wherein 10 or more workers are working on any day of the preceding twelve
months and manufacturing process is being carried on with the aid of power
or wherein 20 or more workers are working on any day of the preceding
twelve months and manufacturing process is being carried on without the aid
of power is required to be registered under Factories Act, 1948.
Pradesh, Inspectorate of Factories is located in the first floor of
New Himrus Building, Shimla-171 001 in the office
of Labour Commissioner-cum-Director of Employment. Labour Commissioner is also
functioning as Chief Inspector of Factories for the state of Himachal
for documents required to be submitted for licensing & registration of
a factory and the basic parameters for design have been elaborated on this
website for your convenience. The fee schedule and the necessary Forms are
also available on this website.
of entrepreneurs, provisions have been made in H.P.Factories Rules,1950 for
grant of License either for one year or five years in order to simplify the
official procedures and to avoid procedural delays. If the license is
required for five years then Registration Fee shall be five times the fee
payable for one year as specified in Fee Schedule.
renewal of license under Factories Act,1948, option has been given to
entrepreneurs to get the license renewed either for one year or for five
years. The Fee for renewal of license for five years shall be five times
the fee payable for one year.
involving a hazardous process as defined under First Schedule of the
Factories Act,1948 is required to submit an application for site approval
to the Site Appraisal Committee in the prescribed form which is available
on this website.
registered under Factories Act, 1948 is required to submit Annual Return on
Form No.34 and Half Yearly Return on form No.35 by 31st January
of succeeding year and 15th July of current year respectively.
Form No.34 & 35 (see
downloadable) prescribed for submission of returns are also available
on this website.
For any further
query/guidance regarding registration under Factories Act,1948 you may
Assistant Director of Factories
New Himrus Building, Circular Road
Email: email@example.com ,
i. Check List for Licensing and Registration of Factory
ii. Fee Schedule under Factories Act, 1948