The rules 16 and 17 discuss various standards to ensure quality of home stay in Sikkim. For example, dampness, pest, and smoke free rooms and kitchens are prerequisites for the registration.
Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rules 2013
Advance payment cannot exceed 50% of the total home stay booking tariff. The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rule 15 (2013) fixes the amount the owner can collect as an advance for the home stay booking. The rule also prescribes cancellation fees. Advance Payment Rules If a visitor books a room for more than four days, the home stay owner can collect only half of the total approved tariff
Minimum size of the notice board: 3*4 feet The Rule 14 expects home stay owners to display the necessary information in the registered unit and maintain various business documents. Here are the provisions described in the Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rules, 2013: Type of Information (Rule 14-1) Display the following information in an easily visible place, for example at the reception or entrance: Name of Home stay (Rule
The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rules, 2013 lays down various provisions to evaluate and enhance home stay services in the State. The provisions are discussed in three rules: 13, 18, and 19. Continuous Process of Monitoring and Evaluating Home Stays (Rule 13) The Rule 13 lays down provisions for monitoring and evaluating the home stay units regularly. The provisions are: Form an independent panel to monitor and evaluate
The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rules 9, 10, 11, and 12 have provisions for blacklisting, canceling, rejecting, and removing the name of a Sikkim home stay owner from the official register. Read on to understand these four Sikkim home stay rules. 3 Reasons to Cancel, Refuse Registration of Home Stay (Rule 9) The Rule 9 discusses reasons for cancelling or rejecting a home stay registration application. The prescribed
The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rules (2013) details responsibilities of the Prescribed Authority. Here are two responsibilities: 1. Application Acknowledgement (Rule 7) The authority shall acknowledge the receipt of the home stay registration application and the registration fee. The acknowledgement shall specify the date of receiving the application and the fee received. 2. Registration Certification (Rule 8) The authority shall issue the Certificate of Registration to the applicant
This article features a complete checklist, fees, and a score sheet for Sikkim home stay classification. Sikkim classifies local home stays in 3 categories: Gold, Silver, and Bronze.
This article discusses different responsibilities of and code of conduct for a Sikkim home stay owner. For example, registration with Tourism and Civil Aviation department is must.
The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rule 4 summarizes home stay registration application process and answers the related questions. Q1: Who can apply for registration? (Rule 4.1) A: A private house owner having all required documents that confirm ownership of the house/land situated within rural areas of Sikkim. Q2: How to apply for registration? (Rule 4.1) A: Fill the prescribed application form published in the Annexure 1 of the
The Sikkim Registration of Home Stay Establishment Rule 3 describes 16+ eligibility criteria for registering a home stay unit in Sikkim. For example, ownership of the land and the unit is mandatory.