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  • Half-Day workshop on deputation for IRS (C & CE) Officers of 2004-2009 batches on 19.07.2018 Through Video Conferencing.Click here For URL addresse Click here
  • Inputs on Cadre Restructuring 2018.Click here
  • Three Days’ Training Programme on ‘DIGITAL FORENSICS’ for Group-‘A’ Officers of CBIC From 16th August to 18th August, 2018 at Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, Gandhinagar.Click here
  • India assumes Vice-Chair of Asia Pasific region of World Customs Organisation(WCO). All delegates of member administrations are invited to assumption ceremony on 16th July in New Delhi. For more information please visit Click here
  • All India Workshop on “Entrepreneurship, Empathy and Change: How to generate value in team and every ecosystem"Click here
  • Asset Accounting issues and poor upkeep of centrally supplied IT equipment Click here
  • DO letter dated 11/07/2018-Regarding raising of monetary limits for filing appeals by the Department before CESTAT/ High Courts and Supreme Court in Legacy Central Excise and Service Tax Click here
  • Raising of monetary limits for filing appeals by the Department before CESTAT/ High Courts and Supreme Court in Legacy Central Excise and Service Tax Click here
  • Instructions regarding Ban on use of single-use plastic items in Government Offices
  • Call for nomination for two (2) days Train the Trainers (ToT) Workshop on Green Customs on 23- 24 July, 2018Click here
  • Two Days Training Workshop on 3-Is (Intelligence, Information & Investigation) for Group A officers of CBIC, on 26th & 27th July, 2018, at NACIN, FaridabadClick here
  • Draft proposals for amending GST Laws is published on https://www.mygov.in/group-issue/stakeholder-consultation-proposed-changes-gst-laws/ for comments of the stakeholders till 15.07.2018.
  • The MPR for Refund granted to UIN entities (GST-GST-1) has been hosted on DDM website. GST Commissionerates are required to upload the Refund granted to UIN entities data from Jun, 2018 onwards
  • Chairman CBIC's newsletter dated 07.07.2018Click here
  • Instructions regarding payment of salary to officers in Directorates on loan basis Click here
  • Marks Declared: Marks of Deptt. Exam. for Inspectors of C.EX. held in 13.03.2018 to 16.03.2018 declared. Nodal Officers may download marks-sheet from their dashboard under www.nacenkanpur.gov.in alongwith forwarding letter.
  • One Day Training Programme on “Prevention of Money Laundering and Commercial Frauds” for Group ‘A’ officers of CBIC, on 20th July, 2018 .Click here
  • Methodology adopted for ranking of Zones/ Directorates/ Commissionerates under Swachhata Action Plan 2017-18 Click here
  • Extension of suspension of provisions relating to TDS and TCS till 30.09.2018Click here
  • Details of Prospective Trainings By NACIN and its ZTIs & RTIs in July, 2018 Click here
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Are There any Prohibited Goods


Q.  What types of goods cannot be sent as gift or commercial samples through courier?

A. All types of goods which are banned for import under the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 are banned for import into India even as gifts or as commercial samples. The example of such goods are wild animals, wild birds or parts of wild animals and birds, narcotic drugs like opium,  marijuana, ivory, arms  like revolvers or pistols or other hand guns and ammunitions

Q.  How to send magazines/books containing map of India?

A. It is not possible for ordinary sender to know whether the magazines or books containing the map correctly shows the boundary of India or not. It is, therefore, safe to stamp or write across the map(s) that this map may not show the correct boundary of India.

Q.  Can a person send jewellery to any manufacturer in India as sample?

A. Gold jewellery or studded jewellery including samples thereof is not allowed to be imported by or sent to ordinary persons in India through courier route. However, the units in export processing zones or Export Oriented Units are allowed to import gems and jewellery, including samples thereof, through an authorised courier. However, the jewellery and its samples can be exported by all units through the courier.