License for warehouse – Mumbai
Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation
Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Initial Setup only
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
To carry on the business of warehousing only in accordance with a license granted under the Act.
Imprisonment upto 6 months or fine upto one thousand rupees or both.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
(1) Every application for a licence under section 3 shall be
made in the prescribed form to the prescribed authority.
(2) The prescribed authority may on receiving such
application and on payment of such fees as may be prescribed, grant a
(3) Before granting a licence the prescribed authority shall
(a) that the warehouse is suitable for proper storage of
the class or classes of goods in respect of which the
licence has been applied for ;
(b) that the applicant is financially sound ;
(c) that the applicant has paid the fee prescribed for the
licence and has also paid or given the prescribed
security, if any.
(4) The Government may, by notification in the Official
Gazette, add to or alter the conditions under this section.