Government of Tamil Nadu
Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Department
Commissionerate of Industries and Commerce
தொழில் வணிக ஆணையரகம்

 

Establishing an Industrial Project


A. Steps to be followed by an entrepreneur

  • Gather information on the project and the products you propose to manufacture.
  • Prepare a Project Report giving details on the project and the products you propose to manufacture.
  • Decide the location of the Project to be set up.
  • Find out the procedures required to be completed before physical implementation of the project

B.  Get a detailed project report prepared which interalia should include  following components

  • Market survey of the products you propose to manufacture.
  • Characteristics of the Location.
  • Land and building requirements.
  • Requirements and availability of Plant and Machinery.
  • Requirement of other utilities namely power, water, steam etc.
  • Assessment of Working Capital requirements.
  • Technology tie-up.
  • Raw materials specifications.
  • Manpower requirements.
  • Schedule of Implementation.
  • Estimates of Project Cost.
  • Tie up of means of finance.
  • Break even Point.
  • Internal Rate of Return.
  • Cash flow.
  • Debt service Coverage Ratio to establish financial viability.
  • Economic Benefits.

Tamil Nadu Business Facilitation Act- 2017

An Ordinance to support the State of Tamil Nadu, in its aspiration of being one of the most preferred investment destination in the country, by ensuring adequate information availability to the investors thereby enabling them to take informed decisions and to ensure single point receipt of applications for securing clearances that are required to establish or expand an enterprise and for clearances required during normal course of business including renewals in a time-bound manner and to provide for effective grievance redressal mechanism and fine in case of failure of Competent Authorities to act within a time limit and for matters connected therewith or incidental thereto.

1. Constitution of MSME District Single Window Committee
(Constitution, powers and functions of MSME District Single Window Committee)

The Government shall, by notification, constitute a MSME District Single Window Committee with the District Collector as the Chairman, Regional Joint Director of Industries and Commerce as the Member Convener in respect of Chennai district, General Manager, District Industries Centre as the Member Convener for other districts with the Competent Authorities concerned and not exceeding two persons from Trade Associations, Chambers of Commerce and Technical Experts as members, as may be prescribed.

The Competent Authorities who are members of the MSME District Single Window Committee shall attend all meetings personally and in case they are unable to attend the meeting, they may depute a senior level officer with a written authorization to take appropriate decision in the meeting.

The MSME District Single Window Committee shall exercise the following powers and perform the following functions, namely:—

  • meet at such time and place as the Chairman of the Committee may decide and  transact business as per the prescribed procedure;
  • review and monitor the processing of applications by the Competent Authorities;
  • forward cases with remarks and relevant documents to the MSME State Single Window Committee for decision under section 24;
  • inform the applicant of the date on which the application was received by the     Competent  Authority and the date on which such application shall be deemed to have been approved under  section 12;
  • invite Competent Authorities or experts, who are not members of the Committee, as special  invitees for any meeting of the MSME District Single Window Committee, as desired by the  Chairman of the Committee; and
  • exercise such other powers and perform such other functions as may be prescribed.

Tamil Nadu Business Facilitation Ordinance No. 7

Framing of Tamil Nadu Business Facilitation Rules 2017

 

 2.  Constitution of MSME State Single Window Committee
(Constitution, powers and functions of MSME State Single Window Committee).

The Government shall, by notification, constitute a Micro, Small and Medium department State Single Window Committee with the Industries Commissioner and Director of Industries and Commerce as the Chairman, the Additional Director of Industries and Commerce as the Member Convener and such other members from Competent Authorities concerned, as may be prescribed.

The Competent Authorities, who are members of the MSME State Single Window Committee shall attend all meetings personally and in case they are unable to attend the meeting, they may depute a senior level officer with a written authorization to take appropriate decision in the meeting.

The MSME State Single Window Committee shall exercise the following powers and perform the following functions, namely:

      • meet at such time and place as the Chairman of the Committee may decide and  transact business as per the prescribed procedure;
      • review and monitor the processing of applications by the Competent Authorities;
      • review and monitor the disposal of applications by the MSME District Single  Window Committee;
      • consider and decide cases under sections 24 and 25;
      • forward cases with remarks and relevant documents to the MSME Investment  Promotion and Monitoring Board for decision under section 26;
      • invite Competent Authorities or experts, who are not members of the Committee, as special invitees for any meeting of the MSME State Single Window Committee, as desired by the Chairman of the Committee; and
      • exercise such other powers and perform such other functions may be prescribed.

 

3. Constitution of MSME Investment Promotion and Monitoring Board
(Constitution, powers and functions of MSME Investment Promotion and Monitoring Board)

The Government may, by notification, constitute a MSME Investment Promotion and Monitoring Board with the Minister for Rural Industries, Government of Tamil Nadu as the Chairman, Industries Commissioner and Director of Industries and Commerce as the Member Convener and such other members as may be prescribed.

The MSME Investment Promotion and Monitoring Board shall exercise the following powers and perform the following functions, namely:

      • meet at such time and place as the Chairman of the Board may decide  and transact  business as per the prescribed procedure;
      • review and monitor the disposal of applications by the MSME District Single Window Committee, MSME State Single Window Committee and the Competent Authorities;
      • provide strategic direction and oversee the functioning of MSME District Single   Window Committee and MSME State Single Window Committee;
      • consider and decide cases under section 26;
      • review any other issue related to investor facilitation as put forth by the MSME District Single Window Committee or MSME State Single Window Committee;
      • exercise such other powers and perform such other functions as may be prescribed.

 

The orders passed by the MSME Investment Promotion and Monitoring Board for issuing clearances to enterprises up to investment limits as may be notified under sub-section (1) of section 5, shall be final and binding on the MSME District Single Window Committee, MSME State Single Window Committee and the Competent Authorities.

For further clarifications please visit
https://www.easybusiness.tn.gov.in/app/webroot/files/TBF%20rules,2017%20291017-351-Ex-III-1a.pdf

 

 

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