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Features of e- way bill under Karnataka GST Act

  • ‘e-way bill’ should be used for movement of 41 notified commodities. Important commodities are – Arecanut, automobile parts, bitumen, Cardamom, Cashew, Cement, Cement – Concrete Blocks , Chemicals of all kinds , dry fruits, edible oils, electrical goods, electronic goods, furniture , granite/marble blocks, hardware, iron& steel , tobacco products , machinery , paints , paper , pepper, ready mix concrete , readymade garments , clothing accessories , rubber , sanitary fittings , tea , timber , etc.  The list given above is only indicative. For the complete list, department website can be visited.
  • It can be generated from the website http://vat.kar.nic.in with the same ‘username’ and ‘password’ as already provided under the VAT regime.
  • The taxpayers who are registered under the Goods and Service tax directly from GSTN shall obtain ‘username’ and ‘password’ from the concerned local Goods and Service Tax Officer or Sub Goods and Service Tax Officer.
  • If GSTIN is not available, the TIN issued under VAT may be used for generation of ‘e-way bill’.
  • ‘e-way bill’ is mandatory for transportation of goods valued exceeding Rs.50, 000/- for all outward and inward supplies including inward supplies into the State from outside.
  • ‘e-way bill’ can also be used for the transportation of commodities other than those notified and as well as for consignments with value less than Rs.50, 000/-.
  • The validity of ‘e-way bill’ depends on the limits of distance to be covered by the goods vehicle. For details, please see notification on the department website.
  • For transportation of goods within the limits of a revenue district, other than as a result of supply or job work, but for the purposes like weighment, transfer to or from depot or godown,etc., ‘e-way bill’ is not mandatory. In such cases, a self- printed delivery challan shall be used as prescribed delivery challan shall be used as prescribed under Rule 55 of the Karnataka Goods and Services Tax Rules.
  • With the introduction of Goods and Services Tax, the entire nation has become one common market. Therefore, for movement of goods from one State to another State, passing through the State of Karnataka, Transit Pass shall not be required.
  • For generating bulk ‘e-way bills’, a converter for EXCEL to XML utility is being provided. A facility to generate bulk ‘e-way bills’ through web services is also being provide

For details visit About e-way bill or m-way bill for movement of goods in Karnataka

 

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