Illustrative list of activities and Negative list of activities under PMEGP

By | March 10, 2019

Illustrative list of activities and Negative list of activities under PMEGP

(updated on 16.08.2020)

(Note: for details of PMEGP scheme please go through the article / video on PMEGP )

We append below the illustrative list of activities that can be considered for establishing an enterprise. This list of activities may be useful not only for PMEGP but also for any other scheme. However, the activities mentioned in the negative list are not permitted.

Please also note that, this is illustrative list only and any other activity which is not mentioned here in this list may also be considered, if the activity is otherwise eligible.

  • Permitted activities :

    S No

    Category / Activity / Industry

    1.

    Daliya making

    2.

    Mini rice shelling unit

    3.

    Processing, preserving, packing and marketing of cereals, pulses, spices, condiments, masala etc.

    4.

    Making of Palm products

    5.

    Noodles making

    6.

    Indian Sweet Making

    7.

    Power atta chakki

    8.

    Manufacture of Jagary

    9.

    Bee-keeping

    10.

    Mechanised Sugarcane juice catering unit

    11.

    Cashew processing, preserving, packing and marketing

    12.

    Fruits and vegetable processing, preservation and marketing

    13.

    Cattle feed, poultry feed making

    14.

    Leaf cup making

    15.

    Processing of maize and ragi

    16.

    Collection, preservation and packing of forest medicinal plants, fruits

    17.

    Menthol oil

    18.

    Milk products making unit

    19.

    Plastic packing items

    20.

    Detergents and washing powder manufacturing (non-toxic)

    21.

    Manufacturing of Rexin products

    22.

    Manufacture of Rubber goods

    23.

    Cottage soap industry

    24.

    Candle, Camphor and sealing wax making

    25.

    Hosiery

    26.

    Toys and Doll Making

    27.

    Tailoring and preparation of ready made garments

    28.

    Surgical Bandages

    29.

    Embroidery and lace works

    30.

    Processing, preserving and packing of various forest products

    31.

    Handmade paper

    32.

    Manufacture of exercise book binding, envelop making, registers etc.

    33.

    Manufacture of Agarbatties

    34.

    Manufacture of Gums and Resins

    35.

    Bamboo and cane works / furniture

    36.

    Manufacture of Fire works

    37.

    Manufacture of Jute products (residential / industrial usage )

    38.

    Manufacture of Jute products (Decorative items )

    39.

    Manufacture of stationery items with paper

    40.

    Tyre vulcanizing unit

    41.

    Manufacturing / servicing of Agriculture sprayers, sprinklers, pump sets etc. (Agriculture implements)

    42.

    Mechanized Laundry

    43.

    Iodized Salt

    44.

    Manufacture of Household aluminum utensils

    45.

    Manufacture of Gulal, Rangoli

    46.

    Carpentry / furniture marketing (tie-ups with showrooms)

    47.

    Manufacture of Paints, Pigments, Varnishes and Distemper etc.

    48.

    Manufacture of Bangles

    49.

    Generation of methane (Gobar) Gas from cow dung and other waste products.

    Erection and maintenance of these plants

    50.

    Vermiculture and waste disposal plants erection / Selling of organic manure

    51.

    Manufacture of musical instruments

    52.

    Manufacture of paper pins, clips, safety pins, stove pins etc

    53.

    Umbrella assembling unit

    54.

    Manufacture of decorative bulbs, bottles, glass, etc

    55.

    Carved wood and artistic furniture making

    56.

    Manufacture of Handmade utensils out of brass / Copper / Bell Metal

    57.

    Manufacturing of Voltage stabilizer

    58.

    Manufacture of Electronic clocks

    59.

    Manufacturing of Solar and wind energy implements

    60.

    Manufacturing / assembling / maintenance of mechanised Sugarcane juice making unit

    61.

    Stone cutting, crushing and engraving for Temples / Buildings / Monuments

    62.

    Utility articles made out of stone

    63.

    Decorative Pottery Industry

    64.

    Glass Decoration-Cutting, Designing and Polishing

    65.

    Lime Stone, Lime Shell and other lime products

  • Negative list / Not permitted activities:

S No

Category / Industry / Activity

1.

Any industry/business connected with

  • Meat (slaughtered), i.e. processing and/or serving items made of it as food, production / manufacturing.

  • Sale of intoxicant items like Beedi/Pan/Cigar/Cigarette etc.

