Sri. K.Chandrasekhar Rao

Hon'ble Chief Minister

Sri. K. T. Rama Rao

Hon'ble Minister for Industries

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Industrial Incentives in the State of Telangana

S.No. Scheme Operational period Relevant orders issued by Industries & Commerce (IP & INF) Department
1 T-IDEA 1/1/2015 to 31/3/2019 Scheme: GO Ms No. 28 dt. 29/11/2014
Operational guidelines: GO Ms No. 77 dt. 9/10/2015
Ineligible list: GO Ms No. 62 dt. 8/9/2015
2 T-PRIDE (for SC, ST & PHC)T-PRIDE (for SC, ST & PHC) 1/1/2015 to 31/3/2019 Scheme: GO Ms No. 29 dt. 29/11/2014
Operational guidelines: GO Ms No. 78 dt.9/10/2015
Amendment to guidelines: GO Ms No. 36 dt. 25/7/2016
3 Extension of IIPP 2010-15 1 year extension for availing incentives Scheme: GO Ms No. 30 dt. 29/11/2014
4 IIPP 2010-15 1/7/2010 to 31/3/2015 Scheme: GO Ms No. 61 dt. 29/06/2010
Operational guidelines: GO Ms No. 42 dt. 5/5/2011

Nature of Incentives:

  • Investment Subsidy.
  • Reimbursement of Stamp Duty, Transfer Duty, Mortgage Duty, Land Conversion charges, Reimbursement of Land Cost purchased in IE / IDA / IE.
  • Reimbursement of Power Tariff.
  • Reimbursement of Interest Subsidy under Pavala Vaddi scheme.
  • Reimbursement of Sales Tax.
  • Grant of seed capital assistance.
  • Reimbursement of certification charges for acquiring quality certification.
  • Reimbursement of cost of equipment purchased for cleaner production measures.
  • Reimbursement of cost involved in skill upgradation and training.
  • Sanction of Industrial Infrastructure fund (IIDF).
  • Advance Subsidy claim for SC, ST & PHC enterprises.

Procedure for filing of incentive applications:

S.No. Nature of claim Filing period Supporting documents
1. Investment Subsidy (one time claim) Within 6 months of Date of commencement of production (DCP) • All documents as per check slip
• Civil engineers certificate as per format
• Statement of accounts in respect of aided enterprises as per format
2. Reimbursement of Stamp Duty etc., (one time claim) Within 6 months of DCP • All documents as per check slip
• Attested copy of registered document
• Attested Copy of payment proof
3. Reimbursement of Power Tariff (5 years from DCP) Within 6 months after completion of every half year (F.Y) • All documents as per check slip during 1st claim
• Power utilization particulars of previous 3 years certified by CA i.r.o expansion / diversification
During subsequent claims
• Attested copy of power bills
• Attested copy of receipts from DISCOM
• Self certification as per format
• Attested copy of Valid CFO
4. Reimbursement of Interest Subsidy under Pavala Vaddi scheme(5 years from DCP) Within 6 months after completion of every half year (F.Y) • All documents as per check slip during 1st claim
• Certificate from Financial institution in prescribed format
• Attested copy of Valid CFO
5. Reimbursement of Sales Tax (5 years from DCP) Within 6 months after completion of every half year (F.Y) • All documents as per check slip during 1st claim
• Form A issued by the concerned authority
• Attested copy of Valid CFO
6. Grant of seed capital assistance Within 6 months from date of sanction of term loan • All documents as per check slip
• Sanction letter of term loan and seed capital loan from Financial Institution
7. Reimbursement of certification charges Within 6 months from obtaining quality certification • Certificate from GM, DIC confirming functional status at the time of acquiring ISO 9000 / ISO 14001 / HACCP Certificate
• Attested copy of the quality certificate acquired
• Certificate from CA of expenditure incurred giving the details along with bills, vouchers and proof of payment
• Undertaking / Declaration from the Managing Director / Proprietor / Partner duly notarized
8. Reimbursement of cost of equipment purchased for cleaner production measures Within 6 months of DCP • All documents as per check slip
• Valid CFO
• Original bills & payment proof certified by Financing institution / CA in case of self financed
• Certificate from TSPCB on the cleaner production measures adopted with certified copy and list of equipments
9. Reimbursement of cost involved in skill up gradation and training Within 6 months from completion of training program • All documents as per check slip
• Copy of certification of institute along with the list of participants with their signature
• Original bills & payment proof certified by the training institute
• Details of employees trained as per format
10. Sanction of Industrial Infrastructure fund (IIDF) Before DCP or within 6 months from the DCP • All documents as per check slip
• Copy of the Project & its approval report
11. Advance Subsidy claim for SC, ST & PHC enterprises After sanction of term loan by the Financing institution Twice prior to DCP • All documents as per check slip
• Electrical feasibility certificate
• Proof of own capital invested
• Proof of borrowed capital from outside
• Term loan release statement as per format

