Know Your PRAN Number and Card Status Online

How to get PRAN Number and How to know your PRAN Number registration status for NPS account, Find the detailed information about Permanent Retirement Account Number…

Permanent Retirement Account Number is a 12-digit unique number that allocates to an individual who registered with the National Pension Scheme, and once the NPS account created for an individual, they have an option to get their PRAN Card offline.

In future connection with your Pension related scheme, this PRAN will be a must and it holds all your linked KYC documents useful while retirement and It is necessary to save your PRAN, as you will require to log in online and as well to know your balance in an NPS account.

Once a Permanent Retirement Account Number allocates with your KYC, this cannot changed thus you can note this number as a permanent reference.

How to Get PRAN Number

PRAN for NPS account allocated by the NSDL nodal officer after reviewing all your provided KYC documents, and thus this will take 7 working days after submission of your NPS application form.

So to have your unique Permanent Retirement Account number, you need to get yourself register with the NPS scheme by providing all your KYC documents, PAN, Aadhaar, Date of Birth, Photograph.

How to Get and Know PRAN Number

Know Your PRAN Number

If you register with NPS and are still in the process to know your PRAN number, then do follow these steps and know your updated number. Make sure you have got the Acknowledgement number or receipt number generates while registration with NPS in NSDL portal.

  1. Visit NSDL official portal at
  2. Click Status Using Receipt Number
  3. Make sure to have your Receipt or Acknowledgement number
  4. Enter your PRN Acknowledgement number which you can find in receipt
  5. Enter the Captcha Code
  6. Click on Search to fetch your details
  7. Verify the details and Know your PRAN number

How to Track PRAN Dispatch Status

  1. Open the URL
  2. Select New Registered PRAN or Re-issued PRAN or Re-issued Password/T-PIN
  3. Enter PRAN or PPAN
  4. Provide Captcha
  5. Click Submit

Do we have an option to get a second PRAN Number?

The answer to this question is strict No, As the employee associates with any company might have their change in employment which can’t update regularly in the NPS portal. Thus the unique PRAN may allocate must use by employees till their retirement.

How to Activate my PRAN Number?

The individual having the PRAN needs to login to the National Pension System portal. A minimum contribution of INR 500 has to pay by filling your PRAN and Date of birth to start your NPS account which parallelly activates your PRAN.

Can I Change my Mobile Number associated with PRAN Number?

Yes, employees can anytime get register their mobile number for change by visiting the nearby Nodal office, By submitting the correction form, they can update the new mobile number by providing the Supporting KYC document for reference.

35 thoughts on “Know Your PRAN Number and Card Status Online”

  1. Sir I applied Pran 2019 but I have not get my Pran number since yet. Please sir kindly help.

  2. Can duplicate card be issued for my lost Permanent Retirement Account Number (PRAN) 500xx364 activated on x/x/xx DOB is 17/04/xx

  3. मुझे मेरा प्राण नंबर नहीं मिला है कृपया करके मुझे मेरा प्राण नंबर भेज दीजिए.

    • मेरा प्राण नंबर मुझे नहीं मिला मुझे प्राण नंबर देना की कृपा करें

  4. I applied for NPS 4 years ago. I got NPS number from treasury but i haven’t received my pran kit yet. What shall I do??

  5. Sir..
    I applied my pran card oct4 2021, But I didn’t get pran card till now. Please send my physical pran card.

  6. मेरा PRAN शिक्षामित्र से सहायक अध्यापक समायोजन के समय बन गया था। अब हमे वही PRAN NO. कैसे मिलेगा।

  7. Ashok Kumar Chouhan
    DOB; 16.11.1955
    mobile; 9893002168
    NPS form submitted SBI Indore, Sofar I have received PRAN no. and Card.


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