Permission for factory construction
Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation
Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance
Initial Setup only
Filing and Maintenance Requirements
Approval shall be obtained for a new building proposed to be constructed or an existing building to be taken in to use as a factory for which, plans of the said building shall be submitted to the concerned area inspector of the department l with the specified documents.
if in, or in respect of, any factory there is any contravention of the provisions of this Act or of any rules made thereunder or of any order in writing given thereunder, the occupier or manager of the factory shall each be guilty of an offence and punishable with imprisonment for a term which may extend to two years or with fine which may extend to one lakh rupees or with both, and if the contravention is continued after conviction, with as further fine which may extend to one thousand rupees for each day on which the contravention is so continued.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
The Act is applicable to the premises wherein: -
(i) 10 or more workers are employed with use of power
(ii) 20 or more workers are employed without the use of power
(iii) Less than 10 workers, if activity is notified by the State Government.
Engaged in manufacturing activities.