PAN is a mandatory document for many financial transactions, which is why it’s important for working adults to own a PAN card. However, when the transactions are made in relation to a minor, its necessary for the minor to have a PAN. NSDL issues PAN card for minors (individuals below the age of 18).
The benefits of a minor owning a Permanent Account Number are:
Online PAN Application process for minors
Offline PAN application process
Proof of age
Proof of address
Proof of identity