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Shop and Commercial Registration

Shop And Commercial Registration

(Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh, Himachal Only)

“Commercial Establishment” means any premises wherein any business, trade or profession is carried on for profit, and includes journalistic or printing establishment and premises in which business of banking, insurance, stocks and shares, brokerage or produce exchange is carried on or which is used as hotel, restaurant, boarding or eating house, theatre, cinema or other place of public entertainment or any other place which the Government may declare, by notification, to be a commercial establishment for the purposes of this Act .It is a state-based registration,

Act not applicable to certain establishments and persons: -

Nothing in this Act shall apply to :

  • Offices of or under the Central Government or any State Government or the Government of Himachal Pradesh (except commercial undertakings), the Reserve Bank of India, any railway administration or any local authority;
  • Any railway service, air service, water transport service, tramway, postal, telegraph or telephone service, any system of public conservancy or sanitation or any industry, business or undertaking which supplies power, light or water to the public;
  • Railway dinning cars;
  • Offices of lawyers;
  • Any person employed about the business of any establishment mentioned in clauses (a) to (d);
  • Any person whose hours of employment are regulated by or under the Factories Act, 1948, (Central Act, 63 of 1948), except the provisions of sub-sections (3), (4) and (5) of section 7 of this Act in so far as they relate to employment in a factory;
  • Any person whose work is inherently intermittent;
  • Establishments of stamp vendors and petition writers.

Time Line

Every Registration Certificate shall be issued within 30 days of receipt of complete application.
Necessary documents to fill the Online Registration Form 

  • Proof of Shop/Commercial Establishment
  • Photo of Front of Shop/Commercial Establishment
  • Photo of Interior of Shop/Commercial Establishment
  • Identity Proof of Owner
  • Scanned copy of Signature of applicant
  • Other Documents: If you have any necessary document more than one page, please create a PDF file and upload in other documents. For example:
    In case of registered company, attach three documents:


    • Power of Attorney
    • Memorandum of Company
    • List of Directors of Company
    • In Case of Shop
    • Rent deed of Shop 

Professional Assistance

CA/CS Assisted

    Shop and Commercial Registration


    (All Inclusive)

    EMI’s Facility Also Available


    • Shop And Commercial registration

    Standard Package

    Registration Cost (All Inclusive) in INR.