NOC for Drug Import not Required if Past NOC for Drug Import same Drug Produced to Customs
The following Public Notice was issued by the Commissioner of Customs (Import), Jawaharlal Nehru Custom House, Nhava Sheva on 21 April 2011
[Ref: Public Notice No. 65 dated 21 April 2011]
Attention is invited of all
Trade/Importers/CHAs and their employees that under the Drug & Cosmetics
Act, 1940, No-objection Certificate (
2. The matter was taken up with the local office of Asstt. Drug Controller to provide a list of the items where
alone there would be a requirement of obtaining
(i) In Bills of Entry under assessment by Group,
if the importer/CHA presents a copy of past Bill of Entry containing the remark
of non-requirement of
(ii) In RMS facilitated Bills of Entry, notwithstanding the CCR instruction, the Docks officer shall not insist for ADC/NOC if the Importer/CHA presents a copy of past Bill of Entry containing the remark of non-requirement of NOC from ADC for the item under clearance (whether for the same importer or otherwise).
3. Difficulties faced in the implementation of the Public Notice may be reported to undersigned.
F.NO. S/22-GEN- 153 /2010 AM (IMP) JNCH