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Declaration Form To Be Filled Up For Depositing Specified Bank Notes
(SBNs) On Arrival In India.

Declaration form to be filled up for depositing Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) on arrival in India.

The Government of India has released a declaration form to be filled up by the resident Indians and non-resident Indians (NRIs) for depositing Specified Bank Notes (SBNs) on arrival. As informed earlier, for residents Indian citizens the period for depositing the SBNs is extended till 31st March, 2017 and for non-resident Indians, it is extended till 30th June, 2017. The above facility is not available to the Indians coming from Nepal & Bhutan.

This facility would be subject to the "Foreign Exchange Management (Export and Import of Currency) Regulations, 2015 under which bringing back such currency into the country is restricted to Rs.25,000/- per person.

For depositing these SBNs in the specified offices of RBI in India, a declaration form will need to be filled up by resident Indians and Non-resident Indians coming to India. At the Airport / Land Customs Stations etc. on entry, Customs stamp on the said forms shall be affixed and the same shall be submitted along with other documents to RBI offices. A copy of the declaration form is attached.

Form for depositing SBNs in RBI for International Passengers is below:

Sl. No.






Name of the Passenger





Passport No.




Status whether Resident Indian or Non Resident Indian




Address in India





Flight No. / Mode by which arrived




Date of Arrival





Country of Departure





Place of disembarkation




Quantity of SBNs


Number of `500 _______



Number of `1000 _______




Total Amount


` _____________




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