Permanent Account Number, abbreviated as PAN, is a unique 10-digit alphanumeric number provided by the Income Tax Department to taxpayers. You may obtain the number from NSDL or UTIITSL. The application can be completed both online and offline.

In this section, we’ll look at how you may check the progress of your application on the NSDL and UTIITSL websites, as well as by phone call and SMS. There is also a mechanism for verifying the status by providing your name and date of birth, coupon number, and so on. 

How to Track PAN Status on the NSDL Site?

By selecting the application type and inputting the acknowledgment number, the NSDL website can be utilized to verify PAN status. It may also be traced using an application coupon number or PAN number on the UTI website.

Individuals may use the acknowledgment number to trace the status of a PAN card application online by following the procedures outlined below:

Step 1: Visit the website.

Step 2: Select your ‘Application Type’ and then click ‘PAN- New/Change Request.’

Step 3: Enter your acknowledgment number.

Step 4: In order to verify the status, enter the code.

Step 5: Choose the option that says ‘submit’

How to Track PAN Card Status on the UTI Site?

To verify the status of an application for a PAN card filed via UTIITSL (UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited), the applicant must have the application number. Applicants must follow the methods below to verify the status of their PAN application:

Step 1: Visit

Step 2: Type in your PAN number or the application coupon number.

Step 3: Type in your date of birth.

Step 4: Enter the Captcha that has been displayed.

Step 5: Click on the ‘submit’ option.

Step 6: The status of your PAN application will be displayed on the corresponding screen.

PAN Track through PAN Number

If you wish to make modifications to your PAN card, you must file a new application for it. This application must be submitted even if the card has been lost or stolen. The application’s status may be followed via the UTIITSL website:

To trace the status of your PAN card using the UTIITSL website, follow the procedures outlined below:

Step 1: Visit the UTIITSL website at

Step 2: Select the ‘Track your PAN card’ option from the ‘For PAN Cards’ menu on the home page.

Step 3: You will be sent to the tracking page, where you must enter your PAN or voucher number.

Step 4: To track the status, enter the Captcha code and click the Submit button.

How to Track PAN Card Status by Name and Date of Birth?

There is currently no mechanism for checking your PAN Card transaction or application status by Date of Birth alone, however, you may check your PAN Card data by confirming your PAN by entering your name and date of birth by following the procedures outlined below:

Step 1: Visit the official Income Tax E-Filing website at

Step 2: Select ‘Verify your PAN Details’ from the “Quick Links” section.

Step 3: Enter information such as your PAN number, full name, and date of birth.

Step 4:  Select status as applicable.

Step 5: Enter the displayed captcha.

Step 6: Select the ‘submit’ option.

Step 7: A new page will emerge on the screen with the text “Your PAN is Active and the information matches the PAN Database.”

Different Ways on How to Check PAN Card Status

When an applicant applies for a 10-digit alphanumeric Permanent Account Number, it normally takes roughly 15 working days for the Income Tax Department to provide the number. As a result, after the application is filed, the department presents the applicant with a 15-digit acknowledgment number.

The applicant can follow the status of the PAN application using the number. In addition to accessing the official websites of NSDL and UTIITSL to follow the status of their PAN application, applicants can do so by utilizing the methods listed below:

Status through Telephone call – The applicant must phone the TIN contact center between 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. at 020-27218080. The status of the application may be obtained by giving the call center executive the 15-digit acknowledgment number. It should be noted that an applicant can also follow the status of his or her PAN card application through IVR (Interactive Voice Response) between 11:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. beyond the contact center hours.
Status through SMS facility – The applicant must send an SMS to 57575 with the text ‘NSDLPAN’ followed by the 15-digit acknowledgment number supplied after the application was successfully submitted. The current status of the application is communicated to the cellphone phone provided in the application form as a result.

Track your PAN Card Status – FAQs

Q1. How can I find out the status of my PAN card through UTI if I’ve misplaced my acknowledgment code?

If you have misplaced the acknowledgment code issued by UTI Infrastructure Technology And Services Limited (UTIITSL), the best thing you can do is contact UTIITSL authorities. Applicants may also send an email to [email protected]

Q2. What to do if my PAN card application says it has been deleted?

If such notice appears when monitoring the progress of the PAN card application, it is best to contact department personnel as soon as possible.

Q3. After how long can I follow the status of my PAN card?

After 24 hours after applying, you should be able to follow the status of the PAN card application. However, owing to unforeseeable events, the number of days may change.

Q4. My PAN card application is being held up due to insufficient details/documentary verification, according to my PAN card status. So, what should I do next?

The best thing to do is to contact the officials as soon as possible. This will assist in resolving the issue within the time frame indicated and will spare you from having to reapply for the PAN card.

Q5. Can I create a savings account using a printout of the status of my PAN card application?

Yes, you may create a savings account by submitting a printout of your PAN card application status. A savings account can also be started by submitting a copy of the acknowledgment slip, which includes the 15-digit acknowledgment number.