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Dubai customs is the Govt. body in UAE administering and regulating the overseas trade businesses. Before applying for customs registration, the company must confirm that the items it will be trading do not fall within the list of forbidden items. Due to the tight standards and potential for severe fines in the UAE, trafficking in banned goods is not permitted.

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What is a Customs Import Code Dubai,UAE ?

A Customs Import Code is a Code which is Allowed by Dubai Customs to a Business Entity to Import and Export Shipment from Rest of the World or From Freezone to Dubai Mainland. Any Company who has Valid Import Code can Import or Export Within Dubai. Usually, Customs Import Code is approved by the Client Relation Section in Dubai Customs.

It’s critical to seek advice at this point to ensure that the essence of your company necessitates registration with Dubai Customs.If you want to register with Dubai Customs, you can do so online, and once your payment has been received and your request has been reviewed, you will obtain your approval .

When does Custom Import Code Expire ?

Dubai customs issue import code on the basis of trade license validity and expiry. So , if your trade license is expired, then your import code will expire as the same.  Even though the customs import code is expired , customs will allow to use the import for a grace period of 60 Days after the expiry. 

Why Alma Cargo for New Import Code & Renewal of Import Code?

Alma Cargo has  started their service in United Arab Emirates since 1993. Since we have 25+ years of service experience in United Arab Emirates , we know the local rules and regulations to Apply for Import code . We know an import code is required for a company to import and export goods and services to and from United Arab Emirates. 

To apply for new import code and renewal is a complicated process , alma cargo take care of the whole process with utmost care and superintendence.

Is Customs Import Code or Export Code Same ?

Yes , Customs Import Code or an  Export Code are the same. Dubai Customs Issue Dubai Customs code which can be used for both import and export purpose . A company in united arab emirates can import and export with the same code. 

An Dubai Customs Import code or export code has the same purpose , so the expiry date will remain the same. 

Do We Required to have an General Trading to Apply for an Customs Import Code Dubai ?

In Generally, Dubai Customs issue customs import code for the company who has the general trading activity , which can be used  for import or export purpose . This company can import or export shipment , which can be ultimately sold in the uae market .

On the other hand, a company without a trading activity can be issued a dubai customs importer code on a clause , that imported shipment should be used for self consumption .

How to Check Import/Export code Online In Dubai, UAE ?

To know the validity or staus of the import or export code online , the business entity must  ogin to authorzied customs site . The business entity must know their valid creditials to login to their user profile . Once the login is successfull , the user has to subscibe to the services upon paying the applicable charges . Once this charges are paid by the entity , they can be able to view their import /export code details on the site .


Documents Required to Apply for New Import Code & Renewal :-

Documents Required to Apply For New Customs Import Code

  1. Valid Trade License
  2. Valid Visa Copy of Authorized Person 
  3. Valid Passport Copy of Authorized Person
  4. Valid Emirated ID of Authorized Person
  5. NOC Letter from the Company

Charges For New Import Code Dubai, UAE

New Customs Client Code: AED 120*(Official Charges only)

Documents Required For Renewal of Expired Import Code

  1. Valid Trade License

Charges For Import Code Renewal

Customs Client Code Renewal : AED 25 *(Official Charges only)

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