National Single Window System (NSWS)


    In the News 

    Recently, the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, Consumer Affairs, Food, and Public Distribution and Textiles said that the National Single Window System (NSWS) would help realize Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of transforming red tape into the red carpet. 

    About National Single Window System (NSWS)

    • It is a digital platform for the guidance of investors to identify and apply for approvals as per their business requirements. 
    • The platform is built to serve as an advisory tool to identify approvals based on user input and is to be used for guidance purposes only.
    • Management: Invest India, under the guidance of the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), manages the National Single Window System project and is involved in conceptualizing and designing the portal, onboarding of the various Ministries and States, maintaining the portal, and monitoring the performance of the portal.
    • Aim:  is to serve as a digital platform that acts as a guide for investors to identify and to apply for approvals as per their business requirements.
      • It brings together several State Governments, Central Ministries, and Departments onto one platform and provides a one-stop solution for investors to apply for approvals and registrations required during the pre-establishment and pre-operation stages of setting up a business in India.