Objective: The Central Board of Excise & Customs (CBEC) has launched e- SANCHIT on a pilot basis in 2017 for paperless processing, uploading of supporting documents, to facilitate the trading across Borders.
- It allows importers & exporters to lodge their clearance documents online without approaching other regulatory agencies for requisite permissions if any.
The Integrated Declaration compiles the information requirements of Seven governmental agencies, namely,
- Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI)
- Plant Quarantine,
- Animal Quarantine,
- Drug Controller,
- WildLife Control Bureau (WCCB) and
- Textile Committee and Replaces nine different or separate forms required by said different agencies.