How to Apply Duplicate PAN Card Online if PAN card is lost

Mitali (Finance Professional) (12683 Points)

26 May 2023  

To apply for a duplicate PAN card online if your PAN card is lost, follow these steps:

  • Visit the NSDL website.
  • Select the application type as "Changes or correction in existing PAN data/ Reprint of PAN card (No changes in existing PAN data)."


  • Fill in all the required fields and click on "Submit." A token number will be generated and sent to your registered email for future reference.
  • Provide personal details and choose the PAN application submission mode.
  • Choose one of the processing options:
  1. Submit digitally through e-KYC & e-sign.
  2. Submit scanned images through e-sign.
  3. Forward application documents physically.


  • Select whether you need a physical PAN card or an e-PAN card. If opting for an e-PAN card, provide a valid email ID to receive the digitally signed e-PAN card.
  • Fill in the "Contact & other details" and "document details" pages and submit the application.


  • You will be redirected to the payment page. Make the payment, and an acknowledgement receipt will be generated.
  • The PAN card will be issued to you within 15-20 working days.