How to Obtain Import Export Code (IEC) or Export License in India

Who is Required to Obtain Import Export Code

Mandatory for businesses engaged in Importing and Exporting of goods.

Fastlegal Pricing For IEC: Rs.2500 all-inclusive (Including Digital Signature of Applicant)

*Price is same for all Indian Cities

Why I Need Import Export Code?

Importer Exporter Code is your PAN , with certificate issued by Director General of Foreign Trade, You are required to get Importer Exporter Code when your business is going global i.e. when you start Importing or Exporting of goods to other countries.  For applying Importer Exporter Code you are not required to be a registered business entity, even individuals may apply Importer Exporter Code.

What Document I need to submit and How?

Fastlegal is using technology to simplify business, we will apply your Importer Exporter Code online using Digital Signature, you just need to mail scanned copy of following documents:

  1. Copy of Pan Card of Proprietor/Partner/Director
  2. Copy of Aadhar Card/Driving License/Voter’s id Card/Passport of Proprietor/Partner/Director
  3. Copy of Cancelled Chaque
  4. Address Proof of the Firm –
    Any of the Following Documents: Sale deed | Rent agreement | Lease Deed | Electricity bill | Telephone Land line bill | Mobile Postpaid bill | MOU | Partnership Deed
     Other acceptable documents(for Proprietorship only): Aadhar Card | Passport | Voter Id

How much time will it take to Complete the Process

As Fastlegal is committed to provide fastest legal and registration services, we will complete the entire process of Importer Exporter Code in 1 Working Days. 

Method of Payment to Fastlegal 

You may pay online using the link provided on our website or you may transfer to our account using NEFT OR IMPS. You may also pay by chaque or demand draft if you prefer not to make online payment.

Frequently asked questions about Import Export Code

  1. Is my personal presence is required for getting Import Export Code?

       No, it is 100% online process no physical presence is required, you just need to send scanned  copy of documents.

  1. Do I need to submit any Monthly/quarterly/Annual Return after getting Import Export Code?

      No, you don’t need to submit any return for Importer Exporter Code.

  1. Do I need to obtain Different Importer Exporter Code for my all factories or place of business?

       Importer Exporter Code has national validity, you have to get Importer Exporter Code once for all your factories or place of businesses        situated in all over India.

  1. Will I get any Certificate of Import Export Code?

      Yes, you will get a certificate issued by Director General of Foreign Trade.