The startup must meet the following eligibility criteria for availing the unique ID from StartupTN

Period of Existence of the entity: The period of existence and operations of the entity should not exceed 10 years from the date of registration. 

Type of Entity: The certificate of recognition is issued to startup registered as s a Private Limited Company, a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) or a Registered Partnership Firm.

Annual Turnover: To get the Certificate of Recognition, The firm should have an annual turnover of Rs. 100 crore for any of the fiscal years since its federation.

Original Entity: To avail the Unique ID, the company should not have been incorporated by splitting up or recreating an already existing entity.

Registered Office: Incorporated/ registered office in Tamil Nadu.