office along with the relevant documents and submit your application by hand.