We make your interaction with government as smooth as is possible by doing all the paperwork for you and get you the Shop Establishment License.

  • It is mandatory for all business
  • Must obtain within 30 days of starting a business
  • Registration with State Police
  • Every new company and LLP Must apply
  • In case of closure, Intimate to Inspector

Shop and Establishment Act in India

The Shop and Establishment Act comes under the authority of the Department of Labor and it supervises and administers any establishments wherein any trade, business or profession is carried out. The act not only governs the working of commercial establishments but also keeps an eye on the working of the societies, charitable trusts, printing establishments, educational institutions and other premises in which banking, insurance, stock or share brokerage takes place.

The areas covered under this act are working hours, rest interval for employees, opening and closing hours, closed days, national and religious holidays, overtime work, rules for employment of children, annual leave, maternity leave, sickness and casual leave, etc. It is compulsory to register under this act within 30 days of starting the business. Also, the registration certificate will be valid only for 5 years. It has to be renewed after the expiry of 5 years.

The Shop and Establishment Act in India may slightly differ from state to state. However, as per the Act, shops and commercial establishments operating in each state are covered by their separate Shop & Establishments Act in the states.

Required Documents for Shop Registration

  • PAN / Aadhar Card   / Driving License/ Voter Id
  • Photo of Owner
  • Photo of   Shop along with Owner ( Just Click with Mobile Phone )
  • Rent Agreement, if Rented
  • Electricity Bill

General Information

  • Gumasta License is a registration required for doing any kind of business in the state of Maharashtra.
  • It is governed by the Municipal Corporation under the Maharashtra Shops and Establishment Act.
  • This is a certificate which provides you the authority to do your business at a particular place.
  • This license is a basic requirement for any business to be recognized by Government or Bank for all business irrespective of whether it is done by a single person or big organization.

We Offer
All businesses before getting into the market must have a Gumasta License. Gumasta license is also known as Shop and Establishment license. TaxHills offers services for Gumasta License Online Registration.

  • Lowest price in the industry
  • Get Gumasta License within 2-3 working days with 100% guarantee.
  • Industry Leader with 50+ Gumasta License Registrations per month.


Our team of experienced business advisers are a phone call away, should you have any queries about the process. But we’ll try to ensure that your doubts are cleared before they even arise.