Directors Identification Number

DIN Number is an 8 digit number. Once, DSC is obtained for the applicant DIN Application can be filed with the MCA. The DIN application must be electronically signed with the Digital Signature Certificate; hence, the requirement for obtaining DSC prior to DIN.
Once the DIN application is filed and the application is approved, DIN number is provided instantaneously. In case any errors are noticed in the DIN application, further documents are requested by the DIN cell. On submission of the required documents, the DIN cell would then allot the DIN number in 2 – 3 working days.
DIN numbers do not have an expiry date and no further compliance formalities are required for maintaining the validity of a DIN number. DIN numbers are allotted by way of intimation through DIN allotment letter and no other documents are issued.

Documents required:- (All copies of documents should be self-attested by the customer)

The DIN application must also include a photo of the applicant along with identity and address proof.







DIN Number Search

Information relating to allotted DIN numbers can be accessed through the MCA’s Online DIN Search Facility:

To find DIN number from allotted information, visit the DIN approval letter facility.

To find allotted information from a DIN Number, visit the Verify DIN/DPIN search facility.


Process for DIN:

Once the DIN application is filed and the application is approved, DIN number is provided instantaneously.

In case any errors are noticed in the DIN application, further documents are requested by the DIN cell.

On submission of the required documents, the DIN cell would then allot the DIN number in 2 – 3 working days.