Sanction Process:

    After DCP.

  • Obtain Udyog Adhar.
  • Online Application filing through Mee seva / TS Ipass portal
  • Inspection of the unit & collection of hard copy of application
  • obtain shortfalls if any
  • DLC case

  • Pre Scrutiny meeting
  • placed for approval in DIPC
  • Communication of minutes to COI
  • Sanction letter issued
  • Seniority list maintained by COI for release (separate for Power / Pavala and others)(i.r.o SC / ST separate lists for Service / Manufacturing and Passenger vehicles)
  • SLC case

  • Forward to COI
  • Obtain shortfalls
  • Scrutiny cum Verification committee meeting
  • Placed for approval in SLC
  • Sanction letter issued
  • Seniority list maintained by COI for release (separate for Power / Pavala and others)(i.r.o SC / ST separate lists for Service / Manufacturing and Passenger vehicles)
  • Release Process:

  • Budget Release Order / Administrative Sanction
  • Release lists prepared (separately for power / pavala and others)
  • Release proceedings issued individually
  • Inspection of unit by DIC
  • Recommendation for cancellation / release along with enclosures (*conditions*)
  • RTGS proceedings for preparation of cheque
  • Cheque preparation & uploading information on treasury website
  • Cheque clearance by finance dept (transfer of funds from PD ac to Current ac of COI)
  • physical presentation of cheque to SBH along with unit wise information in prescribed format for disbursement of amounts to units accounts from Current account of COI
  • Recovery of incentives:

    Incentives released shall be liable to be recovered in the following circumstances:

  • Misrepresentation of facts
  • Enterprise goes out of production within 6 years i.r.o Micro and Small enterprises and 10 years for Medium, large & Mega enterprises
  • Fails to furnish information when called upon
  • Effects change of management without prior approval from Financial Institution and SLC
  • The unit shifts part or whole of the industry or leases out without prior approval of SLC
  • The enterprise is sold without prior approval of SLC
  • The enterprise takes up change in management without approval of SLC
  • The unit goes for additional power load, expansion / diversification or change of line of activity already considered for sanction without prior approval of SLC
  • Merger or amalgamation taken up without prior approval of the SLC
  • There is break in production for a period of more 3 years due to valid reasons which can be condoned by SLC

Time Limits:

  • Issue of acknowledgement/intent letter : 7 Days
  • Issue of Sanction Letter : 60 Days
  • Release of Subsidy 6 months (Subject to release of budget by the Government)

Consent for Establishment (CFE) from TS Pollution Control Board

Application for Consent for Establishment (CFE):

  • The Proponent shall submit CFE Application on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The CFE applications are pre-scrutinized online at TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers. The nodal agency will obtain the information / documents from the proponent and send the applications in full form online to the respective Regional Office (RO) of the Board.

