The Telangana Government has enacted the “Telangana State Industrial Project Approval and Self-Certification System (TS-iPASS) Act, 2014” (Act No.3 of 2014) for speedy processing of applications for issue of various clearances required for setting up of industries at a single point based on the self-certificate provided by the entrepreneur and also to create investor friendly environment in the State of Telangana.

The Salient features of the TS-iPASS are:

  • All departments connected for establishing and operation of an Enterprise brought under purview of TS-iPASS
  • Time Limits set for each approval varying from 1 day to a maximum of 30 days depending upon on the complexity of the approval
  • Pre-Scrutiny of the applications at State Level and District Level to assist the entrepreneurs in a proper submission of applications and to avoid delay in processing the files by the departments
  • Making mandatory for the Competent Authorities to seek shortfall/additional information required, if any, only once, within three days from receipt of the application
  • Empowering the Entrepreneurs with Right to clearances under TS-iPASS, to know the reasons for delay if any in getting the clearance within time limits and penalizing the officers responsible for the delay

Click here to access the online application for TS-iPass