IEC License Registration

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Apply for your IEC Import Export Code License for hassle free overseas operations.

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₹ 1,999/- (All Inclusive)

We'll never share your email with anyone else.

2 Lakhs

Happy Customers






How to Importer-Exporter Code Registration Works?


IEC is compulsory for all bodies who are importing or exporting goods & services to India or from India. We help you get IEC License:


Step 1 - Details Check

We do a complete analysis of all your required documents.




Step 2 - Online Application for IEC

We apply for IEC online.



Step 3 - Follow Up

We keep checking with the DGFT regularly for approval, Later the TIN is issued within 10-15 days from the date of application.


Import Export Code – Summary


It is a unique 10-digit code required by every business in India. Issued by the Director-General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), the Ministry of Commerce, and no filing or renewal is required. It is required for clearing customs, shipment, and send/receive money from international banks.


Benefits of IEC

  • The IEC allows traders to venture into the worldwide market, including registration as online e-commerce operators.
  • Businesses can get benefits from government schemes like Merchandise Export from India Scheme (MEIS), Service Export from India Scheme (SEIS) & other from Customs and Export Promotion.
  • There is no requirement of any compliance post-registration.
  • Therefore maintaining the business is comparatively simple.
  • The process of obtaining IEC is complex also can be obtained with the minimum documents.

A detailed procedure for IEC Registration


To get your Import Export license, you need to follow these steps:

Step 1

The Aayaat Niryaat Form no. 2A filed with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade online or offline at the regional office of DGFT.

Step 2

All the required documents, bank details, and DSC to be submitted.


Step 3

After successfully processing the application form, an import-export code number is to the entity.


Step 4

After the verification of documents and application by the authorities ice license is issued as a soft copy to the applier.


Documents Required for IEC Registration


Only a selected number of documents required for IEC registration, listed below:

PAN card of individual or company

Copy of the government ID (Driving license/Aadhar/Voter ID)

Incorporation certificate/Partnership deed.

Personal or company’s current bank account statement

Address proof (Electricity bill/rent agreement/sale deed of the office)

Copy of canceled cheque of the current bank account




Any business: Sole Proprietorship, Partnership, Private Limited, and Charitable organization doing the export and import activities should register for Importer Exporter Goods regardless of the scale of -business. It is not compulsory for private use, nontrade,non-manufacture, or non-agriculture.



The registered IEC is permanent and is valid for the lifetime, requires no renewal or update, and lasts until the company ceases or the registration surrendered. Also, no filings like GST, PF, etc.



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IEC stand for Importer Exporter Code. Its contain 10-digit number which is issued by the Director General of Foreign Trade, Department of Commerce, Government of India. IEC is generated within the 15 days after the submission of the documents. This code is valid for the lifetime, so there is no need for renewal.

We at Legal Tax cost our clients Rs 1999 to get the IEC code and for the amendments in the IEC Code we cost our clients Rs 1999.

By using our expert services at legal tax you can easily get IEC code registered.

IEC is not based on item. Once the user get the IEC code then there is no need to get IEC code for every item. Same IEC can be used for others items.

IEC code dose not require under the following cases: Departments of central government do not require IEC. Exporting and importing For personal use .

Legal Tax provides IEC services in all over india.

PAN Card ,Partnership deed , incorporation certificate , letter from the banker, and proof of address of business.

Any person who offers import or export from or to india must obtain IEC.

No, no returns to be filed.

IEC registration is not mandatory. So there is no penalty on not being registered.

IEC registration is not a tax registration. Levied depending upon the certain custom duty.

Yes, custom department use IEC, all documents related to import and export reflect in all the customs.

License only get by the single business owner.

Customer does not require to apply for IEC certificate to start a company.

IEC can be cancelled to make a request to the DGFT. On the request , the authorities will cancel the IEC electronically after the receipt intimation.

Yes, the IEC information can be modified after the code is issued b providing all the necessary documents.

No, there is no compliance to be fulfilled after IEC registration.

No, IEC is allotted for lifetime, so there is no such need.

Only single IEC can be issued against the single PAN card.

No, IEC issued are dispatched by the speed post to the address mentioned.

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