Processing of the Application:

  • After receipt of the application in full form from the nodal agency, the Regional Office of TSPCB will inspect the industry as per the procedure prescribed below.
  • On receipt of an application for consent under Section 25 or Section 26 of Water Act & under Section 21 of Air Act, the State Board may depute any of its officers accompanied by as many assistants as many be necessary to visit the premises of the applicant to which such application relates, for the purpose of verifying the correctness or otherwise of the particular furnished in the application or for obtaining such further particulars or information as such officer may consider necessary.
  • Such officer may for that purpose inspect any place where water or sewage or trade effluent is discharged by the applicant or treatment plants, purification works or disposal systems of the applicant, and may require the applicant to furnish to him any plants, specifications and other data relating to such treatment plants, purification works or disposal systems or any part thereof that he considers necessary.
  • The officer may inspect any place or premises, their emission from the chimney or fugitive emission from any location within the premises of the industry as also any control devices installed in the said premises, Such officer may for that purpose, inspect any place or premises under the control of the applicant or occupier and may require the applicant to furnish to him any plant specification or other data relating to control equipment or systems or any part thereof that he considers necessary.
  • The applicant shall furnish to such officer all information and provide facilities to conduct the inspection.
  • An officer of the State Board may, before or after carrying out an inspection as above, require the applicant to furnish to him, orally or in writing such additional information or clarification, or to produce before him such documents as he may consider necessary for the purpose of investigation of the application and may for that purpose summon the applicant or his authorized agent to the office of the State Board.
  • After inspection, the RO will process the application or forward the inspection report along with application and its enclosures to the Zonal Office (ZO)/ Head Office (HO) for processing the application, as per the delegated powers.
  • The decision on the application is taken based on the recommendations of the Consent for Establishment (CFE) Committees at RO/ZO/HO.
  • The officials of RO/ZO/HO will prepare an agenda enumerating details of the proposed project, observations and remarks of inspecting officer & Regional Office. The agenda will be placed before the CFE Committee for examination and to take a decision.
  • The CFE Committee will give recommendations on the application.
  • The Board will issue CFE order based on the recommendations of the CFE Committee within the stipulated timelines which is valid for a period of 5 years

Checklist:

  • For Orange and Green Category Industries:
    a. Site Plan
    b. Process Flow Chart (Diagram)
    c. Consent Fee
  • For Red Category Industries:
    a. Site Plan
    b. Process Flow Chart (Diagram)
    c. Environment Management Plan (EMP)
    d. Consent Fee
  • For EIA – 2016 category Industries:
    a. Site Plan
    b. Process Flow Chart (Diagram)
    c. EIA Report along with EC
    d. Consent Fee
  • Time Limits:

  • Red : 21 days
  • Orange : 14 days
  • Green : 7 days

Consent for Operation (CFO) and Authorisation under Hazardous and other Wastes (Management & Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016 from TS Pollution Control Board

Application for Consent for Operation (CFO) and HWA:

  • The Proponent shall submit CFO/HWA Application on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The CFO applications are pre-scrutinized online through TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers. The nodal agency will obtain the information / documents from the proponent and send the applications in full form online to the respective Regional Office (RO) of the Board.

Processing of the Application:

After receipt of the application in full form from the nodal agency, the Regional Office of TSPCB will inspect the industry as per the procedure prescribed below.

