Change Address in LIC Policy

Change Address in LIC Policy

  • Step-by-Step Guide for Address Updation
  • Update Policy Information Online
  • Get 24X7 Active Customer Support

LIC Address Change Process

In India, LIC has been the first choice for decades when it comes to purchasing insurance for financial/ life protection of self, planning retirement days for parents, or a bright future for the child. Whatever the purpose, LIC of India offer various types of life insurance plans that perfectly complement the needs of an individual. Customers can compare and choose a life plan from the LIC endowment plan, LIC micro insurance plan, Saving and investment plan, LIC whole life plan, LIC child plan, LIC health plan, LIC pension plan, and LIC term plan.

LIC of India keeps updating about any important updates on messages or postal addresses. To ensure financial support or updates on time, it is important that your communication details are true and updated so that there remains no communication gap between the company and the customers. You must update your contact details and communication address from time to time. To make it hassle-free for the customers, one of the prominent insurance companies in India, LIC, continuously updates its offline and online processes.

So, if your address is changed and you are looking for a way to change your address in LIC policy, continue reading this detailed guide.

LIC Address Change Process Online

Changing your LIC address is not difficult, as you don’t even have to reach the LIC branch. Follow the steps mentioned below to proceed with the LIC address change.

  1. Visit the official website of LIC of India.

  2. Login to the LIC e-services account using the LIC customer portal ID and password.

  3. Upon successful login, the dashboard is opened on the screen. Click on the ‘Service Request(s)’ option from the My Apps section.

  4. The click opens the Service Request Registration screen. Select the ‘Address Change’ option from the drop-down menu.

  5. On the next screen, read all the terms and conditions carefully, check on the ‘I Agree’ box and click on ‘Proceed’.

  6. The list of all the purchased LIC policies is displayed. You can only change the address for in-force and paid-up policies one at a time. Select a policy to change the LIC policy address and click on the ‘Proceed’ button for OTP validation.

  7. Verify the OTP received on your registered mobile number on the next screen.

  8. After successful validation, provide new address details and other information on the required field. Upload the self-attested scanned image of the preferred address proof document. Check all the boxes, and click ‘Submit’.

  9. Reconfirm the LIC address change request by checking the three boxes. Remember, all the LIC communication will be sent to the new address. Click on the ‘Submit’ button. You will receive a confirmation message of your successful request for an address change in LIC policy.

  10. The Service Request Confirmation letter can be downloaded from the ‘Download PDF’ option.

Your LIC address change will be updated in the 3 working days. You can also track the Request Status online.

LIC Address Change Process Offline

Follow the given steps to change the address in the LIC policy offline.

  • Draft a letter informing LIC about the LIC policy address change request. The application should include the policy number and the reason for the address change.
  • Submit the letter to the nearest LIC branch with the address proof, identity proof, and a photocopy of the policy.
  • The LIC officials verify the evidence and accept the letter.
  • The LIC officials update the address on the LIC policy. You can check the status by logging into the LIC customer portal or reviewing the policy document.

The LIC address change process offline is generally quick; if it is delayed, you receive an intimation letter from the LIC of India. Also, you can check the status of the change of address of the LIC policy by calling the LIC customer support team.

Address Change in LIC Policy for NRIs

An individual can have different addresses for communication and permanent residence. Suppose the LIC policyholder is no longer an Indian resident and wants to update their address in the LIC policy. In that case, they just need to connect with LIC customer support over a call or drop an email on the official email address. The officials will inform you about the process and give you a tentative date of updation.

Check LIC Address Change Status

Once you apply for an LIC address change, it takes a few days to update the new address on the LIC policy. By then, if you want to check the status of the address change in the LIC policy, you can follow the given steps:

  1. Go to the official website of LIC of India.

  2. Login to the LIC Customer Portal using the User ID and password.

  3. On the dashboard, select the ‘Service Request(s)’ option in the ‘My Apps’ section.

  4. Click on the ‘Track Request Status’ option available on the left menu.

  5. Select the suitable option in the ‘Category’ and ‘Status’ tab.

  6. On the next screen, you will see the status of the LIC address change.

Important Points to Note

Consider the following points before starting with the LIC India address change.

  • You can only enrol in the LIC policies once LIC of India verifies the enrollment request.
  • You can only change the address in one LIC policy at a time. So, if you have purchased and listed multiple LIC policies (say 4) on your LIC customer portal, you must repeat the same steps (4 times) to change the address in each, separately.
  • Once LIC of India approves your LIC address change request, check the status on the LIC customer portal.
  • You can register any grievance online on LIC's official website.
  • It is not possible to change address in a lapsed LIC policy.
  • The address proof provided by you should be in your name only.
  • The scanned file of address proof should be in the format of jpeg, png, gif, bmp, tif, or tiff format.
  • The total file size should be a max of 100 kb.

Final Words

All in all, with LIC e-services, LIC policy management, like policy status tracking, premium payment, check purchased LIC policies, and check claim status, is becoming easier than ever. Customers can now update their contact details and change addresses in LIC policy without reaching the branch. If you need assistance while changing LIC policy addresses online, contact the 24/7 available customer support.

To learn more about LIC policy benefits and features, connect with an LIC agent or life insurance agent near you from RenewBuy Advisor Connect.