To improve the ease of doing business. It is an online portal which facilitates the registration of entrepreneurs in the MSME sectors. Upon the registration, the user will allocated an unique Udyog Aadhar Number (UAN).
As per the recommendations made by Kamath Committee, the Ministry of MSME, in consultation with the National Board of MSMEs and the Advisory Committee in this behalf, has prepared a one-page registration form that would constitute a self- declaration format under which the MSME will self-certify its existence, bank account details, promoter/owner’s Aadhaar details and other minimum basic information required. Based on, the MSMEs issued online, a unique identifier i.e. Udyog Aadhaar Number. The Ministry of MSME has set up the infrastructure i.e. the Udyog Aadhaar (UA) Portal for online filing of Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum (UAM) by enterprises located anywhere in the country. The UA portal is also accessible on mobile devices.
Benefits of filing UAR
It will be enable the units/enterprises to seek information and apply online about various services offered by all Ministries and Departments. Earlier only medium enterprises were insisted to file EM2 as it was very cumbersome to file, the simplified Udyog Aadhaar will enable all enterprises to file and register themselves so that simply by using Udyog Aadhaar Number, they can access other services. The process of obtaining Udyog Aadhaar Number is free of cost, paperless and results in instant registration.
Regulation of MSME functions:
In order to promote the Ease of Doing Business, the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) has introduced various initiatives including online filing of Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum (UAM). The Ministry has also taken the following steps:-
(i) MSME SAMADHAAN Portal- for empowering micro and small entrepreneurs across the country to directly register their cases relating to delayed payments.
(ii) MSME SAMBANDH Portal- to help in monitoring the implementation of public procurement policy for micro and small enterprises.
(iii) MSME SAMPARK Portal – A digital platform wherein jobseekers (passed out trainees/students of MSME Technology Centres) and recruiters get connected.
(iv) Digital Payments- to pass on the benefits of the schemes of Ministry of MSME through digital payment gateway.