Last Updated: 11 February 2016

How to get Duplicate Voter ID Card online if Original Lost

Election Commission of India has given provision to eligible EPIC card holders for placing request of duplicate Voter ID card reissue online. You can download Form 001 or Form 002, fill the details and submit it with all required documents. The online application process is currently limited to major states only. If original Voter ID card is lost / misplaced / torn, you have to file an FIR and attach the copy with reissue duplicate form to get approval from ECI headquarters.

Know the process of getting duplicate Voter ID card online in the following states of India: Maharashtra, Gujarat, Uttar Pradesh (UP), Tamil Nadu, Karnataka, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh (AP), Kerala, Assam, Madhya Pradesh (MP), Rajasthan, Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh, Uttarakhand, Bihar, Delhi, Manipur, Mizoram and Nagaland.

How to apply online for Duplicate Voter ID card reissue registration

In the online process, you can use Form 002 in National Voters Service Portal and submit the application form online. Currently the online application window opens for limited number of days, so wait for few days. We will update the article with the official dates when duplicate Voter ID card forms will be accepted.

In Section 1, you have to mention the state and assembly / parliamentary constituency on the top space provided in the form. In Section 2, Elector's particulars will be provided like full name of the elector, original Voter ID number (EPIC ID), father's name / husband's name, Date of Birth details. Now provide your detailed address - House number, Street / Area, Town and City. Mention the police station branch of your district where you have filed the FIR case.

Mention the reason for duplicate Voter Id card request by choosing appropriate options and then signing the form in the space provided. Section 3 deals with authentication process for the issue for Voter ID card which will be filled by Electoral representative on submission of the form. The other sections deal with office use purpose, so there's nothing left out in the form.

Duplicate Voter ID Card online application reissue - Form 002

After submitting details online, your ERO / BLO shall call you on registered mobile number. You have to approach their mentioned office with proof of identity, address, photo and FIR receipt copy to get acknowledgement slip from the officer. They will provide you with a new Voter ID card number on the spot after you pay a token fees of Rs.25/- as reissue charges.

Submit Duplicate Voter ID Card Form 002 to ERO office with Documents

In this process, first download the application from here: Form 001/ Form 002 Duplicate EPIC card Reissue Form

Now fill in the details as directed and guided in the above process, and carry the copy of completed application with Proof of identity, Address proof, Passport size photography and FIR copy to ERO office. You can locate one by visiting ECI Enrollment centers online. The officer shall check the details of application, documents provided by you and FIR copy from police station.

They will immediately assign you a new Voter ID card containing the same data for old EPIC card. They will also provide a link to the mentioned email address where you can download the duplicate Voter ID card online for official purpose.

Later on, you can check status of your new EPIC card online in PDF Electoral rolls once updated following next session of revision by CEO of the state. Hope this solves your query. If you have any questions, problems, queries related to Voter ID card, feel free to ask your doubts by commenting below. We will immediately get back to you.


  1. How can I apply for a duplicate voter id card online by avoiding going to CEC office?

  2. Hi sir

    I hv made correction in my famili members voter id card as birth date is mention is still showing under verification ...past last 2months ...Can u plz tell me vr can my voter id card cn b rectified soonly..



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