Filing of Enterpreneur Memorandum
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Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Initial Setup only
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
Section 8 of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Development (MSMED) Act, 2006 provides for filing of memorandum by a Micro, Small or Medium Enterprise. Sub-section (2) of section 8 stipulates that the form of the Memorandum, the procedure of its filing and other matters incidental thereto shall be such as notified by the Central Government.
The memorandum may be filed by all three categories of enterprises with the District Industries Centre in the jurisdiction of which the enterprise is (or, is proposed to be) located,
The procedure for filing it has been outlined in Schedule. II of the Notification for the format of EM,
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
Enterprises have been classified broadly into two categories:
(i) Manufacturing; and
(ii) Those engaged in providing/rendering of services.
Both categories of enterprises have been further classified into micro, small and medium enterprises based
on their investment in plant and machinery (for manufacturing enterprises) or on equipments (in case of
enterprises providing or rendering services).