The Government of Himachal Pradesh has declared paid holiday on 10 May 2023, for eligible employees employed in factories, industrial establishments, shops and commercial establishments, on account of bye election in 04-Jalanddhar Parliamentary Constituency of Punjab.
Extension of Closing Hour under Himachal Pradesh Shops & Establishments Act, 1969
20 May, 2023The Government of Himachal Pradesh has extended the closing hours from 9:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M., under the Himachal Pradesh Shops And Commercial Establishments Act, 1969, till 31st July 2023.
Paid Holiday in Himachal Pradesh on account of Election in Shimla, Palampur
26 Apr, 2023The Government of Himachal Pradesh has declared paid holiday on 2 May 2023, for eligible employees employed in factories, industrial establishments and commercial establishments, on account of municipal corporation election in Shimla and bye-election in Ward No. 2, Palampur Upperla of Municipal Corporation Palampur.
Exemption under Himachal Pradesh Shops Act
28 Dec, 2022The Government of Himachal Pradesh, considering the heavy rush of tourists on the occasion of new year, with effect from 28 Dec 2022 to 02 Jan 2023, has exempted all shops and establishments from the operation of Section 8 (Intervals for meals or rest), Section 9 (Opening and Closing hours), and Section 10 (Close day) under the Himachal Pradesh Shops and Commercial Establishment Act, 1969.