In India, Voter ID card is important Identity document for lots of work. You can get your Voter ID card easily by filling application form online.
Here is the website for online registration for voter ID card- http://eci-citizenservices.nic.in/frmForm6New.aspx (on clicking the link you will visit the official site for Online registration of Voter ID Card). The official site for election commission is http://eci.nic.in
at http://eci.nic.in , on The Horizontal Menu list at top see the most right side, You will see “Online Voter Registration”. at that point you will see option for Form 6 (wich is for inclusion of name in voter List). Also you will find option for Form-8 (which is for correction in the Data of your in your existing voter ID card). If you want to get new voter ID card for you choose the option for Form 6.
On Clicking the link you will be redirected to http://eci-citizenservices.nic.in/frmForm6New.aspx (Form 6 page).
There you submit your mobile number (in 10 digit format) correctly. You will receive user name and password by SMS immediately. After submitting the mobile number you will be required to fill your details online. After submitting the details, you will be given Application ID. Print the page and write down the application ID.
After that you should login at http://eci-citizenservices.nic.in with user name and password given by SMS to your mobile number. Edit the data if required and fill the other details. Submit it, you will be required to take printout of submitted form. You will also need to upload the scanned copy of proof of Date of birth, Residence address and identity proof.
Send the printed copy with your latest photo, photo copy of proof of Date of birth, Residence address and identity proof at the address provided in the printed copy.
There after you will receive your voter ID card at your nearest ERO, or they will give you details of distribution schedule of voter ID Card of your area. you can also track the status of your application by using Application ID.
Find your nearest ERO office here.
The address proof document is required for the BLO (Booth Level Officer) to come and verify your residence status. Therefore, it is not essential for the address proof document to have your name, but needs to have only the address of the place you are staying at.
You can use address proof document on the name of your parents, relatives, friends etc. with whom you are staying. During address verification, the person whose name appears on the address proof document needs to confirm that you are staying at the same address.
Full answer of all FAQs about voting is here. Voter ID card will be ready after few days of submission of application.
Currently there is no requirement for Voter ID card for voting purpose, only your name should be there on voter list.