Steps involved to apply for a PAN Card:
(a) If you are applying for the first time for a PAN, download form (49 A) from here.
(b) If you want to renew a PAN or make some corrections to existing PAN, download form from here.
Fill up the form with a Black ink. For instructions on how to fill up the form, please check below:
(a) Instructions for Form 49A: click here
(b) Instructions for PAN Correction: click here
Paste photograph and attach documentary proofs along with the form. Accepted id proofs are mentioned in the instruction given above in Step 2.
Visit nearby TIN FC who prepares PAN Card. Find your nearest one from this list: click here
Submit the form and pay the fees. You will get an acknowledgment number.
TIN FC will forward your application to NSDL.
NSDL will verify your details and issue PAN Card.
PAN Card will be received at your provided address of communication.