A nationwide E-way Bill System will be rolled out on trial basis from tomorrow i.e. 16th January, 2018. Avail the opportunity to get used to the system before it becomes compulsory.
Will come into effect from 01.02.2018 for inter-State movement of goods.
The e-way Bill is required where movement of goods valued at Rs. 50,000/- or above is involved.
➢ Single e-way Bill for hassle-free movement of goods throughout the Country.
➢ No need for separate transit pass in each State for movement of goods.
➢ Shift from departmental-policing Model to self-declaration Model for movement of goods.
➢ Taxpayers/transporters need not visit any tax officers/check posts for generation of e-way Bill/ movement of goods across States.
➢ No waiting time at check posts and faster movement of goods thereby optimum use of vehicles/ resources, since there are no check posts in GST regime.
➢ User-friendly e-way Bill system.
➢ Easy and quick generation of e-way Bill.
➢ Checks and balances for smooth tax administration and process simplification for easier Verification of e-way Bill by Tax Officers.
FEATURES OF THE E-WAY BILL PORTAL
➢ User can create masters of his Customers, Suppliers & Products for easy generation of e-way Bill.
➢ User can monitor e-way Bills generated on his account/behalf.
➢ Multiple modes for e-way Bill generation for ease of use.
➢ User can create sub-users and Roles on portal for generation of e-way Bill.
➢ Alerts will be sent to users via mail and SMS on registered mail id/ mobile number.
➢ Vehicle number can be entered either by the supplier/recipient of goods who generates EWB or the transporter.
➢ QR code will be printed on each e-way Bill for ease of seeing details.
➢ Consolidated e-way Bill can be generated for vehicle carrying multiple consignments.
MODES OF GENERATION OF E-WAY BILL
➢ Web-Online using browser on laptop or desktop or phone etc.
➢ Android based Mobile App on mobile phones.
➢ Via SMS through registered Mobile Number.
➢ Via API (Application Program Interface) i.e. integration of IT system of user with e-way Bill system for generation of e-way Bill.
➢ Tool-based bulk generation of e-way Bills.
➢ Third party based system of Suvidha Providers.