How to get License to establish Sawmill in Kerala?
- Documents Required for getting the license to establish Sawmill in Kerala
- How do apply online for getting the license to establish Sawmill in Kerala?
- Inspection Procedure
- Application Status of license to establish Sawmill in Kerala
- Time Required for getting the license to establish Sawmill in Kerala
- Contact Person
|Name of the Service||License to establish Sawmill in Kerala|
|Beneficiaries||Citizens of Kerala|
|Online Application Link||Click Here|
License to establish a sawmill and other wood-based industrial units is under the Forest Department of Kerala.
The following are the documents required for a License to establish a sawmill and other wood-based industrial units in Kerala.
Ownership/possession certificate, Lease agreement
SSI registration/Factories and Boilers License
Electricity Connection documents
Follow below are the steps to apply online for a License to Establish Sawmill and other wood-based industrial units in Kerala.
Register on KSWIFT website. Kerala Single Window Interface for Fast and Transparent (KSWIFT) is the platform for all transactions with the Government of Kerala on the issue of granting licenses and approvals in a time-bound manner. KSWIFT is expected to reduce the physical touchpoints in the entire clearance process, thereby making the entire process more efficient and effective.
Once registered, log in to KSWIFT website.
Click on New Project to enter details about your enterprise
Fill the questionnaire on a proposed enterprise
A list of approvals required will be displayed
Fill out the Common Application Form
Upload Supporting Documents
You have to make the required fee for the processing of your application
The processing of the application will be done by relevant departments/agencies.
Approvals will be issued by departments/agencies after due verification.
A quality check shall be done on the documents submitted by the applicant in terms of completeness and correctness of the information furnished.
The inspector shall inspect the following:
The correctness of the details mentioned in the application about location, types, and the number of trees.
The inspector should collect photographic evidence if any non-compliance has been observed.
The inspector may seek information/clarifications or documentary evidence from the applicant to ascertain the correctness of the application.
If the applicant or representative willfully delays or obstructs the inspector in carrying out an inspection, the same shall be recorded in the inspection report for taking further necessary action in the matter.
At the end of the inspection, the Inspector may inform the applicant about apparent non-compliance observed during the inspection so that necessary corrective action may be initiated wherever required.
The inspection report should be submitted within 48 hours of completion of the inspection and a copy of the same should be issued to the establishment.
All observations of the inspection along with photographic evidence of noncompliance should be included as part of the report.
The application status of License to Establish Sawmill in Kerala can track through K-Swift website.
The required time for getting a License to Sawmill in Kerala is within 90 days.
The contact person for License to establish Sawmill in Kerala is an Authorized Officer- Forest Officer.
You can find a list of common KSIDC queries and their answer in the link below.
KSIDC queries and its answers
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Once the Clearance / Permit is ready with respect to a Departments, system will communicate to you through e-Mail / SMS. You can also check after signing in the portal, the requisite clearance documents will be uploaded on your portal.
The following fields are mandatory, while you register in KSWIFT: 1. e-Mail ID 2. Mobile Number 3. PAN 4. Aadhaar Number 5. Photo Scanned
Enclosures can be uploaded with the application in electronic format. The maximum size of the file will be prompted by System.
Personal information can be edited, after you Login. Menu option is provided to change the Profile & Password. These changes will get reflected in the system once you login the next time.
The requisite amount will be displayed on the screen while you apply Online. The fee amount can be remitted only using the On-line payment (ePayment) option. The fees of all the Departments can be remitted in on shot using the On-line ePayment.