Online PAN Card Application

If you want to apply for PAN Card online, you can use one of these two methods available to apply PAN Card. First method is to apply without registration whereas the second method is for registered users of NSDL website.

PAN Card is provided with Income Tax Department and the online application for PAN is handled by the Tax Information Network of Income Tax Department. Official website for PAN Card application is . After applying for PAN, visit here to check PAN Card Status.

Where to apply PAN card online?

You can apply PAN online through the NSDL website. Any other website that provides PAN application is third party website and is not affiliated with government directly.

The official website is only.

What are types of PAN Card Application?

There are two types of PAN Card application –

  1. PAN Card application for Indian Citizens – Form 49A
  2. PAN Card application for Foreign Citizen – Form 49AA

How to apply PAN online?

PAN Card application to apply pan card online

To apply for PAN Card, follow these steps

  1. Go to PAN Card apply page.
  2. Select Application type between 49A and 49AA.
  3. Select Category of applicant. Select Individual.
  4. Fill the application form as shown in image above.
  5. Select title in first box.
  6. Enter your last name/surname in second box.
  7. Enter your first name.
  8. Middle name is optional. Enter as per your requirement.
  9. Select your Date of Birth as in Aadhaar/Birth certificate.
  10. Mention your email address and phone number.
  11. Verify captcha code and submit the form.

You will then recieve a message like this –

We thank you for using online PAN application service of NSDL e-Gov. Your request is successfully Registered with Token Number 00XXXXX19 and the same has been sent on your email id provided in the PAN application. Kindly click below button to fill remaining PAN application form

Once submitted, you will be asked to follow more steps and pay a PAN Application fees. The fees include the delivery cost as well as PAN Card generation cost. It is inclusive of all taxes.

Once you’ve paid, your PAN card shall be sent to you on your mentioned address.

Submit Documents for PAN Card Application

Once you go to the second step of filling PAN Application form, you will be provided with following options –

PAN Card Application documents and eKYC / Aadhar linking

You can submit PAN Card documents using the Aadhaar eKYC option. However, since eKYC has been stopped for a while, we recommend you to select following option – Forward application documents physically .

Choosing this method will ask you to print the acknowledgement receipt of your PAN application and send it with documents to the Income Tax Office headquarters.

Link Aadhaar Card with PAN Card

In the next section, you will be asked to select if you need physical PAN Card or not. If selected yes, you will be asked to pay the fees for it.

Then you will see the Aadhaar number seeding form. Check the image below to know more about PAN Card Aadhar details –

Link PAN Card with Aadhaar

If you have your Aadhaar Card, enter your Aadhaar number in the first box. If not, you must apply for Aadhaar card through local Aadhaar enrollment center, and enter the EID number in the second box.

After that, all details that you enter in PAN Card application must match with details in Aadhaar.

Submit Parent’s Details in PAN Card Application

In the next process to apply PAN Card, you shall be asked to provide details about your parents. Check the image below for more details about those.

submit PAN Application parent details

Enter the name of your mother, father and select if you want your Parent’s name to be printed on PAN card or not. Then click next to go to next step of your PAN Card application process.

Select source of Income

In next step, you will be asked to provide your income sources. This part of your PAN Application affects the way you are seen according to the Income Tax Department of India. Check the image below for more details.

PAN Card application income source

Choose as many options as applicable as income source – Salary , Income from Business / Profession , Income from House property , Income from Other sources , Capital Gains or No income. If you select Business and Process, you will have to select Business/Profession code from the list of codes mentioned there.

Submit Address in PAN Card Application

In next section to apply PAN Card online, you will be asked to enter your address. Check below image for details about the address format in PAN Card application.

Address details to Apply PAN Card

First, you need to select the address type between Residence and Office.

Once you select it, enter following details – Room/Door/Flat/Block No. , Name of Pemise/Building/Village, Road/Street/Lane/Post Office , Area/Locality/Taluka/Sub Division, Town/City/District, Country Name, State/Union Territory, PIN Code or ZIP Code.

This address shall be the address where your PAN Card shall be delivered.

Submit AO Code for PAN Application

In next step to apply PAN online, you need to get your AO code from list of AO codes for TAN. Check the image below –

PAN Application AO code

How to get AO Code for PAN Card application?

  1. To get AO Code for PAN Application, visit this page.
  2. Select the initial of your city’s name.
  3. Click on name of your city.
  4. Get following AO details – Area Code, AO Type , Range Code , AO Number.

Submit the AO code in the PAN Application and complete the process to apply PAN Card online.

Print the acknowledgement receipt of PAN Card application, note your TOKEN Number and send it with documents to following address –

PAN PDC Incharge – Mumbai region
UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited
Plot No. 3, Sector 11, CBD Belapur
NAVI MUMBAI – 400614

PAN PDC Incharge – Kolkata region
UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited
29, N. S. Road, Ground Floor,
Opp. Gilander House and Standard Chartered Bank,
KOLKATA – 700001

PAN PDC Incharge – Chennai region
UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited
D-1, First Floor,
Thiru -Vi-Ka Industrial Estate,
Guindy ,
CHENNAI – 600032

PAN PDC Incharge – New Delhi region
UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited
1/28 Sunlight Building, Asaf Ali Road,
NEW DELHI -110002