Amazon has created one of the most advanced fulfilment centres, and your business can benefit from our expertise. With Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA) you store your products in Amazon's fulfilment centres, and we pick, pack, deliver, support customer service and returns for these products. Best of all, FBA can help you scale your business and reach more customers.
You can visit the My Services page by navigating to Settings > Account Info > My Service and then register for Fulfilment by Amazon (FBA).
Click here to start the FBA onboarding process.
The states where we have fulfilment centres are listed in the drop-down. You can choose one of more states to avail FBA service.
In case we don’t have a fulfilment centre in your state, you can choose an adjacent state having a fulfilment centre by taking tax registration in such state (if selling in taxable categories only).
There is no restriction on number of fulfilment centres you can add to your account. Follow the procedure and add as many fulfilment centres as you want across India.
You can get Amazon fulfilment centre enabled your account in four simple steps:
Yes, you can add more fulfilment centres to your account at any point of time. However, we recommend that you enable maximum in one go to avoid the churn.
Yes, if you are selling in taxable categories then you are required to share the GSTIN and GST certificate form within the state where you want to avail FBA service.
If you are selling in tax-exempt categories, you can avail FBA service. For this, you need to submit a self-declaration in lieu of GSTIN/GST certificate.
If you are opting for Fulfilment By Amazon (FBA) services, you have to register Amazon Fulfilment Centre as your Additional Place of Business (APoB) in your tax registrations. This is required because your goods are stored in the Amazon fulfilment centre and are picked, packed and delivered as per the orders placed by end customers across all cities in India. As an online marketplace seller, you may have your customers based out of any state in India, therefore GSTIN is required to sell goods online. If you are selling/shipping products from multiple states, you will require a separate GSTIN for each such state. Consequently, registering the respective fulfilment centre as an APoB becomes necessary.
Once Additional Place of Business is added in the GST registration certificate, it is
issued in the form GST certificate i.e. REG-06. It is a digitally signed system generated
Certificate made available on the GST portal, evidencing the successful GST registration
under the GST law. You can download the Reg-06 certificate by following the below
If you fail to upload the Reg-06 within 30 days of FC allow-listing, your registered FCs will be unapproved and removal order will be created for the existing inventory in the FC.
Go to Settings > Account Info > Manage > Click here to add Fulfillment Center (FC) to your account.
You are requested to follow the SSR workflow and download the NOC and BSA by clicking on the link provided at the bottom of the page. Upon clicking on the link, a set of documents will be auto downloaded and you will be able to get the Electricity bill of the FC as well.
For more information on APOB registration and FC allow-listing, click here.
Follow the steps given below:
In case you receive any error, follow the process below:
Heavy and Bulky Fulfilment centres stores products that exceeds a certain measurement. For example, Large Appliances.
For more details on oversize products, click here.
Currently H&B node registration are not enabled through self serve flow on Seller Central.
To register in any H&B node:
Depending on the reason for rejection, you need to make the necessary amendments and raise a request again through the FBA registration flow for allow-listing.
Virtual Principal Place of Business (VPPoB) license allows you to run your business by assisting you through third party service providers, to obtain a GST license in a new State. In order to sell on Amazon.in and avail of FBA services, you are required to have a Principal Place of Business (PPoB) in the State and add Amazon fulfilment centre address as Additional Place of Business (APoB) address to your GST certificate.
We have a network of Amazon authorised Tax Consultants/Retainer Chartered Accountants who can help you in getting a Virtual Principal Place of Business in the state where you do not have a state GSTIN license. This PPoB premise in all means will only be a virtual office for you where all your business related books and records will be maintained by the authorised representative electronically. A rental/license agreement for the said PPoB unit will be executed between the authorised representative and you to obtain GST registration in the new State, who will later add Amazon fulfilment centre in that state as an APoB. Amazon fulfilment centres in the same state can be used to directly ship and store your inventory. For more details on VPPoB, click here .You may reach out to FBA seller replication program team by emailing us at email@example.com.
Yes, FSSAI license is required, if you are selling food items/consumable products. FSSAI license should have Amazon fulfilment centre as one of the additional place of business since your goods will be stored in the Amazon fulfilment centre and are picked, packed and delivered as per the orders placed by end customers on sellers across all cities in India.
For more details on FSSAI product specific requirements, refer to the following links:
You have 30 days to upload the tax registration certificate with the Amazon fulfilment centre as APoB (Additional place of business) provided by the Government post APoB acknowledgement receipt submission. Note that not uploading a final APoB certificate is a tax policy violation and results in your FBA account being put on hold.
The status and its description is listed as follows:
There are three ways in which you can send the shipment to the fulfilment centre. Choose either of the following listed below: