Notification on Disposal of Seized Goods

Authority: Central Government exercises power under sub-section (8) of section 67 of the CGST Act, 2017. Purpose: Goods mentioned in the Schedule are to be disposed of promptly upon seizure, considering perishable or hazardous nature, depreciation, storage constraints, or other relevant factors.

Schedule Highlights: Lists various goods including salt, newspapers, pharmaceuticals, and petroleum products among others. Scope: Covers goods seized under section 67, including those provisionally released but not claimed within one month.

Effective Action: Proper officers tasked with disposing of seized goods in compliance with the notification.

Guiding Principle: Disposal decisions based on urgency, safety, and economic considerations. Issued By: Dr. Sree Parvathy S.L., Under Secretary to the Government of India.