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Directorate of Factories
Government of West Bengal

Licence Fees applicable with effect form 01/01/2017

Fees Table. 2017 - Schedule A

Scale of fees payable per year for Grant of Licence and Renewal of Licence for Factories defined under section 2(m)(i) of the Factories Act. 1948 other than Electricity Generating Stations


Note : 1 H.P. = 0.7457 K.W.
Total amount of installed power in K.W. (H.P.)
Maximum number of workers to be employed on any day during the period of applicationMake Payment

 

      1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14
  Over Not Over 10 21 51 101 251 501 751 1001 1501 2001 3001 5001 7501 10001
  to to to to to to to to to to to to to to
  20 50 100 250 500 750 1000 1500 2000 3000 5000 7500 10000 Over
      Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs.
A 0 (0) 7.457 (10) 1500 2000 2500 4500 9000 16500 23500 30000 45000 55000 65000 80000 100000 115000
B 7.457 (10) 37.285 (50) 2000 2500 3000 5500 10000 17000 24000 31500 46500 56000 66000 83000 103000 120000
C 37.285 (50) 74.57 (100) 2500 3000 3500 6000 11000 18000 25000 32000 48500 58000 67500 85000 106000 125000
D 74.57 (100) 186.425 (250) 3000 3500 4000 7500 12000 19000 26000 33000 50500 60000 70000 90000 110000 130000
E 186.425 (250) 372.85 (500) 3500 4000 4500 8000 13000 20000 28000 35000 52500 61500 75000 95000 115000 135000
F 372.85 (500) 745.7 (1000) 4000 4500 6000 9500 14000 21500 30000 37000 54000 63500 80000 97500 120000 145000
G 745.7 (1000) 1491.4 (2000) 4500 5000 6500 10500 15000 22500 32000 39000 56000 65000 85000 100000 130000 155000
H 1491.4 (2000) 3728.5 (5000) 5000 6000 7000 12000 16500 23500 34000 41000 60000 70000 90000 110000 160000 180000
I 3728.5 (5000) 7457 (10000) 8500 9500 11500 18000 25000 34500 50000 63000 80000 100000 125000 160000 200000 220000
J 7457 (10000) 11.185.5 (15000) 10000 11500 13000 19500 26500 36500 58000 68000 105000 120000 135000 175000 225000 260000
K 11.185.5 (15000) Over 12000 14000 15500 23500 32000 44000 70000 85000 125000 145000 165000 210000 270000 300000

Fees Table. 2017 - Schedule B

Scale of fees payable per year for Grant of Licence and Renewal of Licence for Electricity Generating Stations only


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  Total Installed capacity of Generation Stations in KW Number of workers to be employed Fees payable
(1) (2) (3) (4)
A. Not over 1000 KW 10 or above 10000
B. Over 1000 KW but Not over 5000 KW -do- 20000
C. Over 5000 KW but Not over 10,000 KW -do- 33500
D. Over 10,000 KW but Not over 50,000 KW -do- 63500
E. Over 50,000 KW but Not over 60,000 KW -do- 73500
F. Over 60,00 KW but Not over 80,000 KW -do- 87000
G. Over 80,000 KW but Not over 100,000 KW -do- 100000
H. Over 100,000 KW but Not over 150,000 KW -do- 127000
I. Over 150,000 KW but Not over 200,000 KW -do- 150000
J. Over 200,000 KW but Not over 300,000 KW -do- 175000
K. Over 300,000 KW but Not over 500,000 KW -do- 200000
L. Over 500,000 KW but Not over 10,00,000 KW -do- 300000
M. Over 10,00,000 KW -up to 15,00,000 KW -do- 400000
N. Over 15,00,000 KW -up to 20,00,000 KW -do- 500000
O. Over 20,00,000 KW -do- 667000

Fees Table. 2017 - Schedule C

Scale of fees payable per year for Grant of Licence and Renewal of Licence for Factories wherin no power is used i.e. Factories as defined in section 2(m)(ii) of the factories Act. 1948


  Maximum number of workers to be employed on any day during the period of applicationMake Payment

 

Sl.No. Maximum number of workers to be employed on any day during the period of application Fees Payable (Rs.)
A. 20 to 50 1500
B. 51 to 100 3000
C. 101 to 200 5000
D. 201 to 300 7000
E. 301 to 500 9000
F. 501 to 750 12000
F. 751 to 1000 15000
G. ALLOVER 1000 20000

Fees Table. 2017 - Under Section 85

Fees payable for Registration Rs, 1000 & Grant of Licence & Renewal of Licence for Factories declared under section 85 of the Factories Act.- Rs. 1000 per year

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NOTIFICATION

No 781-LW/1F-I1/06.-3rd October 2007. In exercise of the power conferred by sub-section (J) of section 85 of The Factories Act. 1948 (63 of 1948). and in revision of this Department Notification No. 1043-L W.. dated 24 -09-1980. the Governor is pleased to declare that all the provisions. excepting clauses (aa)t(b) & (c) of sub-section (I) of section 6 in chapter I. section 43.46.47.48.49 and 50 in chapter V and chapters VI and VI11. of the said act shall apply to any place in the State of West Bengal wherein the manufacturing processes specified in the schedule below arc carried on with or without the aid of power or is ordinarily so carried on. notwithstanding that :-
(I) The number of persons employed therein is less than ten. if working with the aid of power and less than twenty if working without the aid of power. or.
(II) The persons working therein arc not employed by the owner thereof but are working with the permission of. or under agreement with. such owner: Provided that the said manufacturing processes are not being carried on by the owner only with the aid of his family.

Schedule

  1. 1. Manufacture of rubber and plastic products.
  2. 2. Manufacturing process involving repair of Motor Vehicles and Motor Cycles.
  3. 3. Manufacturing process using or producing explosive or highly inflammable articles or substances.
  4. 4. Fire-works manufacturing and its packaging units.
  5. 5. Manufacturing of Leather goods.
  6. 6. Manufacturing of Ice using ammonia as refrigerant.
  7. 7. Pesticides formulation units.
  8. 8. Manufacturing. handling & processing of asbestos its products.

However. in case of any factory found to be running without obtaining registration and licence. then the licence fees payable shall be double the amount specified in the schedules provided that all the formalities prescribed in this regard has been duly complied with.
Gazette Notification No. Labr/638/(Law) LW/4L-5/15 Dt. 29/12/2016