The fundamental motive of the proposed directors for acquiring a DIN is to get themselves registered with the database of the government authorities so they can pick out themselves before signing an application or information.

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A unique identification number allocated to a person who is the appointed Director of the company is termed as Director Identification Number(DIN).

It is 8- digit number allotted by the Central Government after the applicant applies for Director Identification Number through Form DIR-3 or Spice+ as per the Companies Act 2013.

DIN is issued to each individual who wants to be the director of a company or to any existing directors well. After the DIN is obtained, it is valid for a lifetime.


The fundamental motive of the proposed directors for acquiring a DIN is to get themselves registered with the database of the government authorities so they can pick out themselves before signing an application or information.


  1. Form DIR-3 – A form DIR-3 is required to be filed with the Registrar of companies for acquiring the DIN just in case the Director desires to appoint in an existing Company.
  2. SPICe Form – If someone desires to become a Director in a new Company then the DIN may be obtained solely through spice form at the time of registration.


  • Download the form DIR-3 from the MCA portal.
  • Fill in all the necessary details mentioned in form DIR-3 like Name of the person, Occupation, Mobile number, permanent address, PAN Card, Email-ID, and academic Qualification.
  • The Director who is willing to appoint in an existing Company, the CIN of the prevailing Company must be prefilled.
  • Attach the Digital Signature of the Director of the existing Company.
  • Upload the form on the MCA portal and pay the mentioned fees.
  • Once the payment is done, the challan will be generated where the DIN variety shall be consistently generated.

DIRECTOR IDENTIFICATION NUMBER ALLOTMENT                                  

  • Once the Director Identification Number is generated, the Central Government will go through the application for the DIN thereafter it will further discuss and come to a decision that the application will be considered or not, if approved it will then inform the applicant through a letter or electronically within one month from the date of application.
  • On the contrary, if the application is not approved due to any reason, Central authorities will further send a mail to rectify the information by resubmitting the form within a period of 15 days.

Director Identification Number


  • Identity Proof: In the case of Indian Nationals PAN Card is mandatory and in the case of Foreign Nationals Passport is mandatory
  • Address Proof: Aadhaar Card/Passport/Driving License/Voter’s Id Card/Electricity bill (not older than two months)

In the case of foreign Nationals, the address proof should not be older than 1 year.

  • Board resolution of an existing company
  • one passport size photo


Invalid Application:

  • Expired or Invalid Documents
  • Any Identity Proof not issued by the government
  • Gender not specified correctly in Form DIR-3
  • The Application or the evidence enclosed contains handwritten entries
  • Documents supported are not self-attested.
  • Submission of Duplicate DIN Application
  • Submission of Application without the applicant’s photograph
  • Signature not done on the specified place

Non-Submission of the Documents:

  • The Identity proof, address proof, and Date of Birth of the applicant is not submitted
  • The Copy of the Passport for the foreign nationals is not submitted
  • The Identity proof of the father’s name of the applicant is not submitted


The procedure of acquiring a Director Identification Number (DIN) has been made easier and more convenient after the Companies Act, 2013 by launching online methods.  DIN acts as identity proof for a director of a company.

Now you can obtain your DIN with Udyog Buddy. Our team has been helping a lot of businesses lately. And we’re here to assist you in obtaining your DIN with our professionals and experts at an affordable price.

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