Tuesday, September 7, 2010

Bangladesh National & Voter ID Card


Bangladeshi government has passed an ordinance making national ID cards mandatory for citizens. ID cards has, however, be issued only for voting purposes in the beginning to encourage eligible people to register their names on the electoral roll at the registration centers. Now this ID card is mandatory for all kind of verifications such as Bank loan or Account, Buying assets etc. in near future it will be an essential element for any valid transition.

Prerequisites to register for National ID card:

1)    Applicants must be adult (18 years)
2)    Citizen of Bangladesh
3)    Applicants should apply in prescribed Application form
4)    Submit application to Election commission office or concern District/ Thana Election Commission office
5)    Application addressing  the Project Director, PERP,  Election Commission Office

What will I do if I lost my National ID card (NID)?

  1.  Make a General Dairy in the local police station including the NID number
  2.  Collect the free application form from Election Commission Office
  3.  Fill-up the form with Name, Address, issued NID or Voter ID number and signature along with the GD copy.
  4.  The Voter number can be collected from the local Election commission office
  5. Submit  the filled application to Election commission office or concern District/ Thana Election Commission office by addressing  the Project Director, PERP,  Election Commission Office
  6.  After submitting the form, a received memo will be provided with a delivery date
  7. Collect the NID within five days from the issued delivery date. (Note that, after five days it will be difficult to collect the NID)
  8. The full process is free of cost and will take 39 days from application submission date.   


If need correction of NID -

     Two types of correction can be made in the National Identity card. One is printing mistake and two, Information change. Correction of printing mistake is much easier than the information correction.  In both cases, following steps are necessary;
  1. Submit application by addressing Project Director
  2. Free from can be collected from Election Commission office.
  3. Fill-up the concern fields with name, address, NID no and phone number
  4. Include the error and correct information in the addressed fields.
  5. Attach all relevant and valid documents and incorrect NID with form and submit
  6. Collect the NID within five days from the issued delivery date. (Note that, after five days it will be difficult to collect the NID)
  7. The full process is free of cost and will take 15 days from application submission date

  
Required Attachments:

Date of Birth correction: Attested copy of SSC or equivalent certificate. If not SSC qualified than Passport, Birth Certificate, or Marriage Certificate.

Name correction: Name Avid copy from court, Newspaper circulation. The circulation must include the incorrect name, address and the correct name along with other documents

Place Husband’s name instead of place of Father’s name: Marriage certificate and attested copy of Husband’s NID.

Place Father’s name instead of Husband’s name: Divorce certificate and attested copy of Father’s NID.

Incorrect Mother’s name: Attested NID copy of Father and Mother


Address: Election Commission Office, Agargaon, Dhaka. Phone – 8150846

By: Md. Nobiul Ahasan

24 comments:

Prabir Das said...
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Prabir Das said...

People can easily submit their correction application, if the authority upload soft copy of the application form in the home page.

Steve Paul said...

you just covered all aspects which are fluttering in my mind about Plastic ID Cards .

sam said...
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sam said...

I don't have the National ID card. How can I get my national ID card. Please assist me.
Thanks

Soft House said...

I loss my national ID card .What can I do now???

Saidul Islam said...

My home district is Jhenaidah But i live in Dhaka Now. How can i get NID from Dhaka?
My email:saiduleee88duet@gmail.com

Md Jasim uddin said...

How can i change my signature&permanent address in NID?my email is
jasim_j44@yahoo.com

Md.Shajadolkorim Nowshad said...

ID Card Checking website address name pliz.

KSH said...

I don't have the National ID card. How can I get my national ID card. Please assist me.
Thanks

rabiul hassan said...

my holding number is not core-at

Jabed said...

How can i change my Date of Birth & Father name.my email is jabedtax@yahoo.com

Md Rabiul Islam said...

How can I replace my name from Robiul to Rabiul in my NID? Please help me..... I need to do it as soon as possible. Please tell me the process.

Milon Ganga said...


I loss my national ID card .What can I do now???

ONION said...

i miss the cahnce of registration when the program was on going...now what can i do??please let me know...kazioni007@gmail.com

abul kalam said...

sir, i am kalam,comilla chandina,badarpur bazar. i am staying south africa. i dont have bangladesh national voter id card. how can i get voter id from south africa and can i vote without voter id card. ( EMAIL: KALAM7264@GMAIL.COM)

Md Zahangir said...

Hello Sir, Have a good moment. I missed the chance of the Registration dated when the date announced by Election Commission. But Now I have to make it urgently. Please give some info about it. I'm eagerly waiting for it. My Email Id: zackyzoom@live.com

shahin islam said...

I don't have the National ID card. How can I get my national ID card. Please assist me.
Thank

ujjal mondal said...

hello sir, I have a correction of my name WRONG : UZZWAL MONDAL
CORRECT: UJJAL MONDAL.How can i change it.
Please give some info about it.I'm eagerly waiting for it. My Email Id: ujjalmondal412@gmail.com

Kashem Mullah said...

how can i change my signature on NID card ????

prince khan said...

sir, this is prince for Ireland, last 3 years ago I try to applyed for Residence to Ireland, that time I was made bangladesh voter ID card as a folse name and father name and address, but is my bad luck as I didn´t get Residence to Ireland, so now I want to cancle my folse voter ID and apply for a real on name voter ID card, please sir give a best soluacion what I do ?

Md. Asif Rabbi said...

Very Informative Post. Thanks for sharing.
--->>Details About National ID Card Bangladesh

shuvo monisa said...

কিভাবে আমার ID চেক করবো? দয়া করে বলবেন কি,,,,,,,?

Manwar Shakhawat said...

I need to change my present and permanent addresses. Where do I apply? What documents do I need to submit? I also need the address of the Election Commission Office in Uttara, Dhaka. Please help.

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