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Import Export Code Registration Cost

Price: Rs 4,999.00
Inclusive of all taxes & govt. fees

How long does it take?

1-2 Working Days
We check your Documents and file your Application with the Government and email you the government receipt
5-6 Working Days
Once the Application is filed the Director General of Foreign Trade will allot you the IEC number within 5-6 Days


What is IEC?

IEC stands for Importer Exporter Code.It is used in Importing and Exporting goods in India.No export shall be made by any person without and IEC number unless specifically exempted

Is PAN essential for getting IEC number?

Yes,as per Government law,PAN is mandatory for getting IEC number.A photocopy of the PAN card has to be submitted along with application.

Can,I get IEC number without PAN card?

Yes,you can get IEC number without PAN card,if you have a PAN allotment letter form IT Department

Can,I get 2 IEC number from same PAN card?

No,you can get only one IEC number from a single PAN card

How much time does it takes to get an IEC number

It usually takes 2-3 working Days to get an IEC number

What should I do if I do not wish to operate the alloted number?

You,may surrender the original IEC by fulfilling all pending Liabilities and filing a declaration to IEC issuing thath there is no obligation/Liability pending against him for any office of DGFT

What are the benefits of IEC?

Companies can obtain various benefits on their exports/imports from DGFT,customs and Export promotion council etc.

Is Import Export code mandatory for Importing goods?

It is mandatory to have and IEC number for importing goods

Why is IE code required?

All importers must mention their IE Code while clearing customs when their goods arrive in India. All exporters must mention their IE Code while exporting their goods and services from India. Additionally, now RBI requests person importing or exporting services to also mention IE Code in foreign remittances in bank account. Therefore, IE Code is required for anyone involved in import or export in India.

Can a Public Limited Company/Private Limited Company/Partnership obtain different IEC's for different concerns owner by it?

No,however the name of each concern owned by such a company may be included in the IEC of the firm in whose name PAN card exists

Is the requirement of IEC item based?

No,IEC is a permanent document issued to the Importer/Exporter only once and the same is not item based

Can,I apply for a duplicate IEC number online?

No,you cannot apply for duplicate IEC number online


You can scan and email these documents

1. Digital Photograph
2. Copy of PAN Card
3. Identity Proof (Election ID / Aadhar Card / Passport / Driving License)
4. Sale Deed (in case of business premise is self owned)
5. Rental/Lease Agreement (In case of of rented/leased)
6. Cancel Cheque

Important Points on Import export code registration

Lifetime Validity
IEC number once issued is valid for lifetime and requires no rewal for it and is valid across the country
No compliances
You do not need to file any return for IEC number.There is no actions required after IEC number gets generated from the Director General of Foreign Trade
Legal Protection
Once the IEC number gets generated the owner has the legal protection from getting penalized and other consequences


We take all your burden,paperwork and Government responsibilities to help you to get your Import Export Code