Registration and licensing of factory

  • Act/Rule/Legislation

  • Online Link to Act/Rule/Legislation

  • Initial Setup or Ongoing Maintenance

    Initial Setup only

  • Filing and Maintenance Requirements

    Application for registration and grant of licence is required to be made before 15 days of starting an manufacturing activity in the factory to the concerned area inspector with the specified documents.

  • Penalty

    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

    An application for permission referred to in 4*[clause (aa)] of sub-section (1) accompanied by the plans and specifications
    required by the rules made under clause (b) of that sub-section, sent to the State Government or Chief Inspector by registered post, no order is communicated to the applicant within three months from the date on which it is so sent, the permission applied for in the said application shall be deemed to have been granted.