To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary
Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Department of Commerce
Directorate General of Foreign Trade
Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi-110 011
Public Notice No. 24/2009-2014 (RE- 2010)
The 17th January, 2011
Subject: Non-requirement of submission of Proforma Invoice –- Amendment in ANF 2B.
In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes an amendment in the ANF 2B of Handbook of Procedures Vol.I (Appendices and Aayat Niryat Forms) 2009-2014.
Reason for the amendment
ANF 2B has been prescribed as the application form for import of restricted items. It has 14 entries & 7 declarations. It also contains a set of guidelines for the applicant towards the end of the form. Guideline 4(b) requires a self certified copy of the proforma invoice from the foreign supplier. It has been decided to dispense with this requirement. Such self certified copy of the proforma invoice from the foreign supplier would no longer be needed to accompany the application form.
Serial Number 4(b) of Guidelines for Applicants attached to ANF 2B hereby stands deleted.
Effect of Public Notice
Submission of proforma invoice, with application for import authorization, would no longer be required.
(Anup K. Pujari)
Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from File No.01/93/180/67/AM 10/PC-2(B)