Circular No.ES/321 /2018-19 December 20, 2018
To: Members of the Council
Sub: Digitization of Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) Program and Web Application
We would like to inform you that Air Cargo Complex (Sahar) has issued Public Notice No. 93/2018 dated 19th December, 2018 regarding digitization of AEO Program and AEO Web Application.
Your kind attention is drawn to our earlier Circular No. ES/ 306 /2018-19 dated 10th December, 2018 in which CBIC had informed the members of trade vide Circular No. 51/2018- Customs dated 7th December, 2018 about the development of web- based application for AEO- T1.
In line with the target of digitization, on online AEO website has been made operative for online filing and processing of AEO T1 applications. The domain name of the website is aeoindia.gov.in.
AEO T1 application along with annexures may be now filed online by the applicants. These applications will be processed digitally by Customs officials and digitized AEO Certificate will be generated for newly filed applications.
The interval for OSPCA (On Site Post Clearance Audit) for AEO T1 entities has been extended to 3 years from existing 2 years.
Members may kindly make a note of the above.