Gumasta Registration 2024
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Gumasta License Certificate (Shop Act Licence) is a Registration required to do any kind of Business in the State of Maharashtra under the Shops and Establishment Act 2017. Gumasta License is a mandatory registration required for doing any kind of business in the state of Maharashtra

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   Any Proof of Business Registration.
   Certificate Of Registration
   MOA & AOA
   Partnership Deed
   Aadhaar Card of Authorized Person.
   Pan Card of Authorized Person.
   Voter ID of Authorized Person.
   Passport copy of Authorized Person..
   Electricity Bill
   Tax Paid Receipt
   Rent Agreement
   Lease Agreement
   Passport Size Photo of Authorized Person
   Scanned Signature of Authorized Person
Office Name Board
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Stipulated Time

For Business Having
Less than 9 Employee
Proprietor/ Partnership / Pvt.Ltd Firm Rs. 799/- 24 to 48 Business Hours
For Business Having
More than 9 Employee
Proprietor/ Partnership / Pvt.Ltd Firm Rs.2,399/- 2 to 4 Working Weeks
(Subjected to approval from Authority)


What is a Gumasta License?

Gumasta license is a type of registration required to do any kind of business in the state of Maharashtra. To start any type of business in Maharashtra, entrepreneurs require Gumasta License. This license is governed by Municipal Corporation of Mumbai and/or Labour Department under the Maharashtra Shops and Establishment Act, 2017. Gumasta License provides the authority to entrepreneurs to start their businesses at a particular place, area or location that exists anywhere in Maharashtra, India.

Who needs to obtain a Gumasta License?

Gumasta License is required to be obtained by business owners, entrepreneurs, self-employed professionals, public and private limited companies, sole proprietorship, partnerships and LLPs that want to open physical shops, hotels or commercial places in Maharashtra.

Gumasta License is necessary for all businesses employing less than 9 employees (Intimation Certificate will be issued) OR business having 10 or more workers(Gumasta Certificate verified by authority) in a shop or establishment. This certificate or license helps in the regulation of the benefits of employees in the condition or situation they work and aspects regarding payment and rules of their employment. This license or certificate is the basic or mandatory requirement to get recognized by all the banks and NBFCs working for people in Maharashtra.

Components of Gumasta License or Registration
   Name and year of establishment
   Nature of business
   Name of the employer
   Other related details and information


As the license for establishing any form of shop and establishment is governed by the Maharashtra council, an applicant requires the Gumasta License/shop and establishment registration to carry out any work coming under the purview of the establishment registered under this act. There are different benefits of taking a Gumasta license in Maharashtra:

Tax and Subsidies

> Once this license is taken out the applicant can avail different forms of tax and subsidies that are offered by the government of Maharashtra. Such tax and subsidies would only be available to the applicant after securing the Gumasta License.


> Once the applicant takes out the Gumasta License in Maharashtra, the applicant can start the operations of the business. This not only serves the purpose of a license but also acts as proof for carrying out business operations.

Compliance with Law

> Any business requiring registering under the respective shops and establishments act would have to comply with the requirement of taking a Gumasta License/shop act registration in Maharashtra.

Bank Account

> Once this license is taken out, the applicant can easily open a bank account. One of the main reasons for securing this form of license is that many businesses carry out transactions and require a bank account. Banks require the applicant to have this form of license to open a bank account for the business.

Cancellation of Gumasta Certificate/License

> If an applicant or existing certificate holder wants to cancel the license, he/she shall

> Submit a notice that should contain his/her statement, as he/she wants to cancel license or registration.

> Secondly, if the employer fails to submit his/her statement along with documents within 10 days from the date of receipt of the notice, his/her registration may get cancelled.