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A shop act license is an enrollment required for running a business. The shop act license is mandatory to establish your business. Guidelines in shop act license differ as every state have a different set of rules for shop establishment. In Maharashtra, the shop act license is also called Gumasta License.
Anyone and everyone has a shop/establishment or involved in the selling commercial goods need to register their business under the shop and establishment act and get a shop act license.
You can apply for the shop act license through our online portal. You just need to fill the application form and do the payment. Our team will proceed with the application on your behalf.
The premises that are governed by the shop act are a shop, a business foundation, private lodging, eatery, eating-house, theater, and everything that qualifies as an establishment under the Shops and Establishment Act.
Yes, You can apply for the renewal of your shop act license through us. We are here to help you with all the shop act related needs and queries.
No. Every state in India has a different set of rules and regulations for the registration of establishment i.e., every state differs the guidelines for shop act license registration and even their fees vary.
Read the required documents section on this website to know the required documents for the shop act license.
Within 30 days of the establishment of your shop/business, you have to get a shop act license for your business.
The time frame for the shop act vary but it may take approximately 7-10 working days from the date of application.
We have covered some most commonly asked questions. If you have more questions regarding the shop act license you can write your query to us at support@shopact.org.