TopicThe 7 License and Permits Requires to Set-Up Food Business

  • Thu 6th Aug 2020 - 10:54am

    food business license

    Opening a food business can be a complex process. You need to pick food business idea, the best location, hire quality staff, get permits, and market the business just right.

    With the correct standards and information, even set up food businesses can turn into a cakewalk. This post will assist you in exploring the legitimate procedures and prerequisites of opening a food business.

    Licenses required running a restaurant/Dhaba/Club

    1. FSSAI License:

    FSSAI License is one of the most significant licenses required to open a food business. It is acquired from the FSSAI (Food Safety and Standard Authority of India). This food license is not only a license, but it also approved by the authority and guarantees the customers that the food of that particular Restaurant/Dhaba/Club maintains the food safety standards of India. 

    2. Health Trade License:

     This permit guarantees that your eatery stands reviewed under the health concerns of the Health Department. It will require around 60 days to be given to you after submission of the application and documents.

    Health trade licenses could cost between Rs 500 to 50,000 depending on your country's rules and specific requirement

    3. Eating house License

     The Eating House License is provided by the Licensing Police Commissioner of that city where you would want to open the food business. The estimated cost required to get this license is Rs. 300 for three years. 

    1. Fire Safety Registration

     The business needs to register for NOC from the State Fire Department. Fire NOC Registration ensures that restaurant protects their customers from all things dangerous, be it contaminated food products or dangers such as a fire. There is no fee needed for NOC.

    1. Liquor License

     If your business serves liquor, then getting the Liquor License is mandatory. Local Excise Commissioner Authority gives this license having this license is exceptionally important since if you sell liquor without the liquor license, you can incite a huge penalty and premises seized by government authority.

    You will pay Rs.5, 000 at the time submission of the documents and an extra Rs.50, 000 is required for each new brand, like whiskey, rum, gin, brandy, vodka, and the like.

    1. 6Shop and Establishment Act

    At the point when a business element utilizes individuals who might be full-time representatives, easygoing specialists, contract-based and so forth, to manage the work conditions and guarantee the laborers' privileges are ensured, it is mandatory to get itself enlisted under the Shops and Establishments Act, casually called Shop License. This permit is city-explicit.

    The total cost you would incur amounts between Rs.200 to Rs.4, 000 per year. 

    1. GST Registration

    Tax Launched on July 1, 2017, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) applies to all Indian specialist co-ops (counting consultants), dealers, and producers. The GST is an across the board charge that subsumes an assortment of state (VAT, Entertainment Tax, Luxury Tax) and focal assessments (CST, Service Tax, Excise Duty). It must be charged at each progression of the flexible chain, with full set-off advantages accessible. It is one of the significant things that your business must do to guarantee that your eatery runs consistently.


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