General FAQs

What is online PAN verification?
Online PAN verification enables merchants to verify their users’ PAN card details,  get the status of the PAN card, and check whether it belongs to a busine...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:02 PM
Why is PAN verification important?
PAN is a means of identifying various taxpayers in the country. The PAN system of identification is a computer-based system that assigns a unique identifica...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:02 PM
How to verify PAN using Cashfree Payments for multiple PAN cards?
With Cashfree Payments, you can do verification for any number of PAN via two modes: Via Dashboard  You can use the dashboard to not only do single PAN ve...
Thu, 7 Oct, 2021 at 10:48 AM
How much time does PAN verification take?
On Cashfree Payments you can verify upto 10,000 PANs instantly. As you submit the request, our API gives an instant response.
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:06 PM
What are the details that I will be able to see on verifying a PAN?
You will be able to see whether the PAN is valid or not along with the following details (if valid): PAN number  Name provided  Verification ID  PAN ty...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:07 PM
Can I verify the PAN card by just knowing the name of the person?
No, to verify a PAN, it is mandatory to enter the PAN number. 
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:07 PM
Is there any limit on the total number of PAN verification requests per day?
No, there is no such limit. You can use the feature to verify any number of PANs in a day 24*7.
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:07 PM
How can I use the PAN verification API for KYC?
KYC or “Know Your Customer” is a process undertaken by businesses, especially financial institutions to obtain information about the identity of customers. ...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:08 PM
What are the other use cases of PAN Verification feature?
The capability to verify PAN can be used in multiple business scenarios such as 1) Employee background check: a recruitment agency can use the feature f...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:08 PM
Which businesses can benefit from PAN Verification?
The PAN verification feature can be used to identify the person/businesses during onboarding as well as before initiating the transaction. Following bus...
Wed, 6 Oct, 2021 at 1:09 PM