FACTORY LICENSE

What is Factory License?

Factory License acts as a document of approval given by authorities to carry out manufacturing activities. The Department of Factories and Boilers issues Factory License. It is the duty of the Factories and Boilers Department to keep a check on the health, safety, and welfare of workers.

Factories Act 1948, says that a factory must obtain its building plan approval from the labor and employment department before covering themselves for a factory registration. Under this act, registration and renewal of the Factory license are also done to ensure the safety of workers.

Why this License is Required?

To protect the workers and to ensure that the owner is providing a healthy environment, the government has introduced the Factory Act, 1948. As per the Factory Act 1948, every factory owner must register their premises with the local authorities before commencing their business. 

Who can get a Factory License?

Shamkris Group

Agriculture Forestry & Fishing

Shamkris Group

Aerospace

Shamkris Group

Basic Metal & Fabricated Metal

Shamkris Group

Chemical Products and Fibers

Shamkris Group

Coke & Refined Petroleum Products

Automotive Industry

Shipbuilding

Pharmaceuticals

Nuclear Fuel

Mining & Quarrying

Machinery

Construction

Document Required for Factory License

Necessary Documents for Approval of Plans of the Factory

Role of Shamkris and Process of Factory License

Shamkris adopts a results-oriented approach to compliance with mandatory licence requirements in the organization. A simple and guidance methodology help organisation to achieve licence in a timely manner and cost-effective. Shamkris support 100% in advisory, Guidance, Compliance with respect to license requirements to obtain approval.

The License process described below:

Advisory for the document required

Preparation of documents as per application & list of documents.

Application File

Inspection by the department if required

Liason department

License issued

Yearly Compliance if Applicable

Renewal when due

Who can issue the Factory License?

FAQ

As per the Factory Act 1948, every factory owner must register their premises with the local authorities before commencing their business. Factory License acts as a document of approval given by authorities to carry out manufacturing activities. The Department of Factories and Boilers issues Factory License.


An applicant has to apply with duly filled in Form No-2, a set of prescribed documents and fees prescribed in the proper head of Account in the shape of Treasury Chalan in the office of Director of Factories & Boilers, of his state.

license for a factory is granted by the Chief Inspector in Form No. 3 on payment of specific fees[as stated in Table A and Table B of the Rules]. The license may be granted or renewed for a period (not exceeding three years at a time) and will be specified at the time of the grant or renewal.