Privacy Policy

With respect to permission:

This app has access to:

  • Phone – Only to check that the phone is active and connected with Internet.
    • Read phone status and identity
  • Camera – To scan and read Enhanced QR Code informaiton

Privacy Policy

Enhanced QR Code Reader for PAN Card is an application developed under instructions of NSDL e-Governance Infrastructure Limited (NSDL e-Gov) for reading information on PAN Card with the new Enhanced QR Code feature.

NSDL e-Gov ("us", "we", or "our") operates the website and manages the Enhanced QR Code Reader for PAN Card mobile application (herein after referred to as “the application").

I. Personal Information Collection, Usage, Disclosures and Consent

We do not collect information other than standard information available while downloading application from Goole Playstore.

We require you to permit the application to access the phone status and camera for the intended usage and requirements of the application.

We are committed to providing our users ("you", "your" or "them") with facility to read the information in Enhanced QR Code printed on PAN Cards.

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use the application for the purpose specified.

We will only collect Personal Information that is necessary to fulfil the following purposes:

  • To verify identity;
  • To meet regulatory requirements;

We may collect, use or disclose Personal Information without the consent:

  • When permitted or required by law;
  • Other legally established reasons.

II. Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use available and acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

We shall not be held responsible or liable in whatsoever manner for any breach arising out of factors/reasons not in control/purview of NSDL e-Gov.

III. International Transfer

Your information, including Personal Information, may be transferred to and maintained on computers located outside of your province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.

If you are located outside India and choose to provide information to us, please note that the information, including Personal Information, with respect to your phone identity and registration details will be available to us in India and the same may be processed here.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy, is confirmed by installing this application and allowing permission to access phone identity and camera functionality.

You further agree to share your information to be received by NSDL e-Gov in India.

If you wish to delete your information then you need to disable and delete the application and provide conformance of the same and thereafter the information shall be removed from our database. However, the registration details shall be kept for statutory and legal requirements.

IV. Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the e-mail address that was used to register this application during download from Google Playstore or that you may have provided us by contacting us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

V. Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us @