Industries Department looks after the all-round Industrial Policy and Promotion in the Union Territory; it provides direct assistance, regulation and coordination of Industry-promoting activities.
The Industries Department is the Nodal agency for coordination & obtaining online permissions/approvals from the concerned departments related to Ease of Doing Business in Chandigarh.
Land availability for Industries being a constraint, there is hardly any scope for further expansion of Industry as the existing Industrial Area Phase-I and Phase-II are fully developed .
Online Single Window System
• Investor shall be facilitated to file a unified Common Application Form (CAF) related to setting up of new project.
• A Desk Officer has been appointed for coordination and for obtaining approvals from various departments.
• Time bound schedule for approvals by the departments.
• Required updates shall be provided to the Investor through this system
Chandigarh Industrial Area
Chandigarh Industrial Area is located on the South – Eastern side of the city. Proximity to the Railway Station and the National Highway also prevents the movement of heavy vehicles within the city.
Industrial Area has been developed over 1200 acres in two phases, the Phase – I has an area of 776.14 acres and Phase – II has an area of 486 acres. While Phase – I and Phase – II are fully developed, Phase – III with an area of 153 acres is yet to be developed.
A total of 1966 plots have been planned in Phase I and Phase II. Smaller plots in the area ranging from 5 marla to 1 kanal constitute maximum number of plots in Phase I whereas in Phase II there are all small Industrial plots and with no large Industry.