Import Export Code - IEC



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Import Export Code - IEC

All the Importers and Exporters of Goods and Services are required to register themselves with Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) and obtain Importer Exporter Code (IEC). Importer Exporter Code once obtained have its existence throughout the lifespan of the entity. Importer Exporter Code can be obtained by Proprietorship, Partnership Firm, Private Limited, Public Limited, LLP, OPC or any other kind of businesses. There are no Annual Returns or Filings in regards to IEC. It is valid throughout the lifespan of entity so no renewal. Even an entity with no intention to import or export in near future can obtain IEC.

In the event of change of address of the entity or change in directors, the details can be easily changed. Myefilings team can obtain your IEC by submission of required documents with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT). It generally takes around 15 days to get IEC registration done.

Import Export Code - IEC

  • Importer Exporter Code (IEC) is the first requirement to start Import or Export business in India.
  • Importer Exporter Code (IEC) is not required if the product / service in imported or exported for personal use. Government ministries and notified charitable organizations also do not require IEC for their import or export.
  • One IEC is valid for all the branches, factories, offices etc. There is no need to obtain different IEC for different offices.
  • PAN Card is a prerequisite of IEC application. Only one IEC is issued against a PAN. IEC is required by freelancers, programmers, web developers, web designers, graphic designers who work for foreign clients.

Import Export Code - IEC

Basic
1999
  • Online application of Import Export Code

  • Includes Govt. Fees

  • All Inclusive

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Standard
2999
  • Online application of import Export Code

  • Including one Class II DSC

  • Includes Govt. Fees

  • All Inclusive

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Premium
3999
  • Online application of Import Export Code

  • Including one Class II DSC

  • MSME Registration

  • Includes Govt. Fees

  • All Inclusive

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Process

01

Obtain DSC

Obtaining Digital Signature Certificate (DSC) is the first step towards Import Export Code application. It take 2 days to obtain DSC.

02

Documentation

We will get all the required documents from your side and verify whether all documents are in order.

03

Filing IEC

Import Export Code (IEC) Applications are filed online on DGFT's website. We will prepare your application and send it for your approval.

04

IEC Certificate

IEC Certificate




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