Are there any establishments to which the Provident Act is not applicable?

Are there any establishments to which the Provident Act is not applicable at all?

Answer (1)

Team Legistify

  • Sector-1, Noida

The Act is not applicable -

a) to any factory or other establishment registered under any Central or State law relating to co-operative societies, employing less than 50 persons and working without the aid of power;

b) to any establishment belonging to the Central Government or a State Government and having a scheme of contributory provident fund or old age pension;

c) to any establishment set up under any Central or State Act and having a scheme of contributory provident fund or old age pension; {Section 16(1) and (c)}

Answered on 28 Sep 2018


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