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How to Apply for MSME / Udyam Registration & Process?

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How to Apply for MSME / Udyam Registration & Process?

MSME Registration/Udyam Registration is a registration process for classifying enterprises into micro, small and medium based on the investment made in plant & machinery or equipment. MSME Registration is necessary for availing specific government schemes, benefits and subsidies for your business enterprise. Presently, there are no mandatory requirements to register an enterprise under MSME Act. However, there are certain benefits afforded by the government with taxes etc. which will be available if one registers his entity as MSME.

Enterprise on the basis of the following criteria: -

  1. A micro-enterprise is a business whose investment in plant and machinery or equipment does not exceed ₹ 1 crore, and turnover does not exceed 5 crores.
  2. A small enterprise is one where the investment in plant and machinery or equipment does not exceed ten crore rupees, and annual turnover does not exceed fifty crore rupees.
  3. A medium enterprise is a corporation where the investment in plant and machinery or equipment does not exceed fifty crore rupees, and turnover does not exceed two hundred and fifty crore rupees.
  4. Udyam Registration, also called MSME Registration, is a government registration for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). It provides them with a unique identity number (Udyam Registration Number) and a recognition certificate.

The Micro, Small, Medium Enterprise for Udyam Registration Process:

  1. Any person intending to establish a micro, small or medium enterprise may register online on Udyam Registration Portal, based on self-declaration with no requirement to upload any documents, papers, certificates or proof.
  2. On registration, an enterprise (referred to as “Udyam” in the Udyam Registration portal) will be assigned a permanent identity number to be known as “‘Udyam Registration Number”.
  3. An e-certificate, namely, “Udyam Registration” shall be issued on completion of the registration process.

Documents required for MSME Registration:

Provide Basic Information:

1.    Name of Enterprise.

2.    Type of Organization.

3.    Business Activity.

4.    Total investment in the business.

For proprietary Firm:

1.    Shops & Establishments Certificate Ghumasta.

2.    Address Proof of the firm.

For Pvt. Ltd./Limited/OPC:

1.    MOA, AOA Incorporation Certificate.

2.    Company PAN Card.

3.    Company Address Proof.

For LLP/Partnership Firm:

1.    LLP Agreement/Partnership Deed.

2.    Firm Pan Card.

3.    Firm Address Proof.

Process for MSME Registration:

1.    Application can be filed offline and online.

2.    Fill in the required particulars along with the Aadhaar details and Name of the Applicant.

3.    Validate the application through OTP received on the registered mobile number.

4.   MSME certificate will be generated.Unique registration number will be provided.This registration number is UAN (unique account number).

5.    There no registration fee for the registration of Udyog Aadhaar.


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