Gujarat’s CM exempts units registered under the Shops and Establishment Act from renewing the license; S&Es can continue the permission by paying just a One-Time Fee
In a recent alert published in the Gujarat Information Bureau dated 2nd January, 2019, the Chief Minister of Gujarat has expressed important decisions to simply Ease of Doing Business.
With a view to Ease of Doing Business, the Chief Minister has exempted units registered under the shops and establishment act in the State from renewing the license.
Instead, now, shops and establishments can continue the permission by paying just a one-time fee.
The one-time fees are for different units is stipulated as follows:
Commercial units having more than 10 employees- Rs. 500
Commercial units having less than 10 employees- Rs. 250
Shops having more than 10 employees- Rs. 500
Shops having less than 10 employees- Rs. 250
Residential hotels- Rs. 2500
Restaurant and other food shops- Rs. 1000
Cinema’s and public entertainments places- Rs. 5000
Those who do not have any employee in the Establishment – Rs. 250
Source: Government of Gujarat