All the information pertaining to approvals & clearances mentioned below are valid till date and the list is exhaustive in nature.
Rajasthan MSME Act 2019
With the view to promote inclusive economic growth and employment generation, the State aims to address the specific needs of the micro, small and medium enterprises and Startups and promote entrepreneurship, it is expedient to give effect to exemption from certain approvals and inspections required for establishment and operation.
Under the act the entrepnuer would submit a declaration of intent for setting up an enterprise and nodal agency would issue an acknowledgement certification enabling the entrepreneur relaxation from approvals for the first three years.
Startup is an entity that develops a business model based on some innovation and makes it scalable for achieving commercial success. According to Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), under the Union Ministry for Commerce and Industry, an entity shall be considered as a Startup upto a period of ten years from the date of incorporation/ registration, if it is incorporated as a private limited company (as defined in the Companies Act, 2013) or registered as a partnership firm (registered under section 59 of the Partnership Act, 1932) or a limited liability partnership (under the Limited Liability Partnership Act, 2008) in India. The turnover of the entity for any of the financial years since incorporation/ registration should not exceed one hundred crore rupees.The entity should be working towards innovation, development or improvement of products or processes or services, or if it is a scalable business model with a high potential of employment generation or wealth creation. However an entity formed by splitting up or reconstruction of an existing business shall not be considered a ‘Startup’. In order to promote Startups ventures with the prime objective to create more employment opportunities, many initiatives to simplify regulatory provisions, including compliance by self-certification and filing of self-certified returns have been conceptualized and rolled out.
To make compliance of Labour Laws easier, self- certification facility has already been made available under the 'Self Certification Scheme' of the Labour Department. Enterprises may apply and submit online self-declaration through online portal of the department, "Labour Department Management System" (LDMS). Once opted for the scheme, the same shall be valid for 5 years, provided that entrepreneur files annual return.
Facility of filing single online return under Labour Laws is also provided on this portal.
The Startups like all other establishments can avail the option of self-certification in place of inspection and once inspected they would not be inspected for next three years, if no complaints are received.
Startups may avail facility of Self Certification Scheme of the department by submitting online self-declaration and also file online single return through online portal LDMS (https://ldms.rajasthan.gov.in/).
All Start-Ups can also submit their applications for Factories and Boilers via the online web portal "RajFAB" (www.rajfab.rajasthan.gov .in) of Factories and Boilers I nspection Department for ease of online registration, renewal, maps approval, payment of fees, filing of single integrated return.