About Haryana Sewing Machine Scheme
In India, women’s economic empowerment has always been a crucial issue. While some women are already entrepreneurs and earning a livelihood for themselves and their families, but many still struggle to find a job or start a business due to various societal and economic barriers.
That’s why The Haryana Labour Welfare Board (HLWB) launched the ” Sewing Machine Scheme” aims to address this problem by providing sewing machines to eligible women to help them start their own tailoring business. By providing sewing machine government of Haryana wants to ensure the overall development of women
Objective Haryana Labour Welfare Board (HLWB) Sewing Machine Scheme
- To provide financial assistance to the needy and eligible women workers of the unorganized sector in Haryana for purchasing sewing machines.
- To improve the livelihood and income-generating opportunities of these women workers.
- To promote self-employment and entrepreneurship among the women workers.
- To enhance the productivity and efficiency of the workers in the garment and textile industry.
- To contribute to the overall economic development of the state.
Full Overview Of Haryana Labour Welfare Board (HLWB) Sewing Machine Scheme
|Name of Scheme||Haryana Free Sewing Machine Scheme 2023|
|Announcement||State Government of Haryana|
|Implementation||To be updated on 2023|
|Objectives||Providing employment opportunities to women and empowering them to become self-reliant|
|Incentive||women will be provided with a sewing machine or a financial assistance of Rs. 3500/|
|Application Process||Offline registration|
|Official Website||To be announced|
|Expected Beneficiaries||Economically weaker women from both urban and rural areas in Haryana|
- The applicant must be a resident of Haryana state.
- The applicant must be a women worker in the unorganized sector, such as a domestic worker, street vendor, or informal sector worker or anything else
- The applicant must not already own a sewing machine.
- The applicant must have a BPL (Below Poverty Line) card or be eligible for one.
- The applicant must have a recommendation from a registered trade union or employer.
- The applicant must not have received any other government assistance for purchasing a sewing machine in the past.
- Monthly income less than or equal to Rs 18,000/-
- Under this scheme, the service period of the workers is fixed for 2 years
As per the new information provided, there are a few more conditions that an applicant must fulfill to avail the benefits of the scheme.
- One year of the regular membership of registered women workers is necessary: This means that the applicant must have been a registered women worker with the Haryana Labour Welfare Board for at least one year before applying for the scheme.
- Undertaking for purchase of sewing machine giving price, trademark, source, and date: The applicant must provide an undertaking stating the details of the sewing machine they wish to purchase, including its price, trademark, source, and date.
- This facility is available only once in a tenure: The scheme can only be availed once by an applicant during their tenure as a registered women worker with the Haryana Labour Welfare Board.
It is also important to note that the scheme is only available to female applicants and does not continue after their death.
under the scheme, Haryana government provides rs 3500 for purchasing sewing machines to all eligible women workers of the state
- Provides a source of employment for skilled workers in the state.
- Financial assistance of Rs 3500/- for the purchase a Sewing Machine.
- Under the scheme, the worker will get the benefit after every five years in whole service period.
The following documents are required to apply for the HLWB Sewing Machine Scheme:
- A valid proof of identity (Aadhaar Card, Voter ID, PAN Card, etc.).
- A valid proof of residence (Aadhaar Card, Voter ID, Electricity Bill, etc.).
- A certificate of completion of a tailoring course of at least six months duration.
- A copy of the applicant’s bank passbook.
- Income certificate issued by the competent authority.
How to Apply
Interested women who fulfill the eligibility criteria can apply for the Haryana Free Sewing Machine Scheme by following these steps:
- Download the application form for the Haryana Free Sewing Machine Scheme. ( We have provided the link to the form below you can download it by tapping the download button
- Fill in all the required information in the application form, such as name, address, mobile number, Aadhaar card details, etc.
- Attach all the required documents to the application form.
- Submit the application form and documents to the concerned authority.
- Once your application is approved, you will be provided with a free sewing machine to help you earn a livelihood from the comfort of your home.