Manufacturing with use of power with 10 or more workmen
Manufacturing without power with 20 or more workmen
Manufacturing / process in “dangerous operations”
Each state has its own rules and procedure for obtaining license and renewals. It includes approval of factory plans and machinery layout application for license / renewals with fees depending upon number of total workmen employed and installed horse power. Maintenance of various registers, records etc. Enactment also requires certain notices and returns to be submitted to the authorities.
There are penalties for different breaches and contraventions. For any non or less compliances of the rules, occupier and manager of the factory shall each be guilty of an offence punishable with imprisonment and/or fine. There are provisions of enhanced penalty after previous conviction.