The process of applying for GST registration online is as follows:

  1. Go to the official GST portal ( and click on the “Services” tab.
  2. Select “Registration” and then click on “New Registration”.
  3. Fill in your business details, such as business name, PAN number, email address, and mobile number.
  4. An OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number and email. Enter the OTP to verify your details.
  5. Fill in the application form with your business details, such as address, bank account information, and GST identification number (GSTIN).
  6. Select the type of business entity, such as proprietorship, partnership, LLP, or company.
  7. Choose the nature of business activities and the Goods and Services Tax (GST) rate applicable.
  8. Upload the required documents, such as PAN card, bank statement, and photo of authorized signatory.
  9. Preview the details filled in the application form and submit the form.
  10. Make payment of the GST registration fee through the online payment gateway.
  11. After successful payment, the application will be reviewed by the GST department.
  12. Once approved, the GSTIN will be issued and can be accessed through the GST portal.

Note: The process and requirements may vary slightly based on the state where your business is located. It is advisable to seek the assistance of a tax consultant or professional to avoid errors in the application process.