The passengers can also send their baggage through cargo which is treated as unaccompanied baggage. However, no free allowance is admissible in case of unaccompanied baggage which is chargeable to Customs duty @ 35% Ad valorem + 3% Education Cess and only used personal effects can be imported free of duty.
Conditions For Availing Benefits under Transfer Of Residence Rules at Indian Customs:
Minimum stay of two years abroad, immediately preceding the date of his arrival on transfer of residence
Total stay in India on short visits during the 2 preceding years should not exceed 6 months, and
Passenger has not availed this concession in the preceding three years.Request a Quote