Shops and Establishment Registration

Our Employment & Labour Law team advises you on the requirements and helps you register your business with the concerned authorities under the Shops & Establishments Act to avoid labour law violations and penalties.

In order to give some minimum benefits & reliefs to employees; every business entity must get itself registered under the Shops & Establishment Act of the State Government.

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Shops and Establishment Registration


In order to give some minimum benefits and reliefs to the employees of unorganized sector; every business entity must get itself registered under the Shops & Establishment Act of the state government, if applicable in the state, wherein they have a place of business. The Shops & Establishment Act has been enacted to regulate working hours, opening and closing times, obligations of employer and employees, rest and intervals, rules for employment for children, women and young persons, rules for annual leave, maternity leave, sickness and casual leaves, rules for employment and termination of services etc.

Every business including any shop, commercial establishment, residential hotel, restaurant, theatre, public amusement and retail trade or business is mandatorily required to register itself under the Shops and Establishment Act within 30 days of commencement of work. In case of closure of business, the concerned department must be informed about the closure within 15 days of closure of business.

Steps to Get registered under the Shops & Establishment Act


4 Steps to get registered under the Shops & Establishment Act. We'll email you at different points in the process or you can check the status of your order anytime in our Online Status Centre. .

Place an Order

After you place an Order with us and complete our online application, we will assign an Account Manager and a Nodal Officer to you. Our Account Manager will complete all formalities without requiring you to be present anywhere.

Information Check

We ensure that all the information you provided during the order process meets the requirements for registration under the Shops & Establishment Act. We‘ll contact you before we prepare the application if we see any issues.

Application Filing

Your Account Manager will prepare and file application with the concerned office and will be available to answer any questions via phone or email.Processing times vary upon state to state, but can be fulfilled within 5-7 business days with expedited service.

Getting Registered

We will keep you updated throughout the process. We provide constant communication and real time notifications as we process your application. We will make sure that your registration certificate is shipped to you on time.

Documents required for Shops & Establishment Registration

The procedure, documentation and fees vary upon state to state. However below is the list of common documents and information for making an application with the concerned authority for Shops and Establishment Registration:

  • Proof of Identity of Proprietor/Partners/Directors
  • Proof of Address of Proprietor/Partners/Directors
  • Photographs of Proprietor/Partners/Directors
  • Proof of Address for the Business;
  • Partnership Deed/Certificate of Incorporation
  • Registration Certificate of business, if registered with any other government authority
  • Name, father‘s/husband name of the occupier/employer and manager.
  • Number of other persons occupying position of management or employees engaged in confidential capacity.
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association in case the applicant is a Company.
  • No Supporting documents are required to be filed with the application for allotment of TAN, but it is advisable to submit a copy of PAN card along with the application.
  • Total number of male, female and young person employed in the establishment.
  • Date of commencement of establishment.
  • Number of members of employer's family working in the establishment.

Shops & Establishment Registration

Price starting from 3,000 onwards

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