PAN Card Application - Form 49AA

PAN Application - Form 49AA

  • Address Proof must show applicant name & address in English
  • Input same address below as per proof:

  • Applicant must complete Form 49AA and choose their supporting documents
  • No hidden charges - payment amount includes nominal PAN Application Fee payable to UTIITSL / NSDL, PAN Card delivery to overseas address by International Speed Post, and NRI facilitation / support charges
  • After payment, applicant will receive clear instructions on email to begin 1st level review of documents
  • Subsequently, applicant needs to paste photo, sign the documents, & send to Chennai address by post
  • UTIITSL / NSDL shall begin processing after receiving proof documents at Chennai
  • For further assistance, write to for same day response
  • One ID Proof (with name and photo)
    • Copy of OCI Card (Preferred - No attestation required)
    • or Copy of Valid India Visa (Preferred - No attestation required)
    • or Copy of PIO Card - No attestation required
    • or Copy of Foreign Passport1 - legalized / or Apostille / or Attested from Indian Embassy

  • One Address Proof as below:
    • Copy of OCI Card showing address
    • or Bank account statement
    • or Copy of Driver's License
    • or Utility Bill
  • The applicant must be citizen of a foreign country
  • Processing Time
    • PAN Number is generally allotted within 10 working days2
    • Add another week for printing of PAN card & international delivery
  • Pan Card will be delivered to address in  foreign country (United States) or India as per applicant's proof of address
  • Income Tax Department of India will be the authority to allot PAN Number and issue PAN Card to an applicant
  • UTIITSL / NSDL process the completed PAN application Form 49AA and proof documents
  • For further information on processing time and communication address, refer our FAQ or write to customer service
1 If Passport is ID Proof, then copy of passport must be legalized by local government offices/ or Apostille by designated public notary/ or attested from Indian Embassy / Consulate
2 In certain cases, there may be delays observed in obtaining PAN number beyond the normal 10 working days