Press Note No. 2 (2019 Series)


In reference to Press Note 1 (2019 Series) dated January 1, 2019 it is hereby clarified that No Industrial Licence/Arms Licence is required for the manufacture of any parts or accessories in Defence Sector, unless they are specifically listed in any of the Annexures of the said Press Note.

This shall not apply to issue of Arms Licence for small arms by Ministry of Home Affairs.


Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, New Delhi, 12th September 2019