Welcome to the DIGIT-Trade License product demo script. The key objective of the demo script is to walk users through the trade license module and highlight module capabilities and functions.
The Trade License module offers a comprehensive platform that automates the entire trade license approval process. The TL module streamlines the entire process right from the point of citizens applying for a trade license to the trade license certificate generation.
Key Challenges Addressed
The module aims to address key trade license governance challenges that include -
Most trades are not registered with the city administration
Lack of transparency in the manual application process
Lack of clarity in the trade license fee computation
Key benefits of using the Trade licenses application -
Transparent process and fee computation
The city administration has the registry of trades operating in the city which helps in better planning of resources
Faster issuance of licenses
Consolidated TL application help ULBs -
Plan city infrastructure
data of all restaurants/party halls are available with the ULBs with the amount of waste generated every day - ULBs can plan efficient SWM truck routing logistics to collect the waste
data of markets and hawkers are present - better infrastructure for shopping complexes can be planned
data of manufacturing and textile units are available - ULB can plan for better power management
Vital to know dangerous and offensive trades like cracker sales / Chemical companies to keep fire stations informed of events
Generate revenue and facilitate prompt services to the citizen
Trade License Application Submit
Any citizen who runs a business in the city should get his business/trade registered with the ULB. On registering ULB provides a valid license which is valid for a time period.
Citizens in the TL application should provide info about the
Business/trade (name, location, nature of business)
Ownership details of the trade
Required documents prescribed in the application form
Trade units and accessories - accessories are equipment that is required for the trade which might be of dangerous nature or might make noise during operation like compressors, motors, and pumps.
On submit, the application auto-generates the fee that should be paid by the application and on making the payment it moves to the department side for processing.