On 27th Nov’14, DGFT issued public notice no. 76 for mandatory e-filing of IEC(Import-Export Code) Application. The said public notice was supposed to be made effective from 1st Jan’15 onwards.
However, on 6th Jan’15, vide public notice no. 80, the said date has been extended further till the new date is notified.
Till the time new mechanism becomes operational, the application may be filed as per earlier procedure.
The said public notice has been enclosed herewith for ease of reference.