Sl. No Entity Facilities to be provided
1 Logistic Service Providers (a) Waiver of bank Guarantee in case of trans-shipment of goods under Goods imported (Condition of Trans-shipment) Regulations, 1995.
(b) Facility of Execution of running bond.
(c) Exemption from permission on case to case basis in case of transit of goods. In case of international transshipped cargo (Foreign to Foreign), for the pre-sorted containers wherein Cargo does not require segregation, ramp to ramp or tail to tail transfer of cargo can be effected without Customs escorts.
2 Custodians or Terminal Operators (a) Waiver of bank Guarantee under Handling of cargo in Customs Area Regulations 2009.
(b)Extension of approval for custodians under regulation 10(2) of the 'Handling of cargo in Customs Area Regulation 2009 'for period of 10 years.
3 Customs Brokers (a) Waiver of Bank Guarantee to be furnished under regulation 8 of the CBLR, 2013.
(b) Extended validity (till validity of AEO status) of licenses granted under regulation 9 of the CBLR 2013. System Manager to incorporate date of validity of AEO from time to time in the System Directory
(c) Waiver from fee for renewal of license under sub regulation (2) of regulation 11 of CBLR,2013.
4 WarehouseOperators (a) Faster approval for new warehouses within 7 days of submission of complete documents
(b) Waiver of antecedent verification envisaged for grant of license for warehouse under circular 26/2016
(c) Waiver of solvency certificate requirement under circular 24/2016
(d) Waiver of security for obtaining extension in warehousing period under circular 21/2016
(e) Waiver of security required for warehousing of sensitive goods under circular 21/2016