The Government of Karnataka permits 2169 export oriented units and establishments located outside the containment zones to operate with 30% strength from 07 June 2021.
The Department of Commerce &Industries has provided the list of 2169 permitted units and establishments in Annexure I & II of the notification.
Annexure I provide the list of Special Economic Zones/Units which are also export oriented.
Annexure II provides the list of Export Oriented Units (E O Us) registered with the concerned Export Promotion Councils.
Annexure III provides the SOPS to be followed by all units and establishments for the preventive measures to be taken against Covid -19.
The Factories (Karnataka Amendment) Act, 2023
07 Aug, 2023The Government of Karnataka has amended various provisions under The Factories Act, 1948, that also includes 4 days work week and provision allowing women to work between the hours of 7 P.M to 6 A.M subject to the conditions.
Auto renewal of Factory license
15 Apr, 2023The Director of Factories, Boilers, Industrial Safety and Health, Bengaluru has
clarified that the automatic renewal certificate would not contain the signature and
the seal of the official who is authorized the issue the renewal or the license as the
case may be. The computer generated certificate shall hold good without signature
of the authorized official for approval of the factory layout, registration amendment
Factories (Karnataka Amendment) Bill, 2023
22 Feb, 2023The Government of Karnataka has introduced the Factories (Karnataka Amendment) Bill, 2023 dated 22-02-2023.
Creche Facilities in Factories in Karnataka
13 Apr, 2022Director of Factories, Government of Karnataka has issued Circular advising all the Managements of the factories to restart providing creche facilities at factories in accordance with the Factories Act and the Rules thereunder.
License Extension under Karnataka Factory Rules
07 Mar, 2020Government of Karnataka has increased licensing renewal period to ten years or more but not exceeding fifteen years on payment of respective fees.