Epf & Esi Matters
Korgaonkar K A
Answer to your first question:
Contractor with 20 and more employees overall is liable to register under PF Act.
Answer to your second question:
Contractor with 20 and more employees in a particular establishment is liable to obtain Labour Licence under CLRA.
6th April 2013 From India, Mumbai
firstly,,,,,Eligibility for pf is any person who is employed for work of an establishment or employed through contractor in or in connection with the work of an establishment.
Every establishment which is factory engaged in any industry specified in Schedule 1 and in which 20 or more persons are employed.
Any other establishment employing 20 or more persons which Central Government may, by notification, specify in this behalf.
Any establishment employing even less than 20 persons can be covered voluntarily u/s 1(4) of the Act.
secondly,,,,,,,to obtain the labor licence n Registration of Establishment
Principal employer employing 20 or more workers through the contractor or the contractor(s) on deposit of required fee in Form 1
6th April 2013 From India, Noida
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10th April 2013 From India, Chandigarh