Track PAN Card Status

If you have recently applied for a PAN card or made changes to an existing one, the wait for it to arrive can be frustrating. Wondering about the status of your application?

Luckily, online tracking tools let you get updates quickly and easily. Here's how to find out where your PAN card currently is in the process.

Track PAN Card status Online

You can directly track your PAN Card status online through the official sites. Below are the steps to track the status from NSDL and UTIITSL website.

You can check the status of your application using a unique 15-digit Acknowledgement Number after three days of applying through the status track feature. Remember, you can only track your PAN Card status on the website where you applied for it.

Through NSDL Website

  • Step 1: Go to the NSDL website.
  • Step 2: In the quick links, click on online PAN Services.
  • Step 3: From the dropdown menu, choose Know status of PAN/TAN application.
  • Step 4: A new window opens, choose "PAN – New/Change Request" from the options in the dropdown menu of application type.
  • Step 5: Enter your acknowledgement number, and the captcha that is shown on the screen.
PAN Card Track NSDL
  • Step 6: Click submit, and you will see your PAN card status.

Through UTIITSL Website


Step 3: Choose between tracking using your "PAN Number" or your "Application Coupon Number".

  • If you selected "PAN Number", provide your 10-digit PAN number.
  • If you selected "Application Coupon Number", enter the relevant number.
  • Step 3: Input your date of birth if you applied as an individual. For entities like companies or organizations, provide the date of incorporation, agreement, or partnership.
  • Step 4: Enter the displayed captcha code.
  • Step 5: Click on the "Submit" button. The current status of your PAN card application will be shown on the screen.

What if You Don't Have Your Acknowledgement Number?

No worries! NSDL has made it easy to track your PAN card even without the acknowledgement number. Here's how:

  • Step 1: Go to the NSDL website.
  • Step 2: Choose "PAN – New/Change Request" in the application type from dropdown menu.
  • Step 3: Select the "Name" option.
Find PAN Acknowledgement Number
  • Step 4: Fill in your details like last name, first name, middle name, and date of birth.
  • Step 5: Click submit, and you'll see your PAN card status.

Check Instant e-PAN Card Status

If you have applied for an Instant e-PAN, you can check its status using your Aadhaar number. Just follow the steps below:

e-Filing Portal
Check Status Of instant e-pan
  • Step 3: Enter your Aadhaar number and then OTP will be generated which you need to put.
Instant E-PAN Status Check
  • Step 4: Lastly, you will see your e-PAN card status on the screen.
You can check your PAN status by calling the TIN customer care at 020-27218080 and sharing your acknowledgement number, or by sending it via SMS to 57575 for an immediate update.

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