Trade License is required to be obtained by traders and other specified business from the Muncipal Corporation or othe local authority. Trade License is permit issued by Muncipality to a entity to carry on specific business at a specific premises.
Schedule X of the Karnataka Muncipal Corporations Act, 1976 lists the trades and Industries that require a trade license from concerned Municipal Authorities. In Bangalore, BBMP is the civic agency that issues trade licenses to various shops and industries within its jurisdiction. The Health Department of BBMP is in charge of these matters.
The license issued expires on 31st March every year, The Application for renewal need to be done before last day of February each year.