Functions of Industries Commissionerate

  1. Industries Commissionerate’s primary function is to promote meaningful industrial Development of small, medium and large sectors, assisted by its Network of District Industries Centres and in Co-ordination with the other Government offices, Board and Corporations. To carry out Industrial development of the state and implement legislations and schemes in this regard.
    • A commitment to create and implement conducive policies for industrial growth.
    • Accord approval for incentives to Industrial Projects under various schemes.
    • Assist industrial Units in acquiring requisite infrastructure facilities, land, water, power, natural gas, Telecommunication, skilled manpower etc. by recommending to the concerned authorities after examining and evaluating their requirements.
    • Allocate scarce raw materials such as molasses, alcohol, paraffin wax, palm fatty acid, pig-iron, Iron & steel, coal & coke etc. based on requirement of small & medium industrial Units.
    • Provide assistance for technology upgradation to improve product quality, support R&D institutions with fiscal grants and infrastructure.
    • Oversee the central stores and purchase organization activities to help departments and office of the State Government manage their procurements.
    • Assist rehabilitation of sick Industrial Units.
    • Assist Industries and establishments affected by natural calamities.
    • Market and promote Gujarat as a good investment destination.
  2. Identifying New Projects and conducting apprisals for potential investment opprorunities for the Summit. Co-ordinating and Managing implementation of existing project plans with various companies and agencies.
    • Providing information guidance and assisstance for various event management tasks.
    • Preparing comprehensive investment blue prints of thrust area such as special Economic Zones(SEZ) Auto and Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Textiles Gems & jewellery, Chemicals and Petrochemicals.
    Co-ordinating Monitoring of Projects and hand holding after an entrepreneur has confirmed his intention to set up the project in Gujarat till the Commissioning of the project, is the key function of the Industries Commissionerate and indexTb, the task of promoting the State as a good investment destination i.e. the work prior to the actual selection of Gujarat for a project by the entrepreneur, is performed by iNDEXTb in coordination with the Industries Commissionerate.
  3. Industrial Promotion
    • Area Development
    • Specific Industries Development
    • Entrepreneurship Development
    • Employment Generation in Industries
  4. Implementation of Notifications issued by different Ministries of Government of India
    • Ministry of Industries and Commerce
    • MSME
    • Textiles
    • Chemicals & Fertilizers
    • Steel
    • Information Technology
    • Others
  5. Implementation of GRs issued by Government of Gujarat
    • Industries & Mines Department
    • Others
  6. Co-ordination with other Departments and Offices of the Government
  7. Taking Policy initiatives for Industrial Development keeping in view the benefits of the entrepreneurs, thus making Gujarat more investor friendly.
  8. The Govt. of Gujarat is committed to strong leadership contitued advocacy for investor friendly,policies and an enduring commitment to achieve excellence in all Industrial Sectors, small, medium and large Industries, Industrial Infrastructure, Special economic Zones, textiles, salt, cluster development, gems & jewellery and environment amongst others. Industries Commissionerate Works as a facilator to achieve the state’s objectives for Industrial development.


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

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