An application for grant of IEC number shall be made by the Registered/Head Office of the applicant and apply to the nearest Regional Authority of Directorate General Foreign Trade, the Registered office in case of company and Head office in case of others, falls in the ‘Aayaat Niryaat Form - ANF2A’ and shall be accompanied by documents prescribed therein. In case of STPI/ EHTP/ BTP units, the Regional Offices of the DGFT having jurisdiction over the district in which the Registered/ Head Office of the STPI unit is located shall issue or amend the IECs.
Only one IEC would be issued against a single PAN number. Any proprietor can have only one IEC number and in case there are more than one IECs allotted to a proprietor, the same may be surrendered to the Regional Office for cancellation.
Submit your document to us
Taxme representative will contact you
We'll Apply for Import Export Code online( 1 day)
Import Export Code number will be generated (1 day)
We'll send you the Import Export Code (approx by 7 days)
Self attested copy of PAN Card
Current Bank Account details
Covering letter on the letterhead of the applicant's company to request for the issue of new IEC code
Two copies of the passport size photograph of applicant, that is duly attested
IEC stands for Import-Export Code. It is a 10 Digit unique code issued by directorate general of foreign trade (DGFT) of commerce and industries ministry of government of India
Any person or business type who intends to import or export goods and services from or to India must require an Import Exports Code
Import Export Code can be obtained within 1 week from the date of filing application.
IE Code is one-time license and valid for the lifetime of business.
As per recent notification, DSC is not required to apply import exports code.
No, you will receive final soft copy of IEC certificate over the email
IEC is just a license allowing the import and export of goods. Therefore, no return is required to be filed under IEC code.
Any kind of business can apply for Import-Export Code Registration who are into the export-import business irrespective of any business entity