For getting guidance for the selection of product/industry
the following Institution may be contacted :
Chief Information Officer (Technical Information)
Guindy, Chennai - 32.
Industrial and Technical Consultancy Organisation
of Tamilnadu Limited (ITCOT),
Chennai - 6.
Tamilnadu Small Industries Development Corporation
Limited (SIDCO), Chennai.
Small Industries Service Institute (SISI), Guindy,
Chennai - 32.
The Provisional registration Certificate should
be obtained by SSI units from the District Industries
Centre of the concerned district. In case of medium
scale large scale units SIA registration shall
be done. If the product falls under compulsory
licence, the same shall be obtained. If the project
involves foreign currency for importing capital
goods, steps should be taken to obtain an import
licence, wherever necessary. The machinery should
be directly imported by the user by opening LC.
Land and Industrial Shed If the site where the
industry is to be set up is an agricultural land,
it has to be reclassified for Industrial use.
To get this done, the Town Planning Officer, the
Tahsildar and the Deputy Commissioner or the Assistant
Commissioner should be approached.
For allotment of a shed in industrial estate,
the entrepreneur has to approach SIDCO or SIPCOT.
The plan of the proposed building must be approved
The local administrative authority such as the
village Panchayat, The Municipality, The City
Corporation, MMDA, etc. as applicable.
The Inspector of Factories SIPCOT/SDCO if the
developed plot has been allotted within their
If the unit is to be located in any hill area
like Nilgiris, Yercaud, Kodaikanal, etc. Special
permission has to be sought from the Government
An application for the required power supply
should be made to the Executive Engineer, Tamilnadu
State Electricity Board.
5. Registration of Industry
The entrepreneurs may have to register the industry
with the authorities listed below as applicable:
Commissioner of Commercial Taxes Regional Provident
Fund Commissioner Collector, Central Excise Secretariat
for Industrial Approvals (SIA), New Delhi (in
respect of medium & large scale industries)
Drug Controller (Pharmaceutical Concerns) Director
of Plant Protection, Central Control and Insecticide
Cell, Faridabad (for pesticide manufacturing concerns)
Director, Food and Vegetable Products ( for fruits
processing concerns) F.P.O. License. Tamilnadu
Pollution Control Board (for Pollution Clearance)