FSSAI Registration

FSSAI stands for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India that is an autonomous body established under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. The FSSAI has been established under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 which is a consolidating statute related to food safety and regulation in India. FSSAI License is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety.

FSSAI License or FSSAI Registration is mandatory before starting any food business. FSSAI Registration is required for all food related businesses such as manufacturers, traders, restaurants, small eateries, grocery shop, importers, exporters, home-based food businesses, dairy farms, processors, retailers, e-retailers that are involved in food business must obtain a 14-digit registration Number or a Food license number which must be printed on food packages or Displayed in Premises.

Types of FSSAI License in India:

  • Basic License: For the Businesses having a turnover below 12 Lakhs INR
  • State Licence: For the Businesses having a turnover greater than 12 lakhs and less than 20 Crores INR
  • Central License: For the Businesses having a turnover greater than Rs. 20 Crores
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What Is The Process?


Consultation

Our representatives would get in touch with you and would help you to determine the most suitable FSSAI License as per your requirements. You need to email us the FSSAI application form and provide details about your food business. Based on the information provided, we would prepare FSSAI Form A and Form B.

Documents Submission

Your FSSAI License application along with other declarations are filed to the local FBO by our CS/ CA.

Issuance of FSSAI License

We will mail you the license which will act as food license online after regular follows ups with the food safety department.

Timeline

10 - 14 Working Days

We have an expert panel of professionals that would complete the registration process within 10-14 Working Days.

Details Required


  • For Basic License:
    • An identity proof that contains a photograph
    • A passport-sized photograph

 

  • For State and Central License:
    • Proof of address
    • Import/export code
    • A passport-sized photograph
    • A list of directors or partners
    • A certificate of incorporation
    • The MoA and AoA of the business
    • An identity proof that contains a photograph
    • No Objection Certificate from the local municipality

FAQ

1 Do I need the FSSAI License for both Import and Export?

Yes, whether it is import or export of food items, FSSAI licensing is necessary.

2 Is FSSAI license mandatory?

As per the Rules and Regulation of the Food Safety and Standard Act, 2006, all types of Food Manufacturer, Food Packaging Unit, Food Storage Unit, whether individuals or entities, are required o obtain FSSAI Registration or License.

3 Is FSSAI license required for distribution as well?

Yes, whether you manufacture, distribute, transport or trade food additives, you will need an FSSAI license in order to do it.