What is a Trade License?

Trade License is a certificate/document which grants you permission to carry on the particular trade or business for which it is issued. It does not confer ownership of property or permission for any other activity than for which it is issued.

What are the different categories of trade licenses?

All eating establishments like Hotels, Restaurants , Refreshments, Dharshinies , Sale of Coffee and Tea , Lodging Houses , Bakeries , Sweet meat stall , Sale of Mutton , Beef , Fish , Pork and Chicken and Provision stores.
All trades which use motive power to run and to manufacture like , Industries, Factories ,Workshops , Power looms , Flour Mills etc.
Offensive and dangerous trades like, charcoal depot , sale of firewood , timber wood , dry clean shops , Dhobi shops , Beauty parlor , Barbershop , Sale of edible oil , storage of ammunitions ,breweries, manufacture camphor and candles.

Why do I need a trade license?

It is important for trade within the city to be regulated to ensure that the citizen is not adversely affected by Health Hazard & Nuisance by improper carrying of a trade. The trade license is a means to ensure that the manner in which the business is being carried on is according to the relevant rules, standards and safety guidelines. Therefore, in the general interest of the citizens, it is necessary for you to have a trade license.

How can I obtain Trade License?

  • Collect Prescribed Application Form 353 & Application form 354 (if Motive power is used) from the Municipal Office which costs Rs 2/- each.
  • Fill up the form, contact the concerned ward Health Inspector for details of License fees for that particular trade and get his signature
  • Pay the license fee at the Municipal office and submit the application to the concerned ward Health Inspector.
  • The license will be issued after inspecting the place of trade, regarding suitability of the trade.
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