Q1. Which agency qualifies to be nominated by the State Government Authority
as State Nominated Agency (SNA)?
The State Nominated Agencies notified
by Govt. of India could be State Govt. Agencies/Central Govt. Agencies
(National Co-operative Consumer Federation [NCCF]/ National Small Industries
Corporation [NSIC] etc.) or industries associations, as the State Govt. may
Q2. How can I take coal through State Nominated Agency?
process of getting coal through SNA is given below:
a) Small consumers requiring coal should
get recommendation from State Govt. authority like District Industrial Centre
(DIC) in respect to coal quantity before registering with SNA
b) The recommended small and medium
sector consumers get themselves registered with SNAs in a prescribed format and
submit their monthly and yearly requirement online/offline
c) SNAs after scrutiny ask for payment
of coal value from the small and medium consumers
d) Thereafter SNAs deposit the advance
coal value at coal companies for supply of coal.
e) Coal Companies issue Sale Order/rail
programme in commensuration with coal value.
Q3. If there is no agency for my state, how can I get
You may approach the respective
nominating Authority of your state and impress for nomination of Agency. For