Licensing of Contract Labour under the R&A Act, 1970


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  1. To every establishment in which twenty or more workmen are employed or were employed on any day of the preceding twelve months as contract labour;
  2. To every contractor who employees or who employed on any day of the preceding twelve months twenty or more workmen:
    Provided that the appropriate Government may, after giving not less than two months' notice of its intention so to do, by notification in the Official Gazette, apply the provisions of this Act to any establishment or contractor employing such number of workmen less than twenty as may be specified in the notification.

Time Line

Maximum Number of Days after complete application is submitted: 30 Days, Refund of Security 60 days. (As per notified at Sr. No. 228 and 229 under Right to Service Act, 2011)

Validity of License

One year from the date of issue

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