Import Export Code Registration

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What Is IEC (Importer Exporter Code) Code/Registration

Import Export Code is a registration required for persons importing or exporting goods and services from India. IE Code is issued by Directorate General Of Foreign Trade (DGFT), Ministry of Commerce and Industries, Government of India. IE Code when issued can be used by the entity throughout its existence and does not require any renewal or filing. Therefore it is recommended for most Organizations to obtain IE Code, irrespective of if they need it at the moment. IE Code registration must be made to the Directorate General of Foreign Trade along with the necessary supporting documents. Once, the Application is submitted, DGFT will issue the IE Code for the entity in 15-20 working days or less.

Registration Process

Brief description of how to get your BIS certification registered

1. Contact BIATConsultant

Contact the professionals in India - BIATConsultant for your registraiton of BIS certification in India . Leave the rest to us

2. Choose A Plan

Choose the plan that best fits for you . Usually our prices are all transparent , but if you add on some requirment in existing packs , we would love to assist you for the same and customise our plans accordingly

3. Get List Of Document Required

BIATConsultant will be mailing you all the list of documents and procedure to get your IE Code registered

4. Complete Documentation And Payment Prococess

After completion of documentation , complete the other relevant process as required and lastly the fees for the same .We will submit your applicaiton right away after that to DGFT

5. Get Your Import Export Code

Yes , you will get the IE Code and other relevant things on mail as well as in hard copy as soon as we get it . In meanwhile you can track the progress and talk with our expert online right from your dashboard

Reasons to register a IE Code

Importers require IE Code:- All Importers who Import goods in India require an IE Code. The IE Code must be quoted while clearing customs. Also, banks require the importers IE Code while sending the money to abroad.
No Return Filing: IE Code does not require the filing of any return. Once, an IE Code is issued there are no further procedures required to maintain validity of the IE Code. Even if the import or export transaction occur, there are no filing required to DGFT.
Proprietors can have IE Code: Even individuals who are proprietors of a business can obtain IE code in their name. it is not necessary to incorporate a business entity for obtaining IE Code.
Exporters Require IE Code: All exporters who export goods or services from India require an IE Code. The IE Code must be quoted while sending shipments. And banks requires the exporters IE Code while receiving money from abroad.
Lifetime No Renewal: IE Code is issued for the lifetime of the entity and requires no renewal. So once a IE Code is obtained, it can be used by that entity for all its import or export transactions without any further transactions.
Identity and business proof: Identity proof like passport, drivers license, aadhar card, voters id or ration card for the promoters for photo or person authorized to file IE Application. In case of legal entity or registered body, then Partnership deed or incorporation certificate or registration certificate is required.
Cancelled Cheque Copy: Bank Certificate as per DGFT Format or cancelled cheque bearing preprinted name of applicant, and account number. Bank certificate or cancelled cheque is used to verify that the applicant has an active current account with a bank in India.


Common List Of Questioner That Our Customer Ask From Us -Solved !
What Are Document Required For IEC Code Registration In India?
In order for a new IEC Code, there are some documents that you need to furnish. Like any other Government Application, these documents will help to justify your identity as an individual or a private limited company to get the IEC Code without much hassle.
If you are thinking about starting import export business within India, you need to apply for a new IEC Registration certificate. The Import Export Code is a 10 digit number that you would need to carry out your business. The Government of India has set down certain processes and regulations that applicants need to follow. So let us have an idea of documents that is required at the time of IE Code Registration.
And here are the following list of documents that is required:-

-Current bank account details
-Self attested copy of the Permanent Account Number ( PAN) card
-Banker’s certificate
-Two copies of the passport size photograph of the applicant, that is duly attested by the banker of the applicant.
-Covering letter on the letterhead of the applicant’s company to request for the issue of new IEC Code Number.

All these documents along with two copies of the Application form need to be submitted with an application fee of ₹ 250. If you wish to apply online ten you need to upload the scanned copies of all these documents and make an electronic payment for the Application fee to the DGFT.
In case of offline application, you need to create a demand draft of ₹ 250/- that is payable to the regional office of DGFT. The certificate and receipt of the demand draft along with the copies of all the prescribed documents need o be submitted in person to the nearest DGFT office.
You also need to attach a self- addressed envelope along with ₹ 25/- postal stamp for delivery of the IEC certificate through registered post or challan/DD of ₹ 100/- for speed post. The physical application should reach the DGFT Office within 15 days of the online application of the form.
What Are Costing & Timeline For BIS Registration
Total cost for drafting , filing and getting import export license will be ₹ 3,999/- only . It will take to the maximum of 15 days inclduing collecitng of information , drafting , filing and getting IEC certificate
How To Apply For IE Code ?
An application must be files in Aayat Niryat form 2A (ANF 2A) to reginal authority in their respective region of registered office being situated
Who Will Issue IEC Code ?
DGFT is the authority behind providing of IEC license . It has the facility of online filing via a DGFT portal . It usually takes 7 days in whole for the complete process apart from drafting and filing .
What Is Validity Of Import Export Code ?
The validity of IE code is for lifetime

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