New Delhi, February, 1,2018 : E-way bill generation , supposed to introduced from Feb 1 , has been postponed indefinitely due to glitches. The Central Board of Excise & Customs ( CBEC ) has ordered to extend the trail period till further notice.
The official twitter handle of CBEC says:
In view of difficulties faced by the trade in generating e-way bill due to initial technological glitches, it has been decided to extend the trial phase for generation of e-way bill, both for inter and intra state movement of goods. It'll be applicable from a date to be notified.
E-way bill is an electronic way bill for movement of goods which can be generated on the GSTN (common portal).
Movement of goods of more than Rs 50,000 in value cannot be made by a registered person without an e-way bill.
The e-way bill can also be generated or canceled through SMS. When an e-way bill is generated, a unique e-way bill.