2019

As per Gazette notification, Central Government has notified that every employer shall on or before the 1st day of February in each year, upload the unified annual return under the Payment of Bonus Act in Form D on the web portal of the Ministry of Labour and Employment (Shramsuvidha Portal) giving information as to the particulars specified in respect of the preceding year

The Government of West Bengal has issued the notification revising the Minimum rates of Wages effective 1st January 2019

The Government of Maharashtra has revised the Minimum rates of Wages (variable dearness allowance) effective 1st January 2019 which will be valid till 30th June 2019

The government of Kerala, Labour and Skills (E) Department has revised the variable dearness allowance for employment in Shops and Commercial Establishment and employment in Computer Software Sector. The CPI numbers applicable for the month of November 2018

The Central Government has amended Employees’ Provident Funds Scheme, 1952 by adding a new provision under Paragraph 68HH vide the Employees’ Provident Funds (Amendment) Scheme, 2018.

As per this scheme, in a Factory or any Establishment, a member is allowed for a non-refundable advance up to seventy-five per cent of the amounts standing to his credit in the Fund.

Provided that member has not been employed in any factory or other establishments for a continuous period of not less than one month immediately preceding the date on which he makes an application for such non-refundable advance.

It was notified and is effective from 6th December 2018

The notification from West Bengal Labour Department regarding dispensing the provision of fees for renewal of license for Shops & Establishment Registration. It was notified and is effective from 28th November 2018.

 

The notification from Haryana Labour Department exempting the periodical renewal of Registration certificate under the Shops and Establishment issued under the Clause (II) of Subsection 2 of Section 13. It was notified and is effective from 21st November 2018.

The notification from Punjab Labour Department exempting the periodical renewal of Registration certificate under the Shops and Establishment issued under the Clause (II) of Subsection 2  of Section 13. It was notified and is effective from 1st November 2018.