Revised user charges levied by NSDL for SEZ online services w.e.f. November 15, 2021


The Department of Commerce (SEZ Division) issued Circular vide No. K-43014(22)/32/2020-SEZ dated December 02, 2021 clarifying the revised user charges levied by National Securities Depository Limited (“NSDL”) for Special Economic Zone (“SEZ”) online services w.e.f. November 15, 2021.

Department of Commerce (DoC) had received various requests from the Developers / Co-developers / units in SEZs for rationalization / revision of user charges levied by NSDL from them for the SEZ-Online services. The issue has been examined and after duly examining the issues flagged by the service provider, It has been decided that the revised user charges for SEZ-Online services will be as under and would be effective from November 15, 2021: –

Nature of Transaction

Transaction Charges (Rs.)

(excluding taxes as applicable)

Bill of Entry / Shipping Bill / DTA Sale / Deemed Export / DTA Procurement with Export Benefit / Zone to Zone Transfer / DTA Procurement / Temporary Removal / Sub-contracting


Softex Forms

15/- per invoice
AMC Fee for Unit

5000/- pa

AMC Fee for Developer/Co-developer

10000/- pa

Registration Fee for Unit (one time)


Registration fee for Developer/Co-developer (one time)


These above revised tariff will be in super-session of this Department’s letter no. J.- 16/3/2007-SEZ dated March 31, 2017 and letter no. K-43014(22)/32/2020-SEZ dated September 17, 2021.

The Circular can be accessed at: