F.No. UAM/MC/01/2017-SME
Government of India
Ministry of Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises
(SME Section)


Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi
Dated: 27.06.2017


Sub: Activities (NIC codes) not covered under MSMED Act, 2006 for registration of Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum(UAM)- regarding

The undersigned is directed to inform that Sub Section 1 of Section 7 of Micro Small or Medium Enterprises Development Act 2006 provides for classification of enterprises engaged in manufacturing or production of goods as well as enterprises engaged in providing or rendering of services as micro, small and medium based on investment in plant and machinery and equipment respectively. Sub Section 1 of Section 8 provides that any person who intends to establish a micro or small or medium enterprise engaged in manufacture or production of goods or providing or rendering of services may at his discretion shall file a memorandum of micro, small or medium enterprises in accordance with the provisions of Act. Subsequently, Ministry of Micro Small or Medium Enterprises notified vide notification number S.O. 2576 (E) dated 18.9.2015 and subsequent notification No. SO. 85(E) dated 10.1.2017 for registration of Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum for Micro, Small or Medium Enterprises. In this context it is further clarified that the activities in Table.1 below would not be included in the manufacture or production of goods or providing or rendering of services in accordance with Section 7 of the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Act, 2006:-


NIC Code Activity
02 Forestry and logging
03 Fishing and aquaculture
45 Wholesale and retail trade and repair of motor vehicle and motorcycles
46 Wholesale trade except of motor vehicles and motor cycles 47
47 Retail Trade Except of Motor Vehicles and motor cycles
97 Activities of households as employees for domestic personnel
98 Undifferentiated goods and services producing activities of private households for own use
99 Activities of extraterritorial organization and bodies

2. The NIC 2-digit activity 01- crop, animal production, hunting and related activities would also not be included as per Section 7 of the Act except for the sub-classes of activities at 5-digit level given in Table 2.:

Table. 2

NIC Code Activity
01462 Production of eggs
01463 Operation of poultry hatcheries
01492 Bee- keeping and production of honey and beeswax
01493 Raising of silk worms, production of silk worm cocoons
01612 Operation of agricultural irrigation equipment
01620 Support activities for animal production
01631 Preparation of crops of primary markets i.e. cleaning, trimming, grading disinfecting
01632 Cotton ginning, cleaning and bailing
01633 Preparation of tobacco leaves
01639 Other post-harvest crop activities, n.e.c
01640 Seed processing for propagation

(K. S. Ngangbam)
Deputy Director (SME)
Tel.No. 23061546


(i) AS&DC, O/o Development Commissioner, Ministry of MSME.

(ii) JS(SME)/JS(ARI)/JS(TC), Ministry of MSME.

(iii) All Director, MSME-DIs

(iv) All GM, District Industries Centres.

Copy to:

(i) PS to Minister(MSME)/PS to MoS(GS)/PS to MoS(HPC)

(ii) PPS to Secretary(MSME)

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