Two Copies Of The Following Each Document Are Required

  • No export or import shall be made by any person without an Importer-Exporter Code (IEC) Number unless specifically exempted. An Importer/Exporter Code (IEC) number shall be granted on application to the competent authority.
  • The following categories of importers or exporters are exempted from obtaining Importer-Exporter Code Number (IEC) number: 3(2) {except sub-clauses (i ) and (k) } of the Foreign Trade (Exemption from application of Rules in certain cases) Order, 1993.
  • Ministries/Department of the Central or a State Government.
  • Persons importing or exporting goods for their personal use not connected with trade or manufacture or agriculture.
  • Persons importing/exporting goods from/to Nepal provided the CIF value of a single consignment does not exceed Indian Rs.25,000/-.
  • An IEC Number allotted to an applicant shall be valid for all its branches/divisions/units/factories as indicated on the IEC number.
  • Where an IEC Number is lost or misplaced, the issuing authority may consider requests for grant of a duplicate copy of IEC number, if accompanies by an affidavit.