When applying for a new PAN, you have to submit some documents as proof of identity, proof of address and proof of date of birth. The requirement and validity of documents differ from applicant to applicant and also with the purpose of the application. You can apply for a new PAN or for correction in the existing PAN or for the reissuance of PAN Card in case of its loss or damage. Based on the residential status of the applicant, Form 49A or Form 49AA is to be filled and submitted along with a set of valid documents. The documents required for PAN card by different types of applicants vary as per the entity type (individual or organisation).