Geographically located on the southeastern coast of India, Andhra Pradesh is the 8th largest state in the country spread across 61,855 square miles. According to censes 2011 data, Andhra Pradesh’s population makes it the 10th largest state by population in the country. In June 2014, the state was split into two different states — Telangana and Andhra Pradesh. However, the Election commission has worked fairly in its region to get all the voter applicant’s details registered. But after its partition various problem arised that has raised many issues in electrol roll procedure.
In the Andhra Pradesh legislative assembly, there are total 175 constituencies, out of which 29 are reserved for Scheduled Castes candidates and 7 for Scheduled tribes candidates. In the parliament, state has 25 MPs from different constituencies in the state. Andhra Pradesh has always been renowned for its Information Technology hubs and excellent infrastructure for the IT industry, therefore it is very well connected with internet services.
However, even after such progress in various departments residents of state finds it difficult to complete registration procedure for obtaining documents such as voter id.
To make the situation better, government has took initiative to make online platform. To register new voter id in Andhra Pradesh, now eligible applicant (who are above 18 years of age, are citizens of India and have valid address proof) can apply for voter id with fresh application.
How To Apply Voter ID In Andhra Pradesh:
To enroll online, please visit the Andhra Pradesh electoral website here: http://ceoandhra.nic.in/home.aspx at the top of this home page you can see “E-Registration” link in the navigation bar, click on it and it will show drop-down menu for Assembly Constituency >> Form 6. Click on form 6 and proceed to next page.
Clicking on form 6 will take you to http://ceoaperms.ap.gov.in/eregistration/eregistrationnew/userdetails_new.aspx which is application form for new voter registration applicants in Andhra Pradesh. In the form top left section is for selecting your district and at the right it has a section to upload your passport size photograph. Make sure it is not more than 100 kb in size and should be 240 x 320 pixels in height and width.
Next block is for Applicant’s Details where you have to fill in your name, surname, date of birth, gender, etc and other details.
This section is for your current residence address, and below that you have fill details of member(s) of applicant’s family who are already registered in Andhra Pradesh’s electoral roll. Fill in your mobile number and email address, and move on to declaration block.
Double check all the filled details in the application form and process to bottom where you can click on “submit” to complete the enrollment procedure. Upon successful submission you will be provided application ID to track status of your voter id.
If you are a student in Andhra Pradesh, pleas head over to this link: http://ceoandhra.nic.in/Students_Enrolment/ECI_Inst_Stud_Enrol.PDF to get more information on how you can apply for electoral photo identity card in the state.
If you re a new voter id applicant want to follow the traditional offline submission methods you can visit this page http://ceoandhra.nic.in/Forms.aspx to download different forms.
Please visit this page http://ceoaperms.ap.gov.in/Search/search.aspx if you want to search your name in Andhra Pradesh electoral voter list. For verification and duplicate voter ID issuance please contact your nearest district electoral officer to get more detailed information.
CEO Andhra Pradesh Contact Details:
Address : Shri Bhanwarlal, Chief Electoral Office
Phone : 040-23457317 (10:30 am to 5 pm)
Fax : 040-23455781