Form GST EWB-02 Consolidated E-Way Bill Explained


Date: 16 Sep 2022

GST EWB-02 Form

The smooth and transparent transportation of consignments has received special attention since the introduction of the GST under the indirect tax regime. The e-way bill is a step the government adopted to carry out its aim. Before the transportation of goods commences, an e-way bill must be produced. The driver must also have it if anyone asks for it while it is being transported or later.

EWB-02 Consolidated E-way bill

A consolidated e-way bill, also known as Form GST EWB-02, is a single e-Way Bill document that includes information from all the e-way bills of the consignments transported on a single conveyance or vehicle. When more than one consignment of products related to several invoices is to be transported on the conveyance/vehicle, it is a useful document for the person in control of the conveyance/vehicle. Therefore, ensure that all the e-way bills for the available invoices/challans are prepared in advance.

How to generate a Consolidated E-way bill?

An unregistered transporter under GST must enrol on the e-way bill portal. A consolidated e-way bill can be generated online by submitting all the corresponding e-way bill numbers. The other details get updated automatically. If the value of previous consignments were less than Rs 50,000, the consignor would need to generate all the e-way bills for these consignments and a consolidated e-way bill. 

Format of EWB-02 Form

The e-way bill site must be used to generate the EWB-02 online. The form will include the 12-digit e-way bill number, the date, the name of the generator, and the e-way bill's validity. It provides information on the e-way bills for which the shipments are transported by conveyance or vehicle.