JNCH implements paperless processing under SWIFT

Posted by Daily Shipping Times on 06-03-2018        Tweet

Makes mandatory uploading of supporting documents for all Bills of Entry filed at JNCH from March 15

NAVI MUMBAI: Jawaharlal Nehru Custom House (JNCH) has made it obligatory to upload the supporting documents through e-SANCHIT facility for all the Bills of Entry filed in JNCH w.e.f. 15.03.2018. Accordingly, following procedures is prescribed for smooth implementation of this facility: a) When a bill of entry is filed by using e-SANCHIT facility, hard copy of uploaded documents will not be insisted by Assessing Officers.

Hardcopies of additional documents required during assessment should be uploaded through e-SANCHIT as per procedure outlined in the Public Notice no. 162/2017 dated 29.12.2017.

B) Certain documents/ certificates in original (for example, Certificates of Origin, duty exemption certificate, etc.), are required to be mandatorily verified at the time of assessment and/ or clearance stage, as the case may be. However, even such documents must be uploaded on e-SANCHIT before clearance.

In order to facilitate smooth functioning of this facility of uploading the supporting documents, the feedback, queries/difficulties, in implementation of this Public Notice, if any, shall be brought to the notice of or may be addressed to the Deputy Commissioner of Customs (EDI), JNCH, Nhava Sheva by email to edi@jawaharcustoms.gov.in or Deputy/Assistant Commissioner in charge of Appraising Main (Import), NS-III (email address: appraisingmain.jnch@gov.in)