Process to Apply iec code online

The process to apply for an Import Export Code (IEC) online in India is as follows:

  1. Register on the DGFT website: Visit the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) website ( and register to create a login account.
  2. Fill in the application form: Login to the DGFT website and fill in the online IEC application form providing details such as name, address, PAN, business activities, etc.
  3. Upload required documents: Upload the required documents such as PAN card, proof of business address, bank certificate, and any other relevant documents.
  4. Make payment: Pay the IEC fee online using a debit or credit card or through internet banking.
  5. Submit the application: Submit the completed application form along with the uploaded documents and fee payment receipt.
  6. Track application status: Track the status of the IEC application using the DGFT website or by contacting the concerned authorities.
  7. It is important to ensure that the information provided is accurate and complete, as any errors or inaccuracies may result in a delay or rejection of the IEC code application.