Storage & Contract
Private Warehousing Scheme
Under Private Warehousing Scheme, godowns are hired by FCI from private parties on lease + services basis through open tender enquiry minimum for a period of two years extendable by maximum another one year (can be dehired in the extended period after giving three months’ notice). GMs (Region), FCI can sanction rates upto Rs. 7.40 per quintal per month, EDs (Zone), FCI upto Rs. 9.36 per quintal per month and HQs beyond this. This scheme has been extended upto 31.03.2023.
Model Tender Form for godown hiring under Private Warehousing Scheme (pdf - 1,151 KB)
Revised Delegation of Power Hiring of Storage capacity through Private Warehousing Scheme-2010 letter dated 06.01.22 (pdf - 707 KB)