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Documents For Shop Establishment


Passport Size PhotographProof of Business Address
Aadhaar CardEmployee and Business Manager Details

Benefits of Shop Establishment Registration

Work Hour Regulation

Having your business registered under the Shop Establishment act allows you to set the required regulations for mandated work hours as a business for workers.

Prevents Child Labor

Child labor is a punishable offence which requires any business owner to refrain from the same. Being registered under shop establishment helps with proper monitoring whether the business is using children in an exploitative pattern.

Female Staff Employment

Shop establishment allows the employment of the female staff with separate regulations that aid betterment of female gender.

Fixed Timings

Shop establishment registration outlines specific timelines for the opening and the closing of offices.

Hygienic Environment

Shop establishment registration also emphasizes on the important measures like sanitation and hygiene in the office.

Record-keeping guideline:

Shop establishment registration provides the businesses with proper guidelines designed for segregated record-keeping.

About Shop Establishment

Any place where business or trade is carried out along with services rendered for the customers can be defined as a Shop Establishment. This can include physical places such as warehouses or offices designed for trade purpose. The aim of any shop establishment is for governing and improvement of the existing working conditions for any office or shop while dispatching the worker rights such as leaves, wages, work hours, holidays, etc. It is a mandatory requirement for all the business entities excluding factories that are regulated under the Factories Act of 1948 to obtain a registration under shopex.

  • Basic Package
  • 4599 __
  • Shop and Establishment Registration
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  • Standard Package
  • 5599 __
  • Shop and Establishment Registration + GST Registration
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  • 8599 __
  • Shop and Establishment Registration + GST Registration+ 6 months GST Return Filing
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Frequently Asked Questions
Why is Shop Establishment a better option for me?

If you have limited funds and want to get into less legal compliance for acting upon your business idea solely, Shop Establishment is the most suitable way to do start a sole proprietor business. Besides, you can easily grow your business over a period of time with lesser restrictions.

How to get a shop establishment license?

You need to provide a requisite document for obtaining shop establishment certificate or license. Our professional team shall submit the application with your documents and make follow up with government officials and obtain the certificate for you.

How much is the validity of the shop establishment certificate?

The shop establishment certificate validity period depends upon the state under which the business entity is operating. In some states validity is lifetime and some states range from 1 year to 5 years.  After that, the owner of the shop has to apply for the renewal of his shop establishment license or certificate.

Can I open current bank account with shop establishment certificate?

Yes, Shop establishment certificate considered as a valid proof of you are doing business in the name of entity mentioned in the certificate and almost all bank accept shop establishment certificate as a documentary proof.

We still advise you to verify from respective bank officials before applying for shop establishment registration.

How much time does it take to get a Gumasta License in Mumbai?

If there are proper documentation and error-free application, it will hardly take 10 days to complete the verification process and issue the shop establishment license.

Who should I inform in case of change of any information in shop establishment registration application?

In case you need to change any detail in your application for shop establishment certificate, you need to file a modification application with updated details of the organization.

Whom to inform in case of shutdown of the shop?

In case you are planning to shut down your shop or business, you need to file an application for the dissolution of the business.

Why is it compulsory to display the shop establishment certificate at my shop?

The shop establishment license acts as the proof of your establishment and the banks ask you when you approach them for various tasks including opening a current bank account.

Will you provide this service in my town?

Yes, our company is an online platform serving all over India no matters wherever you are doing business all you need is internet connection on your mobile or desktop and we are ready to get your job done.

Do I need to physically present for the process?

No, you don’t need to be physically present for the process, we are an online catering platform all you need is an internet connection in your phone/computer and the required documents with you and we can get the job done no matters even if you are present at the remotest location of India