Maharashtra Customs Dept. issued Public Notice for mandatory uploading of documents on e-Sanchit


The Commissioner of Customs Maharashtra issued Public Notice No. 07/2021 dated January 19, 2021 for mandatory uploading of documents on e-Sanchit.

Attention of Importers/Exporters, Custom Brokers, Trade and other stakeholders is invited to CBIC Advisory No 02/2021 dated 14.01.2021, Board’s Circular 55/2020-Customs dated 17.12.2020 on above cited subject.

Mandatory uploading of the documents in e-Sanchit: In terms of the Board Circular No. 55/2020-Customs dated 17.12.2020, uploading of certain documents in e-Sanchit and declaring their IRN Numbers in the Bill of Entry will become mandatory for certain import items (CTHs) w.e.f. 15.01.2021. In terms of the above Board Circular and further details provided by the Board, details of the CTHs and corresponding mandatory Doc codes are enclosed in ANNEXURE I (Attached to this Public Notice). System would also subsequently put a check to disallow filing of BEs without these Doc codes for applicable CTHs.

Mandatory uploading of documents for items requiring clearance from Drug Controller: As per the requirement of the office of the Drug Controller, for all items requiring regulatory clearance from CDRUG, it would be mandatory to upload the Label of Consignment on e-Sanchit and declare the IRN details in the Supp Docs Table of the Bill of Entry. The relevant document code is given below. Further, an undertakingas indicated below will also have to be declared mandatorily in the Statement Table of the Bill of Entry for all such CDRUG items. The undertaking is codified and only the statement type and statement code as given below need to be declared in the BE.





Label of Consignment

Label of Consignment to be uploaded in imports by the IEC Holder or Customs Broker under Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 1940.



Actual Undertaking



I/We the importer of this consignment undertake that the drug/cosmetic packages seal for this item is intact, the packaging is not damaged/ broken /destroyed and the content of drug/cosmetic has not deteriorated.

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