Single Point Registration Scheme (SPRS) Register Now

The Government is the single largest buyer of a variety of goods. With a view to increase the share of purchases from the small-scale sector, the Government Stores Purchase Programme was launched in 1955-56. NSIC registers Micro & small Enterprises (MSEs) under Single Point Registration scheme (SPRS) for participation in Government Purchases.

Benefits of Registration

The units registered under Single Point Registration Scheme of NSIC are eligible to get the benefits under “Public Procurement Policy for Micro & Small Enterprises (MSEs) Order 2012” as notified by the Government of India, Ministry of Micro Small & Medium Enterprises, New Delhi vide Gazette Notification dated 23.03.2012.

  • Issue of the Tender Sets free of cost;
  • Exemption from payment of Earnest Money Deposit (EMD),
  • In tender participating MSEs quoting price within price band of L1+15 per cent shall also be allowed to supply a portion upto 20% of requirement by bringing down their price to L1 Price where L1 is non MSEs.
  • Every Central Ministries/Departments/PSUs shall set an annual goal of minimum 20 per cent of the total annual purchases of the products or services produced or rendered by MSEs. Out of annual requirement of 20% procurement from MSEs, 4% is earmarked for units owned by Schedule Caste /Schedule Tribes (as per PPP Order dated 23.03.2012 overall procurement goal shall be mandatory w.e.f. 01/04/2015)
  • In addition to the above, 358 items are also reserved for exclusive purchase from SSI Sector.


  • All Micro & Small Enterprises which are registered with the Director of Industries (DI)/District Industries Centre (DIC) as manufacturing/service enterprises or having Acknowledgement of Entrepreneurs Memorandum (EM Part-II) are eligible for registration with NSIC under its Single Point Registration Scheme (SPRS).
  • Micro & Small Enterprises who have already commenced their commercial production but not completed one year of existence. The Provisional Registration Certificate can be issued to such Micro & Small Enterprises under Single Point Registration scheme with monitory limit of Rs. 5.00 Lacs which shall be valid for the period of one year only from the date of issue after levying the registration fee and obtaining the requisite documents.

How to Apply

Micro & Small Enterprises shall have to apply either online on our website or on the prescribed application form in Duplicate and to be submitted to the concerned Zonal/Branch Office of NSIC located nearest to the unit. In case of any difficulty in filling the application form and completing the documentation, please consult any of the Zonal/Branch office of NSIC. The application form containing Terms & conditions are available free of cost from all offices of the NSIC.

The guidelines attached with the Application Form provide a checklist for the documents that are required to be submitted along with the application.

Registeration Fee

The registration Fee is based on the Net Sales Turnover as per latest audited Balance Sheet of the Micro & Small Enterprise for the Registration, Renewal and any other amendment etc. The Fee structure is indicated in the table as below:


Category (Net Sales Turnover Based)



Fee for Fresh Registration of Micro & Small Enterprises:  

a)  Net Sales Turnover up-to Rs. 100 Lacs

b) Net Sales Turnover exceeding  Rs. 100 Lacs


 a)      Rs. 5000/-

b)      Rs.5,000/- plus Rs. 2000/- for every additional turnover of  Rs. 100 Lac.




a)      Fee for issuance of amendments in stores (Qualitative & Quantity); Fee for issuance of change in monetary limit or any other amendment in the certificate, and

b)      Fee for issuance of Renewal of G.P. Registration (Every Two Years)

50% of the charges as mentioned at

Sr. No. I above



In case any contract which exceeds the capacity and monetary limit specified in the registration certificate, inspection agency will be requested to carry out inspection of the unit to assess the competency of the unit to execute contract of the higher value keeping in view of the pending load on the unit.  On the recommendations of the inspecting agency the Competency Certificate are issued by the NSIC Office to the Purchasing Department

Rs.5000/- (inspection charges of the inspecting agency and all other taxes as applicable will be charged extra)



Micro & Small Enterprises owned by the Scheduled Casts/Scheduled Tribes and the MSEs located in the entire North Eastern Region

20% Only

(no change in fee being collected by BOs for Technical Inspections of MSEs)

The Registration Fee as mentioned in the table above is exclusive of the Inspection charges as levied by the inspecting agency.  Such charges as decided by the Inspecting Agency are borne by the unit. Till such time the Inspecting Agency makes any amendments in their charges, the present Inspection fee of Inspecting Agencies is as under :-

A.   Inspection Fees for MSME-DI


Class of Enterprise

Inspection Fees for MSME-DI


Micro Enterprises 

Rs.  2000/-


Small Enterprises 

Rs.  3000/-

B.   The Professional fee payable by MSEs to M/s RITES Ltd., and M/s Consultancy Development Centre for undertaking physical inspection will be as under:-




Rs. 6000/- (Inclusive of Taxes and Travel Expense)  for Micro Enterprises, and  

Rs. 8000/- (Inclusive of Taxes and Travel Expense) for Small Enterprises.