Shop Act

250/- (incl. taxes)

Why do you need Shop Act?

  • It is a legal entity proof that allows you to carry out business activity
  • It makes your business compliant with applicable labour laws
  • It helps in smooth inspection, if conducted by the State Government and local municipal authorities
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Shop Act Details

  1. Applicability of Shop Act and its procedure differs from state to state
  2. The Shop Act application process in Maharashtra is online
  3. In Maharashtra, it is mandatory for businesses located within municipal limits to get Shop Act

Shop Act is a state-implemented act, hence, its applicability will change from state to state.

Currently, deAsra assists in Shop Act application for businesses located in Maharashtra only.

In the case of a food business, you must first apply for FSSAI Registration or License and then for Shop Act.

Shop Act is a legal document, wherein, the entrepreneur informs the Labour Department about the existence of his business. It is not a piece of evidence specifying the location of business. Hence, Shop Act cannot be used as a business address proof.