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IEC Registration


Import Export Code?

Import Export Code or IEC is a 10-digit code that a business or a person needs to import/export goods/services. This code is issued by DGFT (Director General of Foreign trade), Ministry of Commerce and Industries, Government of India. The validity of this code is for lifetime, that is, there is no need to renew it. This code is generated within 5-15 working days after the documents are submitted and all the corrections required are made.

This code has many names, like importer exported code, import export code, import export license, import export number, IE code, IE license etc. You can issue this code in either your name or under company’s name. Once issued, it is valid for all its division/units/factories/branches.

What is included in our package?

Eligibility Consultation
Document Preparation
Application Drafting
Application Filing
IEC Certificate

Procedure for Import Export Code

Share Your Documents

You are required to fill your details in our simple questionnaire and submit documents.

Verification of Documents

Details provided by you will be verified and we will apply for registration.

Submission Of Document

We draft your application for IEC code and file it with the DGFT office on your behalf.

Your Work Is Completed

Once your IEC CODE registration is completed we will send IEC license to you by email.

Documents required for IEC Code

Frequently asked questions

No. Only 1 IEC is issued to a person/entity. So if more than 1 IEC code is issued, then the same should be surrendered to the Regional Office for cancellation.
In such a case, you need to provide an affidavit so that the issuing authority of the IEC code can issue a copy of your IEC number.
Yes you can. You need to inform the issuing the authority about such decision. And they shall immediately cancel your IEC number after electronically transmitting it to DGFT for onward transmission to the Customs and Regional Authorities.
No, there is no tax levied on IEC code. However, custom duty may be imposed. It depends on the category of the products imported or exported. For more information, go on to the custom department’s website.

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