Andhra Pradesh ranks amongst the top Indian states in creating a conducive business environment.

Country desks for strategic partners
Country desks for strategic partners
Investment facilitation officers
Investment facilitation officers
Investment tracker
Investment tracker
Approvals in 21 days
Approvals in 21 days

Andhra Pradesh Single Desk

  • Single Window Act mandating time-bound delivery of services
  • Comprehensive checklist of all requisite approvals made available
  • Transparent, unified, one-stop solution for investors with SLAs
  • Single front-end portal interface across multiple departments
  • Investor onboarding without need for physical interaction with various departments
  • Common Application Form (CAF) across multiple departments
  • Integration of requisite pre-establishment and pre-operation stage clearances for online filing and tracking
  • Dashboard view of clearances in pipeline
  • Channel for routing queries and interacting with departments for additional documentation
  • Institutional arrangements for Single window clearances through State & District-level Bureau
  • Incentives under Industrial Policy 2015-20 to be facilitated as services
  • Single Window System

Initiatives for Ease of Doing Business

Fast Track Approvals
VAT & professional tax registration certificate
7-15 days
Construction permit/building permission approval
15 days
Electricity connection from date of approval
60 days
VAT refund direct to bank account
21 days
SLA for clearances under Single Window
Enabling Framework
Land & property

Transparent criteria for land allotment.

Infrastructure and utilities

Online application and payment for infrastructure related utilities.


E-registration and online payment of state taxes.

Rationalised environmental clearances

Downloadable and verifiable Approval Certificate for environmental clearances.

Labour reforms

Amended Contract Labour Act and combined online registration for multiple Labour Acts

Self-certification & simplified inspections

Inspection reports available within 72 hours.

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