  • On receipt of an application for consent under Section 25 or Section 26 of Water Act & under Section 21 of Air Act, the State Board may depute any of its officers accompanied by as many assistants as many be necessary to visit the premises of the applicant to which such application relates, for the purpose of verifying the correctness or otherwise of the particular furnished in the application or for obtaining such further particulars or information as such officer may consider necessary.
  • Such officer may for that purpose inspect any place where water or sewage or trade effluent is discharged by the applicant or treatment plants, purification works or disposal systems of the applicant, and may require the applicant to furnish to him any plants, specifications and other data relating to such treatment plants, purification works or disposal systems or any part thereof that he considers necessary.
  • The officer may inspect any place or premises, their emission from the chimney or fugitive emission from any location within the premises of the industry as also any control devices installed in the said premises, Such officer may for that purpose, inspect any place or premises under the control of the applicant or occupier and may require the applicant to furnish to him any plant specification or other data relating to control equipment or systems or any part thereof that he considers necessary.
  • The applicant shall furnish to such officer all information and provide facilities to conduct the inspection.
  • An officer of the State Board may, before or after carrying out an inspection as above, require the applicant to furnish to him, orally or in writing such additional information or clarification, or to produce before him such documents as he may consider necessary for the purpose of investigation of the application and may for that purpose summon the applicant or his authorized agent to the office of the State Board.
  • After inspection, the RO will process the application or forward the inspection report along with application and its enclosures to the Zonal Office (ZO)/ Head Office (HO) for processing the application, as per the delegated powers.
  • The decision on the application is taken based on the recommendations of the Consent for Operation (CFO) Committees at RO/ZO/HO.
  • The officials of RO/ZO/HO will prepare an agenda enumerating details of the proposed project, observations and remarks of inspecting officer & Regional Office. The agenda will be placed before the CFO Committee for examination and to take a decision.
  • The CFO Committee will give recommendations on the application.
  • The Board will issue combined CFO & HWA order based on the recommendations of the CFO Committee within the stipulated timelines.

Checklist:

  • Site Plan
  • Process Flow Chart (Diagram)
  • CA Certificate indicating Fixed Assets
  • Consent Fee
  • Compliance report on CFE/CFO conditions

Time Limits:

  • Red : 21 days
  • Orange : 14 days
  • Green : 07 days

Provisional NoC from Fire Services Department

Application for Provisional NoC:

  • The Proponent shall submitApplication on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The applications are pre-scrutinized online at TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers to the applicant.

Processing of the Application:

  • If the application is found to be in order, the department will undertake site inspection to verify the abutting road width for fire vehicle access and over-head High Tension electrical lines
  • The inspector then provides his recommendation to the Department based on the inspection
  • If the application and inspection are in order then the provisional order is digitally signed and shared in the user’s login space
  • The user can view and download the digital copy of the provisional NOC in his login

Checklist:

  • Site Plan/ as built plans of location, floor wise plan, terrace plan, section and elevation duly marking fire safety systems

Time Limits:

  • For Buildings under 15 mts height : 7 days
  • For Buildings above 15 mts height: 14 days

Occupancy NoC from Fire Services Department

Application for OccupancyNoC:

  • The Proponent shall submitApplication on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The applications are pre-scrutinized online at TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers to the applicant.

Processing of the Application:

  • If the application is found to be in order, the department will undertake site inspection to verify the following:
    a. Entry/Exit gates shall be minimum 4.5m width and 5m head clearance for fire tender access
    b. Open spaces around the building(depends of the height of the building)
    c. Means of escape (Staircases/ramps – the number and width depends upon type of occupancy, occupant load and travel distance)
    d. Firefighting equipment: the functionality test of each equipment
    e. Verification of smoke management, fire safety of air conditioning
    f. Verification of any specialized risk/ Hazard and suggest appropriate safety measures
    g. Verify emergency lighting and exit signages
    h. Verification of emergency evacuation plan and preparedness of occupants in the usage of Fire system provided
  • The inspector then provides his recommendation to the Department based on the inspection.
  • If the application and inspection are in order then the provisional order is digitally signed and shared in the user’s login space.
  • The user can view and download the digital copy of the occupancy NOC in his login

Checklist:

  • Site Plan/ as built plans of location, floor wise plan, terrace plan, section and elevation duly marking fire safety systems

Time Limits:

  • For Buildings under 15 mts height : 7 days
  • For Buildings above 15 mts height: 14 days

Tree Felling Permission from Forest Department

Application for Tree Felling:

  • The Proponent shall submitApplication on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The applications are pre-scrutinized online at TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers. If the application is found to be in order, Divisional Forest Officer will forward application to Forest Range Officer. SMS/e-mail alert will be sent to the applicant.

