Posts In: Goa

Government of Goa proposes changes to the Factories Act, 1948; issues the Factories (Goa Amendment) Bill, 2019

August 10, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

The Goa Legislature Secretariat has issued the Factories (Goa Amendment) Bill, 2019 (“Bill”) to further amend the Factories Act, 1948 (“Principal Act”). Previously, the Bill...

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Goa Government adopts Business Reform Action Plan, 2019 recommendations; mandates surprise inspections or inspections based on complaints with specific permissions from Head of Department

June 27, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

In an Order dated 1st January, 2019, the Inspectorate of Factories and Boilers of Goa has adopted recommendations of the Business Reform Action Plan, 2019 and...

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In Goa, it is now mandatory to file Returns (i.e. Form 34, 35 and 37) under the Factories Act, 1948 through online mode only

June 19, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

In line with the recommendations under the Business Reforms Action Plan for the States under the Ease of Doing Business, issued by the Department of...

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Government of Goa allows online filing of certain returns under the Factories Act, 1948, effective 28th May, 2019

June 4, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

In pursuance to the Ease of Doing Business initiative by the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, the Government of Goa now allows filing of the...

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Goa Government has now released a new format for filing online consolidated / Integrated Annual Return/s under various labour laws

April 9, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

The Department of Labour, Goa (“Department”) has in a corrigendum dated 4th April, 2019 amended Order No: 24/43/2018-LAB/98. Background: With a view to ease of doing business and in...

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Government of Goa provides last opportunity to the dealers registered under CST Act, 1956 to obtain declaration forms in respect of earlier tax periods

March 25, 2019 Fiscal, Goa, Industries 0

Department of Commercial Taxes- Government of Goa has issued Trade Circular No. 3/2018-19 to provide last and final opportunity to all dealers registered under the...

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Goa Government announces plan to file online consolidated / Integrated Annual Return/s under various labour laws and maintain records / registers

March 11, 2019 Goa, Industries, LAB 0

With a view to ease of doing business (“EODB”) and following the recommendations made by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (“Department”), the Government...

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Goa Transport Department issues SOP for validating driving licences, registration certificate and other transport related documents, goes tech savvy; effective 17.12.2018

December 28, 2018 Goa, Industries, OPS 0

The Department of Transport, Government of Goa (“Department”) has issued the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for validating Driving Licence, Registration Certificate and other transport related...

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Goa Government introduces E-Forms Portal allowing registered users to conveniently find, manage and submit different forms

October 10, 2018 Goa, Industries, OPS 0

In the spirit of the Digital India movement along with the norms for Ease of Doing Business, the Government of Goa has introduced a ‘Govt....

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Investors in Goa can now avail a Joint Site Inspection to accelerate the process of obtaining Occupancy Certificate and Construction Permit | Ease of Doing Business

October 5, 2018 Goa, Industries, OPS 0

In a recent notification dated 5th September, 2018, Goa Government has undertaken an initiative of conducting Joint Site Inspection for Ease of Doing Business with a view...

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