Foreign Citizens Located Outside India

Documents to be submitted as Proof of Identity and Address by Foreign Citizen located outside India at the time of application for PAN

Proof of Identity

Copy of any of the following:

  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of other National ID attested by Indian Embassy/Consulate/High Commission/Apostille
  • Copy of Person of Indian Origin(PIO)card issued by Government of India

Proof of Address

Copy of any of the following:

  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of other National ID attested by Indian Embassy/Consulate/High Commission/Apostille
  • Copy of bank account statement in country of residence, duly attested by Indian Embassy/High Commission/Consulate/Apostille in the country where applicant is located
  • Copy of Person of Indian Origin (PIO) card issued by Government of India
  • Copy of NRE bank account statement (showing at least two customer induced transactions in last six months period and duly attested by Indian Embassy / Consular office / High Commission or Apostille or by the manager of the bank in which the account is held. The applicant may be a joint holder.)