GST e-way bill

e-way bill for transport of goods under the goods and services tax regime.

GST e-way bill is an electronic bill which will be required for the movement of goods in case the value of the goods are above fifty thousand rupees (Rs.50,000)

GSTN Portal

The bill can be generated from the GSTN portal and
every registered taxpayer must require this e-way bill along with the goods transferred

unique EBN

To generate an e-way bill, the supplier and transporter will have to upload details on the GSTN portal, after which a unique EBN will be made available to the supplier, the recipient and the transporter on the common portal.

E-way bill can be generated by registered supplier or recipient or the transporter.
E-way will have details of the goods being transported

According to the report, the e-way bill can be generated as well as cancelled via SMS.
Goods are transferred from vehicle to vehicle
An e-way bill is required even if goods are transferred from one vehicle to the other.

consolidated e-way bill.

And, for multiple consignments, transporters need to generate a consolidated e-way bill.

E-way bill not needed

Under the following cases,e-way bill not necessarty

  • Goods transported by nonmotorised

goods transported by a nonmotorised conveyance

  • Goods for clearance by customs

where the goods are being transported from the port, airport, air cargo complex and land customs station to an inland container depot or a container freight station for clearance by customs .

Notification to be issue for e-way bill

The date from which the e-way bill, which  would come into effect is yet to be notified.


Goods exempted from GST e-way bill