License to operate a factory – Andhra Pradesh

  • Act/Rule/Legislation

  • Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation

  • Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance

    Initial Setup only

  • Filing and Maintenance Requirements

    To start an industry in the state of Andhra Pradesh, a subset of 24 different clearances may be required. Of these, 13 approvals / clearances are necessary in the Pre-establishment stage and 11 approvals / clearances are necessary in the Pre-operation stage.

  • Penalty

    Not available

  • Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments

    The newly introduced single desk system has been introduced to make Andhra Pradesh a business friendly environment. It has the following steps:

    1. The applicant shall register through the Single Desk provision on the
    2. Industries Department Portal
    3. On registration, applicant will be given a unique ID and password for future reference
    4. The application form along with prescribed attachments shall be submitted / uploaded online, wherever feasible. Other attachments (wherever necessary) shall be sent to the concerned designated competent authority through courier, and can be tracked online through a built-in system as per guidance available in the Single Desk portal
    5. On receipt of application form, the system will automatically forward it to the concerned competent authorities.