How to import from UK to India?

How to import to India from UK?


What are the procedures for registration, import certification, import customs clearance etc to import to India from UK?   How to import from UK to India?


Let us discuss here about the process of importing to India from UK.  You may discuss about how to import to India from UK at the end of this post at discussion forum.

The top industries importing into India are: Mineral fuels and oils, gems and precious metals, Electrical machinery and equipment and parts, Machinery, mechanical appliances, reactors and boilers, Organic chemicals, iron and steel, plastics, Animal or vegetable fats etc.

Although the majority of goods can be shipped to India without an export licence, for certain goods the receiver should hold special import permission or licence from the Government of India. A list of those can be found at the website of Directorate General of Foreign Trade.


Import certification, procedures and formalities to import goods to a country is almost same in all countries worldwide.  Detailed information on how to import to India from foreign countries is explained in detail as separate post in this website.  Click below to read the same.


Step by step procedures to import to India


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Tax wrongfully collected and paid to Central Government or State Government, IGST Act,2017 

Zero rated supply, section 16 of IGST Act,2017   

section 14 of IGST Act,2017, Special provision for payment of tax by a supplier                                            

Section 59 of CGST Act, 2017 Self-assessment    

Consumer Welfare Fund, Section 57 of CGST Act, 2017  

Refund of tax, Sec 54 of CGST Act, 2017

Transfer of input tax credit, Section 53 of CGST Act, 2017              

Tax deduction at source, Sec 51 of CGST Act, 2017           

Interest on delayed payment of tax, Section 50 of CGST Act, 2017            

Power to grant exemption from tax under section 6 of IGST Act,2017

Section 47 of CGST Act, 2017 Levy of late fee

Authorisation of officers of State tax or Union territory tax as proper officer in certain circumstances, IGST Act 2017

Section 42 of CGST Act, 2017 Matching, reversal and reclaim of input tax credit

Migration of existing taxpayers under GST

Meaning of term Principles of levy under GST

Term Principle of supply under GST

Term place of supply under GST



goyal: I am a manufacturer of perforated sheets and I want to export my goods to U.K.. Due to COVID-19 Pandemic is it possible to export goods from India to U.K. and what all steps I need to follow to get my goods delivered safely to the purchaser.

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