Who needs Registration?
Under Legal Metrology Act 2009 registration is done in the following cases:
A. Registration for importing/manufacturing/packing of packaged commodities
B. Registration for importing weights and measures
Why your business needs Legal Metrology Act Registration?
There are certain rules and regulations that Legal Metrology Act defines related to selling and distribution of packaged products. This act also provides the guidelines to follow during the import and export of goods. If you want your business to run efficiently and smoothly you need to setup a consumer and buyer right protection system and in order to establish a protection system you need to comply with the act that has described the legal metrology and measurement system.
If you fail to follow the norms described in the legal metrology and measurement system then there are chances that you might face heavy fines and punishment. This may affect your brand image and hamper the growth of your business.
List Of Documents Required to get Legal Metrology
Identity & Residential Proof.
Two Passport size.
Letter of Consent from the Manufacturer who wish to appoint you as a Dealer
Manufacturing Licence if you intend to import weights & measures from outside the State.
Model Approval Certificate of weights and measures to be deal with.
Documentary proof of ownership / Lease agreement of Premises.
GST Registration / Professional Tax / Labour Licence