HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKES FOR LM REGISTRATION

HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKES FOR LM REGISTRATION

Date : 2020-05-25

Legal Metrology registrations can be applied in 3 capacities: -Manufacturer, Packer & Importer. In all of these 3cases, there are different timelines. As such Act don’t prescribe the timelines by which it is incumbent upon the legal metrology department to grant the registration. Let’s Understand the timelines in the following points: -
  1. If You have applied Importer Registration for importing Weighing & Measuring items:- There is no prescribed period under the act by which department has to grant the registration. In general, it may take around 3 to 4months to obtain this registration. Since this registration is granted by the central government’s Ministry of Consumer Affairs has its office in Delhi, nowhere else. You need to apply to your local jurisdictional legal metrology department which will forward the application to the Director of Legal Metrology in Delhi with a report as to the antecedents & technical capabilities of the applicant. However, you may hire the legal metrology professionals who can get this work at earliest to say a few days.

  2. If you have applied Manufacturer/packer or importer/packer registration for importing any commodity:- There is no prescribed period under the act by which department has to grant the registration. In general, it may take around 3 to 4months to obtain this registration. This registration can be granted by the state government or central government both but most of the people do prefer central license because central license covers the whole of India wherein by state license you can sell the prepacked goods within the same state only. If you want to apply for the central license, registration will be granted by the central government’s Ministry of Consumer Affairs having its office in Delhi, nowhere else. You need to apply to your local jurisdictional legal metrology department which will forward the application to the Director of Legal Metrology in Delhi. However, you may hire the legal metrology professionals who can get this work at earliest to say a few days.

Conclusion:-

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