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Send documents:
Give AKT Associates copies of the required documents.

Filing of the application:
We will file the application for Importer Exporter Code (IEC Code) to the Regional Authority of the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) in the Aayaat Niryaat Form 2A(ANF 2A) on your behalf.

Receive IEC:
The registration process will be complete as soon we submit your application (provided the documents are accurate) and you will receive your code.

Documents Required

Copy of Voter ID Card/Aadhaar Card

Copy of PAN Card
Passport size photograph
Authorization letter and copy of
partnership deed (in case of partnership)
Board resolution/self-declaration and authority from other Directors on letter head (in case of company)
Telephone bill in the name of business/individual
Cancelled cheque of individual/firm
Copy of service tax returns
Electricity/water bill
Copy of property papers/rent agreement


Unlock international markets

No hassle of filing of any returns
Export subsidies
IEC is for lifetime and does not require renewals

AKT Advantages

Turnkey services

Proficient in filing Importer Exporter Code online
Conduct follow-up with the DGFT office on your behalf
Deliver IE code to your doorstep by mail
Competitive market rates

Basic Rs. 5000
  • Obtaining IEC Code


Advance Rs. 8599
  • Basic+

  • Digital Signature

Comprehensive Rs. -
  • Advance+

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  • PTRC Registration or IEC Registration
  • GST Registration
  • MSME Registration

Importer Exporter Code

Importer Exporter Code is represented by a unique ten-digit number issued by the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), Department of Commerce, Government of India. This code is given to Indian companies dealing in export or import of goods and has lifetime validity. Without an IEC license, dealing with import or export is not possible. IEC, in fact, is an identification number for importer or exporter which is helpful to identify and prohibit anonymous smuggling.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who needs an IE code?

Anybody intending to import or export goods must obtain an Importer Exporter Code.

How much time does it take to acquire the license?

If all the documentation is correct, it usually takes 5 to 10 days.

How can I apply for IEC?

Apply for Importer Exporter Code online with the help of AKT Associates.

Is tax levied on the Importer Exporter Code?

No, tax is not levied. But, custom duty might be levied depending on the category of goods imported or exported.

Do I have to file monthly returns under IE code?

No, you do not have to file any returns under Importer Exporter Code.

Who do not need to acquire IEC?

An Importer Exporter Code is not required by individuals who export or import goods and services for their own, personal use.

How long is IEC valid for?

Once you apply for Importer Exporter Code online and get the 10 digit number, it is permanently valid.

Can I modify my IE code?

Yes, you can modify IE code by submitting an application to the DGFT again.

Why will the code be sent to me by courier?

Even if you apply for Importer Exporter code online, the code will be sent to you, via mail because this is part of the address verification process by the authorities.

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