IEC Code

What is Import/Export Code (IEC)

Import/export code (IEC) as the name suggests, is a 10-digit code issued by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) to carry out the import of goods/services in India and export of goods/Services from India. Getting IE code is the first step to start trading internationally.IE code has lifetime validity.

Exporters cannot get the benefit of exports from DGFT, customs, Export Promotion Council without IE code.

IE code is also mandatory to pay and receive international financial transactions. In short, one cannot legally trade in international market without IE code.

 Various Benefits of Import Export Code

  • Touching international boundaries for trade. With IE Code one can expand business and reach customers internationally.
  • IE Code is issued for a lifetime, one-time activity with lifetime benefits.
  • Avail discounts and subsidies granted by DGFT.
  • IE Code doesn’t require any filling
  • Any proprietor business identity can obtain IE Code

 Documents required For IEC Code Registration

  • Personal PAN Card of the applicant.
  • Identify proof of the applicant
  • Company Address proof (In case of Private limited/limited companies).
  • Copy of rent agreement (if rented property)
  • Details of directors/partners.
  • Telephone bill in the name of the business
  • Canceled cheque or Bank Certificate bearing applicant entity name.
  • Company PAN (In case of Private limited/limited companies).
  • AoA & MoA (In case of Private limited/limited companies).
  • Digital Signatures of applicants.

 Documents Required For Online IEC Code Registration (Partnership Firm)

  • Photograph (3x3cms) of the Managing Partner
  • Copy of PAN card of the applicant entity
  • Copy of Passport (first & last page)/Voter’s I-Card /UID (Aadhar Card)/Driving Licence/PAN (any one of these) of the Managing Partner
  • Copy of Partnership Deed
  • Sale deed in case business premise is self-owned; or Rental/Lease Agreement, in case office is rented/ leased; or latest electricity/telephone bill
  • Bank Certificate as per ANF 2A (I)/Cancelled Cheque bearing preprinted name of the applicant entity  Account  No. Details

Documents Required For IEC Code Registration (LLP – Private Limited Company – Limited Company)

  • Photograph (3x3cms) of the Designated Partner/Director of the Company signing the application
  • Copy of PAN card of the applicant entity
  • Copy of Passport (first & last page)/Voter’s I-Card /UID (Aadhar Card)/Driving Licence/ PAN (any one of these) of the Managing Partner/Director signing the application
  • Certificate of incorporation as issued by the RoC
  • Sale deed in case business premise is self-owned; or Rental/Lease Agreement, in case office is rented/ leased; or latest electricity/telephone bill.
  • Bank Certificate as per ANF 2 A(I)/Cancelled Cheque bearing preprinted name of the company and A/C No .

Documents Required For IEC Code Registration  (Registered Society – Trust)

  • Photograph (3x3cms) of the signatory applicant/Secretary or Chief Executive
  • Copy of PAN card of the applicant entity
  • Copy of Passport (first & last page)/Voter’s I-Card /UID (Aadhar Card)/Driving Licence/ PAN (any one of these) of the Secretary or Chief Executive/ Managing Trustee signing the application.
  • Sale deed in case business premise is self-owned; or Rental/Lease Agreement, in case office is rented/ leased; or latest electricity/telephone bill.
  • Registration Certificate of the Society / Copy of the Trust Deed
  • Bank Certificate as per ANF 2A(I)/Cancelled Cheque bearing preprinted
  • Name of the Registered Society or Trust and A/C No.

 Documents Required For IEC Code Registration  ( Hindu Undivided Family (HUF) )

  • Photograph (3x3cms) of the Karta.
  • Copy of PAN card of the Karta.
  • Copy of Passport (first & last page)/Voter’s I-Card/ UID (Aadhar card)/Driving Licence (any one of these) of the Karta.
  • Sale deed in case business premise is self-owned or Rental/Lease Agreement, in case office is rented/ leased or latest electricity/telephone bill.
  • Bank Certificate as per ANF 2A(I)/ Cancelled Cheque bearing preprinted name of applicant and A/C No.

 

 

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