  • Hotel or Dhaba or sales outlet which serves liquor, preparation and /or producing tobacco as raw materials, tapping of toddy for sale.

2.

  • Manufacturing of less than twenty micron thickness polythene carry bags.

  • Carry bags or containers manufactured out of recycled plastic. 

  • Any other item which causes environmental problems.

3.

  • Industries such as processing of Pashmina Wool.

  • Other products like hand spinning and hand weaving, which takes advantage of Khadi Programme under the purview of Certification Rules and availing sales rebates.

4.

  • Rural Transport. However, House Boats, Tourist Boats and Cycle Rickshaws may be permitted in  Andaman & Nicobar Islands and in J&K .

5.

  • Cultivation of crops/plantation like Rubber, Tea, Coffee,  etc.

  • Sericulture (Cocoon rearing), Horticulture, Floriculture, Animal Husbandry like Pisciculture, Piggery, Poultry, Harvester machines etc. are not eligible under PMEGP. But the same may be considered in other schemes .

  • Conclusion:

    • As said above, the above list is illustrative only. Before finalising the activity explore the activity in depth as discussed in the other sections / videos and then proceed.

All the best

30 thoughts on “Illustrative list of activities and Negative list of activities under PMEGP

  1. Admin Post author

    Yes, Agri Tourism comes under Services sector under MSME.

  2. K. D. V. S. R. Balaji

    Is paper bag manufacturing is under the scheme

  3. Admin Post author

    Yes. The activity can be considered under PMEGP.

  4. Shubham Ravindra Nakhod

    Should I apply for Company registration and fssai licence before applying for PMEGP or it can be done after sanction of the loan ?

  5. Biswakar

    Is opening of electronic shop or Xerox center allowed under Pmegp?

  6. Admin Post author

    All required licenses for starting of production can be obtained before applying for a loan. Those licenses / permissions etc which will be issued once the production is started may be obtained later.

  7. Admin Post author

    Electronic shop may be permitted under PMEGP if, it is supported by manufacturing activity only.

  8. Chinmay Dutta

    Is door to door carwash service under PMEGP loan?

  9. Admin Post author

    Yes. The activity comes under Services sector.

  10. Santhoshkumar v

    Is public transportation is eligible for PMEGP loan?

  11. Harish

    Can I get finance for installation sugarcane crasher to make the Gur

  12. Golla Narasimhulu

    Sir powerloom machine electronic jucqrad loans

  13. Admin Post author

    Yes. You can avail finance for this activity.

  14. Admin Post author

    As the activity is retail trade, it can not be considered under PMEGP. However, the same may be considered under some other scheme.

  15. Admin Post author

    Sorry to say, the question is not clear. Can you please rephrase the question…

  16. Admin Post author

    Purchase of Car / Van etc. for transportation of tourists or general public is permitted under PMEGP.

  17. K V R Reddy ( EX- IAF)

    hello sir
    I am retired from Indian Air force. I want to establish a computer laptop class room in our village with 25 laptops with internet and basic computer training program. I have my own building on the main highway road near High school. Am I eligible under the ex-service men category (PMEGP scheme).
    Will it come under service scheme.
    Await for your reply.

  18. Rakesh bharti

    Can i start tyre tubes trading business under pmegp

  19. Gali Namratha

    Ours is e commerce online super market is it eligible under pmegp

  20. Admin Post author

    The activity that you are mentioning is a trading activity. Therefore, it can not be considered under PMEGP. However, the activity may be considiered under other different schemes.

  21. Admin Post author

    the eCommerce Super MArket is also a trading activity. Therefore, it can not be considered under PMEGP. However, the activity may be considered under other different schemes.

  22. Admin Post author

    Yes. Computer training centre comes under Services sector and hence eligible for loan under PMEGP.

  23. Sanchit kesharwani

    Can I start fertilizer pesticide business under pmegp loan

  24. Admin Post author

    1. If the business in Fertilizers /Pesticides manufacturing / processing then it can be considered under PMEGP.

    2. If the business is just trading ( dealership / retail sales etc) then it can not be considered under PMEGP. However, it may be considered under some other product / scheme.

  25. P k mishra

    Sir,
    I am graduated in pathology.I want to establish a pathology center. If this activity will be financed under pmegp.

  26. Admin Post author

    Yes. The activity comes under Services category and it can be considered under PMEGP.

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