1.     Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) is the key infrastructure for delivery of services by DGFT. All applications for grant of authorizations are to be filed only through Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) Mode.  These include EPCG, DES, DEPB applications and Chapter-3 schemes of FTP i.e. FMS, FPS, MLPS and VKGUY.

2.     Online filing facility is also available for licences/authorizations required for export/import of Negative list items, obtaining IEC is available on DGFT’s Website: dgft[dot]gov[dot]in

3.     The aforesaid filing of applications may be done on the DGFTs Website: dgft[dot]gov[dot]in  All applications are to be filed using the Digital Signatures by making the application fee payment through EFT mode.  The help for filing all online applications and EFT payment is available on the DGFTs Website: dgft[dot]gov[dot]in  The applications filed under the Chapter 3 of the FTP which require submission of BRC can be done by attaching the e-BRC (BRC issued mandatorily as e-BRC by banks after 17/08/2012).

4.     In case of any EDI transmission errors, the request for resolution can be sent to dgftedi[at]nic[dot]in (DGFT, Delhi)