Processing of the Application:

  • After receipt of the application in full form, inspection will be scheduled
  • Inspection of proposed site for felling and checking will be carried out by Forest Range Officer and Forest Section Officer.
  • Post inspection, the Forest Range Officer will submit online inspection report to Divisional Forest Officer.
  • Applicant will be accorded or refused felling permission by uploading the signed copy of felling permission on receipt of security deposit and inspection report from F.R.O.
  • Applicant can submit appeal to the Conservator of Forests in case of disagreement with the order of Divisional Forest Officer
  • Based on appeal submitted by applicant the Conservator of Forests will dispose the appeal

Checklist:

  • Enumeration List of Trees to be felled
  • Certificate of Ownership of tree/forest produce by Tahsildar

Time Limits:

  • Permission for felling Non-exempted trees : 15 days

VAT/CST/PT/ET/LT Registration from Commercial Tax Department

Application for Registration:

  • The Proponent shall submitApplication on-line throughthe Commercial Tax Department portal (https://www.tgct.gov.in/). A GIS based jurisdictional mapping system is present to assist the dealers to locate their correct Jurisdiction.
  • The applications are pre-scrutinized online in the portal to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers to the applicant.

Processing of the Application:

  • If the application is found to be in order, the VAT/CST/TOT application shall be approved within 1 working day of the receipt of the application set
  • If any discrepancy is found in application or the uploaded documents then the Registering authority may raise a query with valid reasons. The dealer has to reply to the query within 7 days, else his online application is deemed to be cancelled. A new Application has to be made for Registration.
  • In case of rejection of a registration application, the Registering Authority should issue a rejection order by recording the reasons for such rejection in writing.
  • All Registration Applications are to be processed within 1 working day. i.e. either accept and issue TIN or raise a Query.
  • If the Registration application is accepted, TIN is generated and intimated to the dealer by e-mail.
  • Once the TIN is generated, the Registration Certificate is to be signed and uploaded to dealer’s login.

Checklist:

  • Common for all Registration:
    a. Photo
    b. Address proof of Principal place of Business
    c. Address of proof of Additional Places ofBusiness/Branches/Godowns
    d. Proof of residence/ID of theOwner(s) of the business
    e. Copy of PAN Card of the Business
    f. Latest Bank Statement ( at least Preceding 1 month from date of application)
    g. Partnership Deed/Certificate from RoC
  • For Professional Tax Enrolment:
    a. Copy of PAN Card of all the partners & Directors ( inclMP/MD)
  • For Professional Tax Registration:
    a. Copy of Enrolment certificate
    b. List of employees( details such as name of employee/Date of Joining/Designation/Gross salary per month)
  • For Entertainment Tax:
    a. Copy of the Form B License issued by the appropriate authority

Time Limits:

  • For all registrations : 1 day

Electricity Connection from Energy Department

Application for Electricity Connection:

  • The Proponent shall submitApplication on-line through TS-iPASS (https://ipass.telangana.gov.in).
  • The applications are pre-scrutinized online at TS-iPASS to verify that the application is in full form with all required enclosures.
  • The deficiencies in the application will be informed by the scrutinizing officers to the applicant.

Processing of the Application:

  • If the application is found to be in order, the feasibility assessment will be carried out followed by which deposit amount will be intimated to consumer for electricity connection.
  • Post feasibility assessment, estimation will be carried out. After estimation is carried out on payment of fees an approval copy will be sent to the industrialist based on which the consumer can carry out extension works.
  • Post completion of extension works a work completion certificate along with CEIG certificate (For above 650 V connections) / Self certification form (for connections upto 650 V) has to be submitted to the authorities.
  • On receiving the work completion certificate an inspection will be carried out post which electricity will be released.

Checklist:

  • Identification Proof
  • Ownership Document of the property

Time Limits:

  • Where Right of Way is not required : 7 days
  • Where Right of Way is required : 15 days