Latest Compliance Updates For Delhi

Paid Holiday on account of General Election in Delhi

28 Nov, 2022

The Delhi Government, on account of the General Election of Municipal Corporation of Delhi, has declared paid holiday for the eligible employees on 04 December 2022.

🏷️ Delhi Shops Act

NCT Delhi Holiday List - 2023

17 Nov, 2022

The Government of NCT Delhi has released the holiday list for the year 2023.

🏷️ Delhi Shops Act

Delhi Minimum Wages Notification - October 2022

14 Oct, 2022

The Government Of National Capital Territory of Delhi has notified the revised minimum wages including variable dearness allowance, effective from 01 October 2022.

🏷️ Delhi Minimum Wages Rules

Online Application for Exemption under Delhi Shops Act

05 Aug, 2022

Delhi Labour Department has launched online service to apply for exemptions under the Delhi Shops and Establishments Act.

🏷️ Delhi Shops Act

Corrigendum of Variable Dearness Allowance, Delhi

02 Aug, 2022

The Labour Department of Delhi has notified the corrigendum giving the changes in the variable dearness allowance for certain employment.

🏷️ Delhi Minimum Wages Rules

More Notifications

Online services by Delhi Labour Welfare Board

01 Jul, 2022
Delhi Labour Welfare Board has notified that the following services are available in their Website with immediate effect.
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Paid holiday on 23 June 2022 for Bye-Elections, Delhi

10 Jun, 2022
The NCT Delhi Labour Department has published a notification stating that all employers of Industrial Establishments, Factories, Shops and Commercial Establishments in NCT of Delhi shall grant paid holiday to their employees on 23 June 2022 on account of Bye Elections.

Delhi Minimum Wages Notification

23 May, 2022
The Labour Department of Delhi has notified the revised rate of minimum wages that shall be effective from 01 April 2022.

Paid Holiday in NCT Delhi for General Election In Uttar Pradesh

28 Jan, 2022
Election Commission Of India has declared paid holiday from 10th February 2022 to 07th March 2022 on account of general election in Uttar Pradesh.

Draft Delhi Shops and Establishments (Amendment) Rules, 2021

24 Sep, 2021
The Government of Delhi NCT proposes to make the Delhi Shops and Establishments (Amendment) Rules, 2021 and they shall come into force on the date of their publication in the Delhi Gazette or after 15 days of publication of draft Rules. The objections and suggestions in this behalf should be addressed to the Additional Secretary (Labour), C-Block, 5, Sham Nath, Marg, Delhi-110054.

Delhi goes forward with Common display for compliance under various labour laws

05 Jul, 2021
The NCT Delhi Labour Department, asks the establishments to adopt a common display for compliance under the existing labour laws as a next step forward in simplifying the statutory compliances.

Registrations are now easy with integration of SPICE portal with Delhi Shops Portal

28 May, 2021
SPICE+ Portal is now integrated with Delhi Shops & Establishment registration portal. SPICE+ Portal is a single window for any company that wants to incorporate under the Companies Act and also register under Delhi Shops & Registration Act. This is yet another step towards ease of doing business.
Holiday lists for delhi

Public Holidays




Leave Rules For Delhi

Here is a snapshot of various leave rules as per the Delhi Shops & Establishments Act.

Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)15 daysAfter 12 months of continuous service
5 daysAfter 4 months of continuous service
Casual Leave (CL)12 dayssick leave or casual leave both combined
1 dayafter one month of continuous employment
Sick Leave (SL)12 dayssick leave or casual leave both combined
1 dayafter one month of continuous employment
Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward45 Days
Working hours in a day9
Total hours in a week48
Rest Interval30 minutesRest after 5 hours of work

About Delhi

Delhi officially known as the National Capital Territory of Delhi (NCT), is a city and a union territory of India containing New Delhi, the capital of India.

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