Master Circular No.13/2015-16
July 01, 2015
All Category I Authorised Dealer Banks
Madam / Sir,
Master Circular on Import of Goods and Services
Import of Goods and Services into India is being allowed in terms of Section 5 of the Foreign Exchange Management Act 1999 (42 of 1999), read with Notification No. G.S.R. 381(E) dated May 3, 2000 viz. Foreign Exchange Management (Current Account Transaction) Rules, 2000 as amended from time to time.
2. This Master Circular consolidates the existing instructions on the subject of “Import of Goods and Services” at one place. The list of underlying circulars consolidated in this Master Circular is furnished in Appendix.
3. This Master Circular is being updated from time to time as and when the fresh instructions are issued. The date up to which the Master Circular has been updated is suitably indicated.
4. This Master Circular may be referred to for general guidance. The Authorised Persons and the Authorised Dealer Category I banks may refer to respective circulars/ notifications for detailed information, if so needed.
(A. K. Pandey)
Chief General Manager
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