How to Register with Central Excise Department? What are the documents required for Central Excise Registration? Who are liable to register with Central Excise? Online Registration with Central Excise Authority.


Those manufacturers who are liable to pay Excise Duty and want to register with Central Excise Department may go through the guidance for registering their company or firm with Central Excise Department.


To whom mandatory registration of Central Excise is applicable?

The following Persons are liable to register with Central Excise
As per Rule 9 of Central Excise Rules, 2002, the following persons are required to obtain excise registration:  
Every manufacturer of dutiable goods
First and second stage dealers desiring to issue Cenvatable invoices  
Persons holding warehouses for storing non‐duty paid goods

Who are not liable to register with Central Excise?
The following persons are not liable to register with Central Excise Department:
Persons who manufacture the excisable goods, which are chargeable to nil rate of excise duty or are fully exempt from duty by a notification
Small scale units availing the exemption based on value of clearances under a notification. However, such units will be required to give a declaration once the value of their clearances crosses Rs.90 lakhs for a financial year
Persons manufacturing excisable goods by following the warehousing procedure under the Customs Act, 1962 subject to certain conditions
Person who carries on wholesale trade or deals in excisable goods (except first and second stage dealer, as defined in Cenvat Credit Rules, 2004)
Persons who use excisable goods for any purpose other than for processing or manufacture of goods availing benefit of concessional duty exemption notification.



What is the Procedure to register with Central Excise Department? How Registration Registration can be done?

Those who seek new registration can login to the website   and register their business. After entering required information and submitting the form, an acknowledgement will be generated confirming that password for login has been delivered to the e-mail address of the user which enables the user to login as normal user.
The user can fill Form A-1 online after login on to the website. After submission of the e-form  duly filled A ‐ 1 would be generated, giving the option to make any changes by way of ?Modify? tab. User can print the duly filled/modified form and needs to click on submit button. After submission of form the user can take print out of the acknowledgement generated consequently to submit the printed form and printed acknowledgement along with requisite documents
to the excise authorities. The documents should be self attested.

What documents are necessary for Central Excise Registration? Supporting documents to be submitted with Central Excise registration application


What is the penalty for failure to get registered with Central Excise?

Penalty for failure to get registered with Central excise is provided in Section 25. As per rule 25 of Central Excuse Rules, 2002 and Section 9 of the Central Excise Act, 1944, If the manufacturer or producer who is required to take registration fails to apply for registration, a penalty up to duty of contravening goods or Rs 10,000, whichever is higher, can be imposed and contravening goods can be confiscated. Moreover, imprisonment up to 7 years (minimum 6 months) can be imposed.


Is single registration sufficient if separation of premises by a public road?

Yes, When two premises of the same factory are segregated by public road, canal, railway line, single registration would suffice


Can same premise register with different persons?


No, The same premise cannot be registered in name of two different persons unless the Person holding earlier registration certificate surrenders registration certificates in respect of that premises. In a broad‐spectrum it is necessary to prevent any body from walking away from registered premises without discharging duty liability. Therefore a registered person shall discharge all the liability before surrendering the Registration Certificate.

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