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Documents needed to apply for PAN card for my wife


Date: 04 Feb 2015   Posted By: Paresh Gujarati     Group: General Questions    Category: Other Questions   

I have followings documents of my wife as a proof to apply for a PAN card for my wife.

1. School Leaving Certificate (Containing surname as 'Patel') as date of birth proof
2. Voter Card (Containing surname as 'Savani') as proof of identity
3. Notary for same person containing two surname
4. Marriage certificate
5. Electricity bill as address proof of my home

Please let me know are they sufficient to apply for a PAN card by online mode?


Check out which documents are needed to apply for a PAN card by online mode. Here, you can know how to apply for PAN card by online mode.


Author: Timmappa Kamat    05 Feb 2015      Member Level: Platinum     Points : 3  (Rs 3)    Voting Score: 0

For applying for PAN card for individuals, you need any of these documents under each category -
1. Proof of identity
  • Aadhar Card.
  • Voter's ID card.
  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Ration card (with photograph)
  • Arms license
  • Photo ID card issued by central or state government undertakings

2. Proof Of Address
  • Aadhar Crd
  • Voter's card
  • Driving license
  • Passport
  • Passport of spouse
  • Post office passbook with address
  • Domicile certificate
  • Any utility bills or card like water bill, telephone bill, LPG card etc.

3. Proof of date of birth
  • Birth certificate
  • Pension payment order
  • Marriage certificate
  • Matriculation certificate
  • Passport
  • Driving license
  • Domicile certificate
  • Affidavit sworn before Magistrate


So, you seem to have all your documents in place. You will need to submit the affidavit for the person with same name. Check with your local PAN card registration agent whether the affidavit is needed to sworn before magistrate, or a notarised one will do.


Author: Aman    11 Feb 2015      Member Level: Diamond     Points : 2  (Rs 2)    Voting Score: 0

The documents which are required to apply for PAN card are listed below. Go through the details given below to know all the documents required to apply for PAN card and that will also help you to apply for PAN card of your wife. You need to have one of the document from each of the required proofs.

Proof of Identity


  • Copy of Aadhaar Card which is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India
  • Voter card
  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Photo identification card which must be issued by one of the Central Government or State Government or Public Sector Undertaking
  • Arm's license

Proof Of Address


  • Copy of Aadhaar Card which is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India
  • Voter card
  • Driving License
  • Passport
  • Post office's passbook which is having the address of the applicant
  • Domicile certificate which is issued by the Government
  • Property Registration Documents

Proof of date of birth


  • Birth Certificate which is issued by the Municipal Authority
  • Pension payment order (PPO)
  • Marriage certificate which is issued by Registrar of Marriages
  • Passport
  • Driving License

These were the documents which are required to apply for the PAN card of your wife.





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