E-way bill validity to begin from the date transporter fills up details: FinMin

NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry today said the validity of an e-way bill will be counted from the day transporter fills in the details in the GST form for the first time.

The electronic way bill system will be rolled out from tomorrow as per which businesses and transporters have to produce before a GST inspector e-way bill for moving goods worth over Rs 50,000 from one state to another.

In a clarification, the Finance Ministry said that the validity period of e-way bill will start only after the details in Part-B of Form GST EWB-01 are updated by the transporter for the first time. (AGENCIES)