Section 25A - Application of sections 25C to 25E : Industrial Disputes Act 1947
What is the Application of sections 25C to 25E? Section 25A of Industrial Disputes Act
Section 25A of Industrial Disputes Act 1947 : "Application of
sections 25C to 25E"
25A. (1) Sections 25C to 25E inclusive shall not
apply to industrial establishments to which Chapter
V-B applies, or-
(a) to industrial establishments in which less than fifty
workmen on an average per working day have been employed in the
preceding calendar month; or
(b) to industrial establishments which are of a seasonal
character or in which work is performed only intermittently.
(2) If a question arises whether an industrial establishment
is of a seasonal character or whether work is performed therein
only intermittently, the decision of the appropriate Government
thereon shall be final.
Explanation : In this section and in sections 25C, 25D and
25E, "industrial establishment" means-
(i) a factory as defined in clause (m) of section 2 of the
Factories Act, 1948 (63 of 1948); or
(ii) a mine as defined in clause (f) of section 2 of the
Mines Act, 1952 (35 of 1952);or
(iii) a plantation as defined in clause (f) of section 2 of
the Plantations Labour Act, 1951 (69 of 1951).