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The Industries Commissionerate functions under the Industries & Mines Department of Government of Gujarat and implements industrial Policies of the state and central Governments. The Industries Commissioner is head of the Industries Commissionerate.

The prime responsibility of IC office is to observe and proactively act as a catalyst in industrial development and bringing about industrial reforms. Also actively works towards removal of hindrances in the Industrial development of Gujarat. As part of industrial promotions, the office offers various incentive schemes and subsidies to the entrepreneurs for development and up gradation of manufacturing facilities. In case of natural calamities, the office offers various benefits and packages to the industries. Special focus is given for the development of MSME. As also for ensuring the smooth implementation of all projects and paying special emphasis in employment Generation by promoting sectors such as Gems & Jewelry, Textile & apparel and salt.

The office has introduced an innovative system of single Window Clearance to simplify the administrative procedures for establishment of industries in Gujarat. This has greatly benefited and motivated the entrepreneurs to invest in the state. Investment facilitation mechanism has been introduced with iNDEXTb as nodal agency. Govt. of Gujarat has been making continuous efforts to make the state attractive for investment through upgrading infrastructure and facilitating investors. Vibrant Gujarat Global Investor’s Summit organized in every consecutive year since 2003. The office of the Industries Commissioner continues to play pivotal role in the industrial development of Gujarat & improving the delivery system. As Gujarat continues to cross new frontiers the Industries Commissionerate has Increasing responsibility to listen, understand and respond diligently to help become vibrant and robust economy. The Industries Commissionerate has undertaken a multitude of promotional efforts to accelerate the state’s Industrial progress. Proactively contributing to an array of events held both nationally and globally, substantial assistance has been provided to organizations such as CII, FICCI and others. Furthermore, to attract talent from across India, round table conference and road shows were organized by iNDEXTb in New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai among other cities.

Govt. of Gujarat has come out with a new Industrial Policy in January 2015, which is aimed at,

  1. Investment accelerating the flow of quality Investment.
  2. Employability creating employability substantial employment for facilitating early fructification of this investment and
  3. Quality Making “Made in Gujarat” a Global Brand to meet with the above objectives. On a personal note, this website, marks my personal commitment and that of our entire team, to achieve the state’s objectives for industrial development. It is a privilege to serve as the Industries Commissioner of Gujarat and I look forward to even greater success for the state in the years to come.
  1. In each district one agency to deal with all requirements of small and village Industries. This is called “District Industries Centre”
  2. The District Industries Centers have undertaken various programmes for investment promotion at the grassroot level such as a organizing seminars workshops, extending support for trade fairs and exhibitions organized by various Industries associations.
  3. All the services and support required by for MSME units under the single roof of the District Industries Centre. The Centre has a separate wing to look-after the special needs of cottage and house-hold industries as district from small industries.
  4. Administration
    General Manager is the head of the District Industries Centre. The post of General Manager is of Joint / Deputy Commissioner level. The General Manager has senior officers to assist him, such as Manager (Raw Material), Manager (Credit), Manage (Economic Investigation), Manager (Marketing) Industrial Promotion Officer(IPO) and Technical Officer cum Project Manager (PM)

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  1. Monitoring of DICs
    The functioning of DICs and their achievement is monitored by Industries Commissioner, Meeting of General Managers are organized frequently to evaluate the performance and also help in resolving difficulties in implementation of different schemes. To resolve the problems of industries/industrialists, there are two types of committee at the district level viz.
    1. District Industrial Executive Committee (DIEC)
      DIEC is constituted for solving industry related problems And promoting industrial growth. District Collector is the Chairman of this Committee and General Manager of DIC is the Member Secretary. The other members of the DIEC are President of District Panchayat, DDO, MP, MLAs, Prominent persons active in Industries in the district and members of all district level industries associations.
    2. Single Window Industrial Follow up Team (SWIFT)
      Entrepreneurs face many difficulties when they start new industries. They have to deal with many government agencies and get many clearances. SWIFT helps them in guiding solving their problems at a single spot. This committee is working under the District Collector, General Manager of DIC is the Member Secretary and District Development Officer is Vice President of SWIFT. All industries related officers in the district are members of this committee.
  2. Functions of DICs
    • Registration
      • EM Part-I acknowledgement
      • EM Part-II acknowledgement
      • C.S.P.O.
      • Lubricating, Oil, Grease Licence
    • Recommendation
      • Land recommendation for N.A.
    • Incentive Scheme
    • Seminars
      • District or Taluka Level
      • Buyer-Seller & Exhibition
    • Others Activities
      • Recovery of Package Loan margin Money Loan & Subsidy
      • Welfare of Salt Workers and Recovery of Royalty from Salt Workers.
      • Follow up of Industrial Approvals.
      • Follow up of units which have availed benefits under incentives schemes
    • Self Employment scheme
      • Recommendation of loan applications under Vajpayee Bankable Scheme
      • Recommendation of loan application under PMEGP Scheme
      • Manav Kalyan Yojana – Tool kits to artisans.
    • Co-operative Package Scheme
      • Package Scheme
      • Handloom Development Scheme
      • Training & Production centre
      • Woolen Carpet Centre
      • Weaving Scheme
      • Recovery of Loan & Share contribution of Co-operative Societies
      • Liquidation of Industrial Society
      • Preparation of Project Profiles
      • Audit of Industrial Society
      • Gramodyog Vikas Kendra
      • Hastakala Mela


Office of The Industries Commissionerate Block No. 1, 2nd Floor, Udyog Bhavan, Gandhinagar 382 010. Gujarat. INDIA
Ph. : 23252683/23252617 • Email ID : iccord@gujarat.gov.in

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