Eating House License Registration
Delhi Police Act requires a license to be obtained for operating an Eating House. An applicant has to apply for the Eating House License under the City/State Police Headquarters and the Police Commissioner, Licensing- that is the monitoring authority to grant this license. As per the order of delegation of Power issued by the Commissioner of Police, Delhi, the Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi is the Registration Authority in relation to the registration of Eating Houses.
Eating House means :- “Any place to which the public are admitted, and where any kind of food or drink is supplied for consumption”. This license is provided by Licensing Police Commissioner of that city.
Eating House License Registration is done through
Documents required to obtain Eating House License
Residence proof of the applicant
Site Plan and postcard size photographs of Eating House
Photocopy of valid NDMC/MCD/DCB/Airport Authority of India Trade license and fee receipt
Document(s) to prove the legal occupancy of the place of Eating House and in case of tenancy, NOC from landlord
An affidavit on stamp paper of Rs.10/- duly attested by Notary Public
Fire NOC, if seating capacity of the eating house is 50 or more
Undertaking with regard to amusement activities
Undertaking regarding installation of CCTV Cameras with 30 days recording facility
Steps for getting the Eating House license
One can file the Eating House License application directly with the government. The process is long and requires 30-60 days to get completed:
For initiating the process of obtaining license, firstly Applicant has to obtain user ID and Password by giving request letter in person with the details of the Eating House.
Step 2 :
All the information is to be filled precisely for respective application for Eating House License. All the required documents should be uploaded for the purpose. There are numerous grounds for rejection of an application. The licensing authority may ask for any other specific documents if required.
Step 3 :
On completion of the application, you are required to meet Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi for scrutiny of your application and supporting documents.
Step 4 :
You will then need to follow-up with the government department for an update on your application. In case of rejection of your application for incomplete information or Mala fide application with misrepresented facts, the fees once paid will be forfeited by the government.
Step 5 :
The government department will take 45-60 working days to completely review your application and to grant Eating House License.
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