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Vision & Mission



To empower residents of India with a unique identity and a digital platform to authenticate anytime, anywhere.


  • Deliver Aadhaar numbers universally to residents with a well defined turnaround time and adhering to stringent quality metrics.
  • Collaborate with partners to set up infrastructure which provides convenience to residents for updating and authenticating their digital identity.
  • Collaborate with partners and service providers in leveraging Aadhaar to serve residents effectively, efficiently and equitably.
  • Encourage innovation and provide a platform for public and private agencies to develop Aadhaar linked applications.
  • Ensure availability, scalability and resilience of the technology infrastructure.
  • Build a long term sustainable organization to carry forward the vision and values of the UIDAI.
  • Make it attractive for the best global expertise in different fields to collaborate and provide valuable insights to the UIDAI organization.

Core Values

  • We value integrity
  • We are committed to inclusive nation building
  • We pursue a collaborative approach and value our partners
  • We will strive towards excellence in services to residents and service providers
  • We will always focus on continuous learning and quality improvements
  • We are driven by innovation and provide a platform for our partners to innovate
  • We believe in a transparent and open organization