Required Documents for Membership BKMEA

Required Documents:

  • Application on company letter head to President for membership.
  • Duly filled up prescribed membership form of BKMEA.
  • Registration of DOT (Directorate of Textile)/BIDA (Bangladesh Investment Development Authority).
  • Copy of up-to-date Trade License.
  • Copy of soil test report, building layout plan approved by concern authority, Architectural drawing/ structural design signed and completion certificate by IEB registered engineer.
  • Copy of L/C of Machinery/ Commercial Invoice, Bill of lading & Bill of entry. If purchase locally, provide deed of Tk. 300.00 with relevant documents (Minimum requirement: 75 machines)
  • Copy of Memorandum & Articles of association & Incorporation Certificate.
  • Copy of Fire License.
  • Land and floor purchase/ rental deed.
  • Copy of electricity demand note.
  • 2 stairs and child labour free declaration on company letter head.
  • Factory Machine layout plan. (Approved by DIFE)
  • Copy of TIN certificate with latest income tax certificate
  • Copy of ERC & IRC.
  • Copy of VAT registration certificate.
  • Specimen signature of Board of Directors/ Managing Partners/ Proprietor with 2 copy photographs of each attested by lien bank.
  • Undertaking on implementation of minimum wages.
  • Copy of National ID/ Passport (Board of Directors)/ Managing Partners/ Proprietor). For foreigner: Copies of Passport and work permit

Note: All photocopies must be attested by the authorized person of the company, like Managing Director/ Director/ Managing Partner/ Proprietor.

Process Steps & Fee Schedule for Membership BKMEA

Process Steps:

  • Step 1    Applicant Collects the Application Form from BKMEA
  • Step 2    Fills-in the Application Form
  • Step 3    Deposits Application fees through cash deposit to Nominated Bank
  • Step 4    Submits the Application at membership section along with all the required documents and money receipt
  • Step 5    Section opens a file against the Application and grants a number and sends it to the Examination Section (Compliance, Engineer)
  • Step 6    If all requirements are fulfilled, file is sent to the Board of Directors (BoD) for approval.
  • Step 7    Certification

Fee Schedule:


Membership Fee:

a) Ordinary- 22000/-

b) Associate- 17000/-

c) Buying House- 25000/-             

Workers Bio Metric database- 50000/-

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