Registration-Cum-Membership Certificate (RCMC)


Registration-Cum-Membership Certificate (RCMC) is a certificate that validates an exporter dealing with products registered with an agency that is authorized by the Indian Government. The certificate is issued for five years by the Export Promotional Councils or Commodity Boards in India. An exporter desiring to obtain an RCMC has to declare his mainstream business in the application. This application would be submitted to the Export Promotion Council / Commodity Board relating to that line of business.


An individual applying for the following purposes can apply for this certificate.

Certificate of Registration as an Exporter of Spices (CRES) that is issued by the Spices Board will be considered as RCMC and no other RCMC will be applied with any other Export Promotional Council (EPC).

Guidelines for Registration

RCMC Registration under Export Promotional Council

The Commodities Board and the Export Promotional Councils (EPC) in India are the concerned authorities for issuing RCMC. These institutions have been authorized by the Central Government to issue RCMC to the exporters. Every EPC and the commodities board in India categorizes itself depending on the type of products, In case, if the product line of the exporter does not come under the category, then he shall apply for RCMC from FIEO.

How can we help?

Simply email us the required documents to obtain RCMC at the earliest. Once you submit the documents, our compliance team will get in touch with you to expedite the application process.