DSC based Online Application for New PAN

Sanjay (hhgh) (0 Points)

03 March 2023  


  • An applicant will fill Form 49A online and submit the form.
  • If there are any errors, rectify them and re-submit the form.
  • A confirmation screen with all the data filled by the applicant will be displayed.
  • The applicant may either edit or confirm the same.
  • On confirmation, an acknowledgement will be displayed. The acknowledgement will contain a unique 15-digit acknowledgement number.
  • The applicant is requested to save and print this acknowledgement.
  • This facility can be used by PAN applicants having a valid Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) issued to them by authorized Certifying Authority (CA) in India.
  • Only valid class II or III DSC will be accepted.
  • In case of Individual applicants, the DSC of the applicant should be used for digitally signing the application. In case of minor/lunatic/idiot applicants, DSC of the parent/guardian whose details have been furnished as Representative Assessee in the application should be used for digitally signing the application
  • The DSC should bear the name of the applicant / Representative Assessee as mentioned in the application form.
  • PAN applicants should have scanned image of photograph, signatures and supporting documents i.e. Proof of Identity (POI) /Proof of Address (POA) /Proof of Date of Birth (PODB).

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