Spice Board Registration

Introduction

No person shall begin or carry on the export business of any spice unless it has obtained registration under the Spice board for making such export.

The Spices Board is the regulatory and export promotion body for Indian spices under the Indian government. The Spices Board was formed in 1987 with the merger of the former Cardamom Board (1968) and the Spices Export Promotion Council (1960), under the Spices Board Act 1986. And have the responsibility of producing/developing cardamom and promoting exports of 52 spices shown in the timetable of the Act.

Main Function of Board

➲ Regulation of domestic marketing of Small & Large Cardamom and its research and development

➲ Looking for the improvement of all spices and preparing methodologies for that

➲ Organic production promotion, processing, and certification of spices

➲ North East region development for spice production

➲ Quality evaluation services

➲ Export promotion of all spices through support for:-

  • Up-gradation In Technology.
  • Quality up-gradation
  • Promotion of Brands
  • Research & product development

An application for the grant of a certificate shall be sent to the Board in such form as may be approved and shall be followed by a receipt showing the payment of the approved charge. The Board shall On receipt of such application:

  1. May accept the application and grant license for that or may send again for making rectification in the application as per the requirement
  2. Do the onsite verification of exporter’s unit
  3. May reject the application if the application is not the prescribed format

Steps for Spice Board registration

Step 1 Make registration under Spice board website and get the application number

Step 2 Fill the application form online (Part I and Part II)

Step 3 Make the application fees payment through NEFT only

Step 4 After completion of form Part I and Part II generate a hard copy of the application affix sign and seal of signatory and company respectively at appropriate place and forward it to concern designated officers of the board in the concerned region along with relevant documents

Step 5 Check the status of the application after 7-10days of submission

Documents required for registration

  • Form Form-1 (Application in prescribed format)
  • IE (import-export) code certificate (Self-attested copy)
  • Detailed bank report against the current account from your banker in the prescribed format
  • Partnership deed/ Memorandum and Articles of Association self-attested (as per the form of business).
  • GST registration certificate (self-attested).
  • Certificate issued by the directorate of industries in case of manufacturer-exporter of spices (self-attested).
  • PAN card copy of establishment (self-attested)
  • CEO or the designated officer’s Passport size photograph with the white background of your firm.

Spices Defined in Schedule 2 of Spice Board Act 1986

The following are classified as Spices under the Spice Board Act, 1986:

 

1. Cardamom 14. Dill 27. Pepper long 40. Marjoram
2. Pepper 15. Cinnamon 28. Star Anise 41. Nutmeg
3. Chilly 16. Cassia 29. Sweet flag 42. Mace
4. Ginger 17. Garlic 30. Greater Galanga 43. Basil
5. Turmeric 18. Curry leaf 31. Horse-raddish 44. Poppy Seed
6. Coriander 19. Kokam 32. Caper 45. All-Spice
7. Cumin 20. Mint 33. Clove 46. Rosemary
8. Fennel 21. Mustard 34. Asafoetida 47. Sage
9. Fenugreek 22. Parsley 35. Cambodge 48. Savory
10. Celery 23. Pomegranate seed 36. Hyssop 49. Thyme
11. Aniseed 24. Saffron 37. Juniper berry 50. Oregano
12. Bishopsweed 25. Vanilla 38. Bay leaf 51. Tarragon
13. Caraway 26. Tejpat 39. Lovage 52. Tamarind

 

FAQs

 

Q. Who needs to take Spice Board Registration?

A. No person shall begin or carry on the export business of any spice unless it has obtained registration under Spice board for making such export. The Spices Board is the regulatory and export promotion body for Indian spices under the Indian government. The Spices Board was formed in 1987 with the merger of the former Cardamom Board (1968) and the Spices Export Promotion Council (1960), under the Spices Board Act 1986. And have the responsibility of producing/developing cardamom and promoting exports of 52 spices shown in the timetable of the Act.

 

Q. Documents required for registration?

 

a. Application in the prescribed form (Form-1)

b. Self-attested copy of IE (import-export) code certificate

c. Registration fee in the form of crossed Demand Draft favouring “spice board”.

d. Confidential bank certificate in the prescribed format in deal cover from the banker in support of your financial status

e. Self-certified copy of Partnership deed/ Memorandum and Articles of Association as the case may be.

f. Self-certified copied of GST registration certificate.

g. Self-attested certificate issued by the directorate of industries in case of manufacturer-exporter of spices.

h. Self-certified copy of PAN card

i. Passport size photo with the white background of the CEO or the designated officer of your firm.

 

Q. Registration Fees Structure?

 

FEE TYPE

MANUFACTURER

MERCHANT

New REGISTRATION FEE

15000

10000

GST rate 18%

2700

1800

TOTAL Fee

17700

11800

RENEWAL FEE

11th April 2018 onwards New Registration fees will be applicable

 

Q. Certificate of registration can be cancelled?

A. Registration can be suspended/cancelled under the Spices Board Act & Rules and the power delegated to Spices Board.

 

Q. What is the validity of the CRES?

A. Certificate of Registration as Exporter is issued for a block period of three years. The present block period commenced from 1st September 2011 and would expire on 31st August 2014. Any Certificate issued during the current block period would be valid only upto 31.8.2014

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