When Is a Shops and Establishments License Required?

Various employment conditions are covered under the Shops and Establishments Act, including wage payments, working hours, breaks, meals, holidays, and vacations.  All businesses must register, except those covered by the Factory Act of 1948.  Shops and establishment registration certificates are required for the application of other licenses. A current account for a business is usually required as proof of commerce by most banks. Within 30 days of starting a business, anyone seeking a commercial presence must register under the Act. In order to open a bank account for your business, you must register. In order to conduct business, a license […]