Pan Card
by 5paisa Research Team Last Updated: 2023-12-04T14:56:05+05:30
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PAN Card Acknowledgement Number is a unique 15-digit code that serves as proof of successful submission of your PAN Card application. A permanent account number (PAN) is indispensable for any financial transactions exceeding certain thresholds and for filing your income tax returns. Having a PAN allows you to conduct various transactions with ease and confidence, knowing that the government has verified all necessary information. Therefore, by keeping track of your PAN Card Acknowledgement Number, you can easily check the status and download your PAN card once it has been approved. This post outlines everything you need to know about PAN Card Acknowledgement Number, including its meaning, how to download it, and more.

What is Pan Card Acknowledgement Number?

Pan Card Acknowledgement Number is a number provided by the NSDL or UTIITSL when a person applies for Pan Card. When you connect to NSDL in order to submit a PAN application, they will provide you with a 15-digit acknowledgement number. However, UTIITSL produces an exclusive 9-digit coupon code when applying for the PAN Card. The acknowledgement number allows you to track the status of your PAN Card. All you have to do is visit the NSDL or UTIITSL portal, enter your acknowledgement number, and it will show you the status of your Pan application.

How to Get Acknowledgement Number for PAN Card?

Anyone who requests to change an existing PAN card or applies for a new one will be supplied with a PAN acknowledgement form or slip, on which you can find the acknowledgment number. Upon submitting your application online, confirmation of receipt will be emailed to you using the email address provided on the form. In addition, if applying offline through an agent or representative, they will provide you with a unique acknowledgement number for your records when receiving and processing your application.

Acknowledgement Number of PAN Card Download

You can use the NSDL portal to download the e-PAN Card. The steps to download PAN Card are as follows:

●    To find your PAN, go to the NSDL website and enter your acknowledgement number.
●    Next, provide your date of birth in MM/YYYY format.
●    Now you will be asked to enter the captcha code before clicking the submit button.
●    Subsequently, enter your cell phone number and email address. Finally, complete the process by tapping the 'Generate OTP' button.
●    Enter the OTP and click the ‘Validate' button.
●    Download the PDF file to obtain the e-PAN Card. Access your e-PAN Card with a secure password - your date of birth in DDMMYYYY format.

How can I check the status of my NSDL Pan Card using the Pan Acknowledgement Number?

You can easily track the status of your PAN application using the given acknowledgement number. Here are detailed instructions on tracking your PAN Card's status:

●    Step 1: Visit 
●    Step 2: Select the 'Application Type.'
●    Step 3: Enter your 'Acknowledgement Number.'
●    Step 4: Type in the 'Captcha Code.'
●    Step 5: Hit the 'Submit' button.

How to Download The Pan Card Acknowledgement Number Online?

After submitting the PAN application form, a confirmation number - referred to as the PAN acknowledgement number - will be generated and sent to your registered email address. You can then download it and refer to this unique code when you need an update on your PAN Card's arrival status.

Can you Check the Status of your PAN Card Without the Acknowledgement Number?

You have four options to conduct a PAN Card Acknowledgement Number search:

1.    Through the NSDL Website using Name and Date of Birth

●    Step 1: Click this link  
●    Step 2: Provide the following information as it appears on your PAN Card application:
➔    Your First Name
➔    Your Middle Name
➔    Your Last Name/Surname

●    Step 3: Enter the birth date of birth/agreement/incorporation/partnership or formation of a body of individuals/trust deed/association of persons
●    Step 4: Click the Submit button.

2.    Through the UTI Portal using Coupon Card

●    Step 1: Click this link
●    Step 2: Enter your PAN number (10 chars) Or Application Coupon number 
●    Step 3: Enter your Date of Birth
●    Step 4: Type the 'captcha code' and click 'Submit.'

3.    Through the UTI Portal using PAN Number

●    Step 1: Visit the UTIITSL
●    Step 2: Provide your PAN Card number and date of birth in the ‘MM/YYYY' format.
●    Step 3: Enter your GSTIN (if you have one). Then, input the captcha code before pressing the submit button.
●    Step 4: Carefully review details like your registered email address and mobile number 
●    Step 5: Opt for the OTP mode and click on the ‘Generate OTP' button.
●    Step 6: Provide the OTP and proceed to payment. Once the payment is successful, you can download your e-PAN Card.

4.    Through SMS

To stay informed about your PAN and TAN applications, Protean eGov Technologies Limited has an SMS service. Simply text "PAN" followed by a space and the 15-digit acknowledgement number that you received when making your application (e.g., PAN 233325125542885) to 3030!

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Frequently Asked Questions

You will need to get in touch with the PAN Card issuing authority or NSDL e-Governance Customer Support. You can contact them through email, phone call, or post. They will tell you what documents you need to submit and how they should be submitted in order to expedite your application process.

No, it is not possible to track the progress of your PAN card application without an acknowledgment number. The acknowledgment number is a unique identifier that helps you to follow up on the status of your PAN card application or any other query related to it.

This means that you have successfully submitted your PAN application, and it is now in the process of being verified and approved by the authorities. Once they find everything to be correct, you will receive an acknowledgement number which you can use to track your PAN card application status.

Yes, you can create a bank account using the acknowledgement receipt for your PAN card. You will need to provide other documents like address proof, identity proof, and income proof when opening a bank account, but the acknowledgment receipt will serve as an additional document confirming your identity.

Yes, you can download a copy of your PAN Card online. You will need to visit the official NSDL portal and submit your acknowledgment number along with other required documents for verification and authentication to get a copy of your PAN Card.

Your acknowledgement ID is sent to your registered email address or mobile number when you complete the PAN card application process. You can also find it in the acknowledgment receipt that you will receive after submitting your application. Alternatively, you can get your PAN Acknowledgement Number from the UTI portal by entering your Application Coupon number or PAN number.

No, the PAN card acknowledgement slip cannot be sent through a speed post to Protean eGov Technologies Limited. You need to contact the office directly and provide them with your acknowledgment number in order to get more information about your application status. Alternatively, you can check the status of your PAN card application online using your acknowledgment number.