Delhi Police Act requires a license to be obtained for operating an Eating House. An applicant has to apply for the Eating House License under the City/State Police Headquarters and the Police Commissioner, Licensing- that is the monitoring authority to grant this license. As per the order of delegation of Power issued by the Commissioner of Police, Delhi, Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi is the Registration Authority concerning the registration of Eating Houses.

Eating House means – any place to which the public are admitted, and where any kind of food or drink is supplied for consumption and this license must be acquired from the licensing police commissioner of the city in which you wish to operate your business. One can apply for an eating house license here.

What is Included In Package?

Eligibility Consultation

Document Preparation

Application Drafting

Application Filing

Government Fees

Procedure for Eating House License Registration

Complete our Simple Form

You need to fill our application form for Eating House License and provide us details about your Eating House. START

Send your Documents

You need to email us the required documents. 2 WORKING DAYS

Documents Submission

Your application for Eating House License along with other declarations are filed to the Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi by our advocates. 10 WORKING DAYS

Appointment with Addl. Commissioner of Police

On completion of the application, an appointment will be set for scrutiny of your application submitted along with documents by Addl. Commissioner. 7 Working Days

Eating House License Issued

We will mail you the license after regular follow-ups with the Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi. 30-40 Working Days

Documents required to obtain Eating House License

Application form

Residence proof of the applicant

Site Plan and postcard size photographs of Eating House

Photocopy of valid NDMC/MCD/DCB/Airport Authority of India Trade license and fee receipt

Document(s) to prove the legal occupancy of the place of Eating House and in case of tenancy, NOC from the landlord

An affidavit on stamp paper of Rs.10/- duly attested by Notary Public

Fire NOC, if the seating capacity of the eating house is 50 or more

Undertaking about amusement activities

Undertaking regarding the installation of CCTV Cameras with 30 days recording facility

Steps for getting the Eating House license One can file the Eating House License application directly with the government. The process is long and requires 30-60 days to get completed:

Step 1:

For initiating the process of obtaining a license, firstly Applicant has to obtain a user ID and Password by giving a request letter in person with the details of the Eating House.

Step 2 :

All the information is to be filled precisely for the respective application for Eating House License. All the required documents should be uploaded for the purpose. There are numerous grounds for rejection of an application. The licensing authority may ask for any other specific documents if required.

Step 3 :

On completion of the application, you are required to meet Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi for scrutiny of your application and supporting documents.

Step 4 :

You will then need to follow-up with the government department for an update on your application. In case of rejection of your application for incomplete information or Mala fide application with misrepresented facts, the fees once paid will be forfeited by the government.

Step 5 :

The government department will take 45-60 working days to completely review your application and to grant the Eating House License.

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According to the Delhi Police Act, a license must be acquired to operate a restaurant. The applicant must apply for the Eating House license at the city/state police headquarters and the license of the police commissioner; the supervisory authority issues this license. According to the delegation of powers order issued by the Delhi Police Commissioner, Addl. The Commissioner of Police, Licensing, Delhi is the registration authority for the registration of restaurants.

Essentials mean any place where the public is permitted and where any type of food or drink is offered for consumption. This license must be obtained from the licensing commissioner of the city in which you wish to operate your business. Here you can apply for a food license.

What is included in the package?

Fitness advice

Preparation of the document.

Application design



Meal license registration procedure

Fill out our simple form

You must complete our Eating House license application form and provide us with details of your Food House START

Send your documents

You must send us the required documents by email. 2 business days

Document files

Your application for an Eating House license will be sent to Addl along with other statements. Police Commissioner, License, Delhi of our attorneys. 10 working days

Appointment with addl. Police Commissioner

Once the application has been completed, a date will be set to review your application with the documents submitted by Addl. Commissioner 7 business days

Issue a house permit in Essen

We will send you the license after regular follow-ups with the plugin. Commissioner of Police, Licenses, Delhi. 30-40 business days

Documents necessary to obtain the license of the Dining Room

Registration form

Proof of residence of the applicant.

Eating House Map and Postcard Size Photos

Photocopy of valid NDMC / MCD / DCB / India Airport Authority business license and proof of fees

Document (s) to prove the legal occupation of the place of residence and in the case of a NOC rental agreement of the owner

A sworn statement duly certified by the notary on a stamp paper for 10 rupees.

CNP shoots when the dining room capacity is 50 or more

Entertainment activities company.

Obligation to install video surveillance cameras with a recording function of 30 days.

Steps to obtain the Eating House license application can be sent directly to the government. The process is long and takes between 30 and 60 days to complete:

Stage 1:

To begin the licensing process, the applicant must first receive a user ID and password by personally sending an application letter with the details of the catering company.

Step 2:

All information must be completed exactly for the respective Eating House license application. All necessary documents must be downloaded for this purpose. There are many reasons to reject an application. The approval authority may request other specific documents if necessary.

Step 3:

After completing the application, you must complete Addl. Commissioner of Police, Licenses, Delhi to review your application and supporting documentation.

Step 4:

Then you should contact the ministry to get an update on your application. If your incomplete information request or a bad faith request with incorrectly presented facts, the government will cancel the fees once paid.

Step 5:

The ministry needs 45-60 business days to completely review your application and issue the Eating House license.

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