In case of PAN applications from non-individuals, Seal and/or Stamp is not required on PAN application Form 49A or 49AA or Form for Change or Correction Online Application for Request for New PAN Card Or/ And Changes Or Correction in PAN Data (PAN Change Request Form)

(a) Applicant will fill PAN Change Request Form online and submit the form.
(b) If the data submitted fails in any format level validation, a response indicating the error(s) will be displayed on the screen.
(c) The applicant shall rectify the error(s) and re-submit the form.
(d) If there are no format level error(s) a confirmation screen with data filled by the applicant will be displayed.
(e) If the applicant requires any amendment to this data, it can choose the edit option, else it shall choose the confirm option.
(f) For Changes or Correction in PAN data, fill all mandatory fields (marked with *) of the Form and select the corresponding box on left margin of appropriate field where correction is required.
(g) If the application is for re-issuance of a PAN card without any changes in PAN related data of the applicant, fill all fields in the Form but do not select any box on left margin.
(h) In case of either a request for Change or Correction in PAN data or request for re-issuance of a PAN Card without any changes in PAN data, the address for communication will be updated in the ITD database using address for communication provided in the application.
(i) For Cancellation of PAN, fill all mandatory fields in the Form, enter PAN to be cancelled in Item No.11 of the Form and select the check box on left margin. PAN to be cancelled should not be same as PAN (the one currently used) mentioned at the top of the Form.
(j) On confirmation, an acknowledgement will be displayed. The acknowledgement will contain a unique 15-digit acknowledgement number.
(k) The applicant is requested to save this acknowledgement.
(l) 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.
(m) Only valid class II or III DSC will be accepted.
(n) 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). The photo/signature and supporting documents should be scanned as per following specifications:
Sr. No.ParametersPhotographSignatureSupporting documents
1.Resolution (in DPI)200 DPI200 DPI200 DPI
2.TypeColorColorBlack & White
4.SizeMax. 20 KBMax. 10 KBMax. 300KB/per page
5.Dimension3.5X2.5 cms.2X4.5 cms

(o) PAN application fees will be as per below table.
Sr. No.ParametersFees ()
GST @ 18%*()
Total ()
Amount to be charged ()
PAN Applications - Applicant opts for physical PAN Card
1.Dispatch of physical PAN Card in
India (Communication address is
Indian address)
2.Dispatch of physical PAN Card
outside India (where foreign address is
provided as address for communication)
PAN Applications - Applicant opts for only e-PAN Card (No physical card requested)
1.Communication address is Indian
2.Communication address is foreign

(p) For DSC based application, applicant is not required to send any physical document to Protean. However, for any discrepancy in application reported by Protean, applicant would be required to submit further supporting documents/clarifications to Protean at its below address. Also, in cases where original documents are required to be submitted as per Rule 114(4) of Income Tax Rules, 1962 will still be required to be forwarded in physical form for DSC based PAN applications made online using DSC. The aforesaid documents are required to be forwarded in original to Protean at below given address for processing such DSC based PAN applications.
(q) For more information
  - Call PAN/TDS Call Centre at 020 - 27218080; Fax: 020 - 27218081
  - e-mail us at:
  - SMS PTNPAN <space> Acknowledgement No. & send to 57575 to obtain application status.
  - Write to: INCOME TAX PAN SERVICES UNIT (Managed by Protean eGov Technologies Limited), 5th floor, Mantri Sterling, Plot No. 341, Survey No. 997/8, Model Colony, Near Deep Bungalow Chowk, Pune - 411 016

Click here for detailed Instructions for filling change request.                    
Click here for detailed Instructions for documents to be submitted.

Apply for Changes Or Correction in PAN Data (for DSC users)

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