An Overview IEC Registration

An Overview
IEC Registration

'Import Export Code', most famously known as IEC, is a 10 digit number gave by the Director-General of Foreign Trade. 'Import Export Code' is the compulsory prerequisite for all the people who are occupied with one or the other bringing in as well as importing or exporting from India. IEC is needed by importers to clear customs and shipments, and to move cash to foreign banks. Exporters require IEC to send shipments and get cash from foreign banks. In short, no importer/exporter can work in India without getting the IEC.

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  • IEC is needed in the following circumstances
  • 1. At the point when an importer needs to clear his shipments from the then it's needed by the customs specialist.
  • 2. At the point when an importer sends cash to another country through banks at that point, it's required by the bank.
  • 3. At the point when an exporter needs to send his shipments that point, it's required by the customs port.
  • 4. At the point when an exporter receives money in foreign money directly into his ledger at that point, it's needed by the bank.

What are the reports needed for
Import Export Code Registration?

  • Documents required for Import Export Code registration
  • 1. PAN card of the individual or organization
  • 2. Copy of the substance's government ID (Driving permit/Aadhar/Voter ID)
  • 3. Incorporation authentication/Partnership deed
  • 4. Individual or company’s current bank account declaration
  • 5. Address proof (Copy of Rent Agreement or Electricity Bill Copy of the premise)
  • 6. Copy of dropped cheque leaf of the current account

Steps Involved in
IEC (Import/Export Code) Registration

Step 1: Application Form First, you need to set up an application form in the predetermined format and document it with the individual Regional office of DGFT.

Step 2: Documents Secondly, you need to set up the necessary records regarding your personality and legitimate substance and address verification with your bank subtleties and the certificate in regard to prescribed form.

Step 3: Filing Application When your application is completed, you need to document with DGFT by means of DSC (Digital Signature Certificate) and pay the necessary fee for the IEC Registration.

Step 4: IEC Code Finally, when your application is endorsed then you would get the IEC Code in a delicate duplicate from the public authority.

Import Export Code Registration
Key Features of IEC Registration
Key Features of IEC Registration
  • No business can enjoy Import/Export activities without taking IEC enrollment
  • It fills in as verification that a firm is engaged with the import/export of goods and items
  • Once acquired, an IEC exists for a lifetime. This suggests it doesn't need any reestablishment.
  • It isn't compulsory to include in the import or fare of goods for individual or authoritative purposes.
  • IEC is mandatory for building foreign bank transfers
  • It is considerable for all parts of merchants or exporters' business.
Changes under IEC for GST

After the execution of Goods and Services Tax in the GST framework, GSTIN would be used for the credit stream of IGST paid on import of items. Regardless, the PAN is an identifier at the substance level of the breaking point however GSTIN would be used as an identifier at the trade level for each import and fare. The UIN or PAN would be recognized as IEC. All importers needed to refer to GSTIN in their requesting despite IEC.

How much to pay for
IEC Registration?

IEC Registration would vary from INR 2499/- to INR 6999/- depending upon the plan you choose.

Gold Plan
Gold Plan
₹ 8999/-   ₹ 5999/-
All Inclusive Fees
  • Scrutiny of documents for IEC registration
  • Filing IEC Registration
  • Replies to resubmissions (if any)
  • DSC-Class 3 : 2 years
  • It will be valid for 2 years
Silver Plan
Silver Plan
₹ 3999/-   ₹ 2499/-
All Inclusive Fees
  • Scrutiny of documents for registration
  • Processing of PAN Application for the Applicant
  • Filing IEC Registration
  • Replies to resubmissions (if any)
Platinum Plan
Platinum Plan
₹ 10499/-   ₹ 6999/-
All Inclusive Fees
  • Scrutiny of documents for IEC registration
  • Filing IEC Registration
  • Replies to resubmissions (if any)
  • DSC-Class 3 : 2 years
  • It will be valid for 2 years
  • Excellent business support service
  • Import export Code (IEC) is a 10 digit alphanumeric number issued by Director General of Foreign Trade.
  • IEC is valid forever and there is no need to get it renewed.
  • IEC may be applied on behalf of a firm which may be a Proprietorship, Partnership, LLP, Limited Company, Trust, HUF, Society.
  • IEC Registrations helps business to avail various benefits provided by Export Promotion Council, DGFT.
  • It is mandatory for every importer and exporter to obtain IEC registration.
  • It is to be noted that only single IEC registration is granted on one PAN.
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frequently asked questions

frequently asked questions
Who can register for an IEC?
Any type of entity, such as a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a private limited, or a charitable organization that involves in imports and exports, can register for an import-export code, regardless of its size. It[%]s worth noting that this Code isn[%]t required for personal items that aren[%]t related to trade, manufacturing, or agriculture.
The steps for IEC registration are as follows.
1. The Directorate General of Foreign Trade receives the online IEC Application form.
2. All relevant documentation, including bank account information and a DSC, must be prepared before such submission.
3. Following that, the Import Export code will be assigned, and the application will be processed immediately.
4. The import export license will be issued as a soft copy to the applicant.
Documents include:
  • A copy of PAN card,
  • A voter id, Aadhar card, or a copy of their passport.
  • Copy of a cancelled cheque from a current bank account, whether it belongs to a person, a corporation, or a firm.
  • Copy of the rent agreement or an electric bill for registered office proof.
Import Export Codes are permanent and valid for life, so they do not need to be renewed or updated. They are valid until the company closes or the registration is surrendered.
IEC Registration can be done in a day if all the information is collected in hand.

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