|Director Identification Number|
Director number or DIN may be a registration required for a
person who wishes to register a corporation or become a Director of an existing
company in India.
A) Procedure for Obtaining DIN
Obtain DIN for an individual who wishes to become a Director by filing form DIN-1 on the MCA website. Only a natural living person can act because the Director of a corporation . Hence, obtaining DIN is legal just for natural persons and we can't take it for any artificial person or entities like company, LLP, OPC, etc., the below documents has to be provided for obtaining DIN and for its registration.
B) Documents Required.
C) Provisional DIN Number
- Photograph of the Applicant
- Proof of identity of the applicant
- PAN is mandatory just in case of Indian Nationals
- Passport is mandatory just in case of Foreign Nationals
- Proof of address of the applicant
- In addition to the above documents, just in case of filing
of form DIN-1 for obtaining Director number for an individual , then the
document must be signed with a Digital Signature of the applicant. Hence, the
digital signature certificate may be a requirement for obtaining Director
DIN number is typically auto-generated on submission of the DIN application. However, in some cases, there's an allocation of provisional DIN just in case of any defect within the application or as a neighborhood of the regular process. just in case of a provisional DIN, it provides a letter to the applicant detailing the defect and re-submission of the DIN application. In such cases, the appliance are often re-filed with corrections or with a accountant or Company Secretary signature within fifteen days from the time of notification for resubmission.
D) Common Reasons for DIN Rejection.