Extension of validity period of Advance Authorisation

Circular No.ES/329/2018-19                                                              December 28, 2018

To: Members of the Council

Sub.: Extension of validity period of Advance Authorisation

Dear Member,

We would like to inform you that O/o DGFT has issued Public Notice No. 63/2015- 2020 dated 27th December, 2018 by making amendments in Para 4.41 (c) relating to Validity period for import and Revalidation of Authorisation under Hand Book of Procedures 2015- 20.

Relevant extract of the Public Notice No. 63/ 2015- 2020 is given here- below:-

Existing Para 4.41 (c) of HBP 2015-20:-

Amended Para 4.41 (c) of HBP 2015-20

  1. Regional Authority may consider a request of original Authorisation holder and grant one revalidation for six months from expiry date. Request(s) for revalidation of Authorisation shall be filed online in ANF 4D.

  1. Regional Authority may consider a request of original Authorisation holder and grant one revalidation for six months from expiry date.  Request(s) for revalidation of Authorisation shall be filed online in ANF 4D.

  2. Regional Authority may' further consider a request of original Authorisation holder and grant second revalidation for six months from expiry date of the first revalidation for making imports proportionate to export obligation already fulfilled. Request(s) for revalidation of Authorisation shall be filed online in ANF 4D..

Members may kindly make a note of the above.

Thanking you,

Yours faithfully,

S. BALARAJU
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR