Trade License a license issued by the municipal corporation which gives you permission to carry on the particular trade or business. It does not grant ownership or permission for any other activity than for which is issued.
Who has to apply?
All Business entities.
All shops, commercial establishments, restaurant, hotel, theatre, public amusement, and retail trade/business.
Registrations and renewals are subject to the state act.
Any shop or commercial establishment that commences operation must apply to the local municipality / corporation office within the prescribed time.
The application for license in the prescribed form must contain the name of the employer, address of the establishment, name of the establishment, category of the establishment, number of employees and other relevant details as requested.
The license must be prominently displayed at the shop or commercial establishment and renewed periodically, as per the act.
In case the shop or establishment would like to close down the business, the occupier should notify to the state / corporation / municipal authorities.