Start Your Own Tourism Venture

Online Registration for Facilitatory Services

Bekal Resorts Development Corporation (Dept. of Tourism, Govt. of Kerala) promotes and facilitates tourism based small & medium entrepreneurial ventures in North Malabar. It is intended to extend assistance to entrepreneurs through orientation workshops, sensitization programs, facilitating product development/ differentiation, developing linkages between entrepreneurs and market players, supporting entrepreneurs with marketing efforts etc.

The following categories of entrepreneurs will be considered for assistance.

Category 1New Ventures:
Any entrepreneur interested in starting a new business unit in tourism sector will be considered. It intends to register a new firm/ entity.
Category 2New Tourism ventures through Diversification/ Expansion:
A firm starting new tourism activities/ entering newly into the tourism market through diversification or significant value-addition. The units intended for expansions to the new destination (North Malabar) also fall in this category. It does not intend registration of a new firm/ entity.
Category 3Existing Tourism venture (Loss-making units):
Ventures started in recent past and on gestation stage or still operating below the break-even level can get necessary guidance and support.
Prospective entrepreneurs who are interested to start ventures in Kasargod, Kannur districts or Vatakara Taluk may please submit nomination for registration by providing the following details.

3Contact Phone 1.*
5Project & Location
Home stay
Budget Resort/ Hotel
Farm Tourism
Souvenir Industry
Traditional Art/Culture /Indigenous Medicine etc
For eg. Kathakali, Kalari, Theyyam, Yakshagana, Yoga...
Training Centres/ Performing Centres... Please Specify:
Any other(specify)
District & Taluk*
Local body Type*
Local body*
Specific Address (Optional)
6Please state your competitive advantages with respect to the above venture/s (Experience, Education, Availability of Land/ Building, Special skills etc.)
7As per your plan, approximate time required to set up the venture
Less than 6 months      6 to 12 months      More than 12 months     
11a) Permanent Address*
State & District
b) Communication Address Same as above

12Have you participated any workshop of BRDC before? If so, please provide details of date, venue etc.
13How did you know about SMiLE project ? *

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