Shop and Establishment Act Registration

Any business that is operating in India is required to apply for Shop and Establishment Act Registration. Each State has slightly different requirements, depending on where the company operates. The Shop and Establishment Act is a State-specific legislation that regulates the working conditions of employees working in commercial establishments such as offices, shops, etc. The primary objective of shop and establishment registration is to control the operational requirements of the employees and provide for better employment leaves and other benefits that must be given to the employees. To obtain a shop and establishment registration, business owners must submit their proof of Address, identity proof, employee details, bank account details, and other documents as required. In this write-up, we will focus on the eligible businesses that can obtain shop and establishment registration, the Shop and Establishment Act requirements, and the registration process.