The scheme aims at enabling MSMEs towards manufacturing quality products by inculcating Zero Defect & Zero Effect practices, to safeguard the continuous improvement thereby supporting the Make in India initiative.
Subsidy on cost of ZED certification - Joining Reward of Rs. 10,000. Subsidy of 80-60-50% for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises.
Additional subsidy - 10% for Women/SC/ST owned MSMEs OR MSMEs in NER/Himalayan/LWE/Island territories/aspirational districts (5% for MSMEs which are also a part of the SFURTI OR MSE-CDP)
Financial Assistance up to 75% of the total cost of Testing/Certification, with the maximum ceiling of subsidy being INR 50,000/-.
Handholding Support up-to INR 2 lakhs for consultancy and INR 3 lakh for technology upgradation for all ZED certified MSMEs. Availability of graded incentives post ZED Certification
SCHEME APPLICABLE FOR
All existing entrepreneurs registered with the UDYAM registration portal
Enable and Encourage MSMEs for utilising latest technology to manufacture quality products.
Constant upgradation in process of achieving higher productivity with least damage to environment.
Advance an Ecosystem for Zero Defect Zero Effect Manufacturing in MSMEs.
Promoting adaptability of quality and identifying the efforts of successful MSMEs.
Increase public awareness on demanding Zero Defect and Zero Effect Products through the ZED Rating and Grievance Redressal Portal.
HOW TO APPLY
Eligible MSMEs shall apply through online portal. Click "Apply Now"