Posts In: Karnataka

Govt. of Karnataka issues draft amendments to the Karnataka Boilers Rules, 1982 ; proposed changes to procedure of transfer of boilers, revised fees for examination and annual inspection of pipes and steam lines

September 23, 2019 Industries, Karnataka, OPS 0

The Government of Karnataka (“Government”) through a Notification No. LD 89 KaBaNi 2018, dated 18th June 2019 has proposed Draft Amendments to the Karnataka Boilers Rules, 1982 (“Rules”)...

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Karnataka Government notifies Rules making Crèche facilities mandatory for establishments having 50 or more employees – Key Obligations on the part of Employer/s

August 23, 2019 Industries, Karnataka, LAB 0

After almost a year of rolling out the Draft Karnataka Maternity (Amendment) Rules, 2018 (“Draft Amendment”), the Karnataka Government has recently onAugust 8, 2019 notified the Karnataka Maternity...

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Karnataka Government too does away with the requirement to renew registration under the Karnataka Shops and Commercial Establishments Act, 1961

June 19, 2019 Industries, Karnataka, LAB 0

After Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Haryana and West Bengal doing away with the requirement to renew registration under the Shops and Establishments Act,...

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Karnataka PCB revises validity period of Consent to Operate for Red, Orange and Green category Industries, effective 6th June, 2019

June 11, 2019 EHS, Industries, Karnataka 0

The Karnataka Pollution Control Board (“KPCB”) has by a notification dated 6th June, 2019, revised the validity period for Consent to Operate (“CTO”) for Red, Orange and...

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Karnataka Government issues notification proposing to extend exemptions given to IT / ITES Companies from Standing Orders for a further period of 5 years i.e. till 2024

June 4, 2019 IT and ITeS, Karnataka, OPS 0

In a recent Notification ( To be published in the Karnataka Gazette), and in continuation of its previous Notification No. LD 53 LED 2013 dated 25-01-2014,the Government...

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Karnataka Labour Department releases State Annual Average Consumer Price Index Numbers for industrial workers for the year 2018 and the enhanced CPI Policy for 2019

March 20, 2019 Industries, Karnataka, LAB 0

The Department of Labour, Government of Karnataka, has recently released State Annual Average Consumer Price Index (“CPI”) Numbers for industrial workers for the calendar year 2018 and...

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Karnataka Government is yet to issue directions to renew / extend exemptions given to IT/ITeS Companies on Standing Order/s ; initial exemptions stands expired on 25.01.2019

February 6, 2019 IT and ITeS, Karnataka, OPS 0

In an Order dated 25.01.2014, the Government of Karnataka had exempted IT / ITeS establishments from the applicability of the Industrial Employment (Standing Orders) Act,...

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Karnataka State Pollution Control Board implements online processes for obtaining Consent to Establish and Operate under Water and Air (Prevention and Control of Pollution) Acts

December 13, 2018 EHS, Industries, Karnataka 0

As part of e-governance initiative and in compliance with the Ease of Doing Business (“EODB”) of Business Action Reforms Plan, 2018, the Karnataka State Pollution...

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Karnataka Transport Department prohibits the release of Motor vehicles involved in an accident, if not insured against third party risks; effective 4th October, 2018

October 31, 2018 Industries, Karnataka, OPS 0

The Transport Department, Government of Karnataka (“Department”) issued a notification amending the Karnataka Motor Vehicle Rules,1989 (“Amendment”), effective 4th October,2018prohibiting the release of Motor Vehicles involved in...

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Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike launches online mechanism for obtaining Trade Licenses in Bengaluru

October 23, 2018 Industries, Karnataka, OPS 0

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (“BBMP”) has recently launched an Online Mechanism for obtaining new Trade Licenses or renewing such licenses for the purpose of...

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