Application for license – Punjab
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Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Initial Setup only
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
The occupier of every factory shall submit to the Chief Inspector an application in Form No. 2 in triplicate for the registration of the factory and for the grant of license.
A licence granted may be at the request of licensee, be renewed for one year or five years (as per fees paid).
An occupier shall not use any premises as a factory or carry on any manufacturing process in a
factory, unless a licence has been issued in respect of such premises and is force for the time
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
Grant of licence
(1) A licence for a factory shall be granted by the Chief Inspector or any other officer appointed
under sub section (2-A) of Section 8 of the Act and specially empowered in this behalf by the
State Government in Form No. 4 prescribed for the purpose for a period of one year or five years
as may be requested in the application for registration and grant of licence and on payment of
the fees specified in sub-rule (2).
(2) The fees for grant of licence for one year shall be as specified in the Schedule given below.
In case an application for licence has been made for a period of five years, the licence fees shall
be five times the fees payable for grant of licence for one year, as specified in the said Schedule