Hello folks, through this post you will get information about how to apply GST Suvidha Provider (GSP) license. Companies registered in India in the Information Technology, Information Technology Enabled Services, Banking, Financial Services and Insurance sector are eligible for a GSP license.

All GST Suvidha Provider applicants must meet strict eligibility criteria. GSP applicants meeting the eligibility will be required to sign a contract with GSTN to become an authorised GSP. On signing the contract, the GST Suvidha Provider is allocated an unique license key for accessing the GST system. Image result for gst suvidha provider apply link

Eligibility Criteria (Batch 1)

Financial Strength

  • Paid-up / Raised capital of at least Rs. 5 crores and
  • Average turnover of at least 10 Crores during last 3 financial years

Demonstration of Capabilities

  • Invoice upload by tax payers
  • GST Return #1 and #2 preparation and filing
  • Reconciliation of downloaded GSTR2 with Purchase Register
  • Multiple GSTIN Ids mapped to a single user account
  • Multiple roles mapped to single GSTIN
  • E-sign / DSC integration for signing of returns
  • UI / UX
  • Mobile interface
  • Alert generation to tax payers
  • Security design

Technical Capabilities

  • Backend infrastructure, such as servers, databases etc., required specifically for the purpose of GSP work shall be based in the territory of India, and
  • IT Infrastructure owned or outsourced to carry out minimum of 1 Lakh GST transaction per month, and
  • Data Privacy policy to protect beneficiary privacy, and
  • Data security measures as per the IT Act.

Revised Criteria (Batch 2)

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  • Paid up / Raised capital of at least Rs. 2 crores and
  • Average turnover of at least 5 Crores during last 3 financial years (2014-15, 2015-16, 2016-17
  • For FY 2016-17, unaudited results, duly authenticated by the Company Secretary only, may be quoted, to be followed up by the audited and signed balance sheets. For earlier years copy of relevant page of audited balance sheet needs to be shared.

Demonstration of Capabilities

  • Invoice upload by tax payers
  • GST Return #1 and #2 preparation and filing
  • Reconciliation of downloaded GSTR2 with Purchase Register
  • Multiple GSTIN Ids mapped to a single user account
  • Multiple roles mapped to single GSTIN
  • E-sign / DSC integration for signing of returns
  • UI / UX
  • Mobile interface
  • Alert generation to tax payers
  • Security design
  • Technical Capability of GSP (Handling Large Load, Experience in handling large application, Managing Sizable Application Infrastructure, Experience in developing complex application etc.)

Technical Capabilities

  • Backend infrastructure, such as servers, databases etc., required specifically for the purpose of GSP work shall be based in the territory of India, and
  • IT Infrastructure owned or outsourced to carry out minimum of 1 Lakh GST transaction per month, and
  • Data Privacy policy to protect beneficiary privacy, and
  • Data security measures as per the IT Act.

List of Registered Applicants GSP Batch-2 | Right now batch 1 and 2 are closed and you can wait for next batches.