Central Excise > Central Excise Registration

All the manufacturers of goods have to pay central excise duty and this indirect tax is administered by the Central Government under the authority of Entry 84 of the Union List (List1) under Seventh Schedule read with Articles 268 to 281 of the Constitution of India. Indirect taxes are a big source of revenue for the govt. and are a big part of the transaction. It is, therefore, critical to understand the factors in such taxes and through appropriate planning reduce the costs to the extent possible. Indirect taxes like central excise effect a lots of businessmen as they are applicable to activities that span from manufacturing to final consumption, including distribution, trading and imports, as well as services. We proceed for the registration of the Assessee under Central Excise Act.

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Procedure of obtaining registration.,

The application for registration is to be filed with the Superintendent of Central Excise having jurisdiction over the premises in respect whereof the registration is to be obtained. As per the provisions of the Central Excise Act, 1944 and Central Excise Rules, 2002, following are the list of documents that are required for the purpose of registration with Central Excise Department

  • Copy of Permanent Account Number (PAN) of the company.
  • Proof of constitution of the company- the Memorandum of Association (MoA) and Articles of Association (AoA) of the company.
  • Possession letter/allotment letter/rent deed of the premises to be registered;
  • Copy of Rent/Lease agreement of the premises /warehouse.
  • Copy of Ground plan of the premises
  • Copy of Board Resolution authorizing the officer concerned to sign, execute the application.
  • Grounds plan of the premises in duplicate including details of plant & machinery etc.;
  • Name/address/designation/telephone number/ e-mail address etc of the authorized officer.
  • Identity and address proof of the directors of the company
  • Bank Account details:
  • Copy of IE Code registration number (if available)
  • Copy of Sales Tax Registration number – State and Central ( if available)
  • Details of three major excisable goods.
  • Declaration by the authorized officer.
  • List of items with their Tariff sub-headings proposed to be manufactured; list of items with their Tariff sub-headings, if any, obtained, under Chapter X procedure or dealt within;
  • Registration certificate issued under Shop and Establishment Act and PAN Number;
  • Duly filled in application in the form R-I in triplicate;
  • The application for registration in form R-I is either to be signed before the Superintendent of Central Excise or can be submitted duly attested and notarised by the notary public.

Grant of registration.

After receipt of application for registration, the jurisdictional Superintendent is to grant registration within 30 days of the receipt of the application. Even if the registration is not granted, it will be deemed to have been granted. The registration is in respect of premises and not a person.

Stage of filing application for registration.

  • For the goods that attract Central Excise duty right from the beginning, the registration is to be applied for before the removal of the goods. These goods are not covered under Small-Scale Exemption notification. Even where a manufacture of goods eligible for Small-Scale exemption opts for availment of CENVAT credit, the registration is to be applied for before the removal of the goods.
  • Manufacturers of Cosmetics and Refrigeration goods are to apply for registration after crossing the clearances of Rs. 30 lakhs.
  • Manufacturers of other goods are to apply for registration when the clearances exceed Rs. 50 lakhs.

Validity of registration certificate.

A registration certificate is valid till the relevant unit is engaged in manufacturing of excisable goods. The registration certificate is not required to be renewed.

Transferability of registration certificate.

Registration certificate is not transferable. When a registered person transfers his business to another person, the transferee has to obtain a fresh registration.

Requirement of amendment in registration certificate.

  • When a registered firm or a company or association of persons undergoes a change in Constitution, the jurisdictional Range Officer is to be intimated within 30 days of such a change for incorporation of this fact in the registration certificate.
  • In case a registered person desires to manufacture a new product, he is to get the product endorsed on his registration certificate.

Requirement of exhibition of registration certificate.

  • Every registered person is required to exhibit the registration certificate or a certified copy thereof in a conspicuous part of the registered premises.
  • Whether 100% export oriented unit or unit in free trade zone is required to be registered.
  • A 100% Export Oriented Unit or a unit in Free Trade Zone licenced or appointed under the provisions of Customs Act, 1962, is deemed to be registered under the Central Excise law.

Surrender of registration certificate

When the registered person ceases to carry out the operation for which he is registered, he is required to surrender his registration certificate immediately to the Range Officer.

How to obtain duplicate registration certificate

In case the original registration certificate is lost or destroyed, the assessee can apply for a duplicate registration certificate to the jurisdictional Range Superintendent after depositing a fee of Rs.30/- through a TR-6 challan in any nominated branch of Punjab National Bank.

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