Welcome To Gas Agency Vitrak
Basic facilities required for operation of LPG distributorship
Godown for Storage of LPG in Cylinders
LPG Distributor would require a Storage Godown duly approved and licensed by Chief Controller of Explosives of Petroleum and Explosives Safety Organisation (PESO) for storage of
8000 kg LPG in cylinders (Sheheri and Rurban Vitrak),
5000 kg LPG in cylinders (Gramin Vitrak)
3000 kg LPG in cylinders (Durgam Kshetriya Vitrak (DKV).
The applicant should own a plot of land of minimum dimensions
25 Meter x 30 Meter (within 15 km from municipal/town/village limits of the location offered in the same State) (Sheheri and Rurban Vitrak)
21 Meter x 26 Meter (within 15 km from advertised location) (Gramin Vitrak)
15 Meter x 16 Meter (within the village / cluster of village limits as per the advertised location) (Gramin Vitrak)
The land for construction of godown should be plain, in one contiguous plot, free from live overhead power transmission or telephone lines. Canals / Drainage / Nallahs should not be passing through the plot.
The selected candidate has to ensure that an all weather motor able approach road (public or private road connecting to the public road) of minimum 2.5 meter width is made available to provide access of LPG Cylinder Truck to the offered land for godown / LPG Godown. In case of private road connecting to the Public Road, the same should be either owned/registered lease or having a right of way from the owner(s) of the land.
A Showroom with minimum outer dimensions of 3 meter by 4.5 meter as per the standard layout is to be made in a shop / land located in the advertised location i.e. within the municipal/town/village limits of the place which is mentioned under the column of ‘location’ in the advertisement. In case locality is also specified under the column of ‘location’ in the advertisement for LPG distributorship, a showroom of minimum outer dimensions 3 meter by 4.5 meter as per the standard layout has to be made in a shop/land located in the said ‘locality’. The showroom should be easily accessible to general public through a suitable approach road.
Infrastructure For Home Delivery Of LPG Cylinders – In addition to the Godown for storage of LPG cylinders and Showroom, Delivery Vehicles will be required for effecting home delivery of LPG cylinders in the authorized area of operation.
Type of Distributorship Area
Sheheri Vitrak: In the guidelines, the word ‘Urban Area’ will have the definition of ‘Urban’ as per Census 2011. LPG distributorship located in ‘Urban Area (U)’will service the LPG customers located within the Municipal Limits of the Metro city/City/Town and will be called Sheheri Vitrak.
Rurban Vitrak: In the guidelines, the word Rural Urban means LPG Distributor located in ‘Urban Area’ and also providing service to the LPG Customers in specified ‘Rural Area”, generally covering all villages falling within 15 km from the municipal limits of the LPG distributorship location and or the area specified by the respective OMCs. LPG Distributors servicing this area will be called Rurban Vitrak.
Gramin Vitrak: In the guidelines, the word ‘Rural Area’ will have the definition of ‘Rural’ as per Census 2011. LPG distributorship located in ‘Rural Area’ will be called as Gramin Vitrak and will service the LPG customers of the specified rural area. Generally it will cover all villages falling within 15 km from the boundary limits of the LPG Distributorship location and or the area specified by the respective OMCs.
Durgam Kshetriya Vitrak (DKV): LPG distributors in Difficult and Special Areas (like Hilly regions, Forests area, Tribal inhabited area, sparsely populated, disturbed area, islands, Left Wing Extremism (LWE) affected areas) will be set up where setting up of Gramin and Rurban Vitrak are not feasible. Such LPG Distributors will be called as Durgam Kshetriya Vitrak (DKV). They will service the LPG customers situated in such DKV areas as specified by the respective OMCs.