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FSSAI LICENSE

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is the authority that has been established under Food Safety and Standards, 2006 which consolidates various acts & orders that have hitherto handled food related issues in various Ministries and Departments. FSSAI has been created for laying down science-based standards for articles of food and to regulate their manufacture, storage, distribution, sale and import to ensure availability of safe and wholesome food for human consumption.

Who are required to obtain the license?

What are different types of registration?

Basic FSSAI Registration

State FSSAI License

Central FSSAI License

This type of Registration is mandatory for the petty food business operators. It is commonly known as the Basic FSSAI License. It is for the business whose turnover does not exceed the limit of INR 12 lac per annum. People who come under this category are almost the petty retailer, itinerant vendors, hawkers, or temporary stallholders.

This license is mandatory for the food Business with annual turnover between INR 12 Lac and INR 20 Crore (INR 30 crores in some business) per annum. The turnover limit is the same for an FSSAI State Manufacturing license or FSSAI State trading license.

  • Central FSSAI license is mandatory for the food business whose annual turnover is above INR 20 Crore in Case of trading or manufacturing or storage beyond certain limited as specified by the laws.
  • Note that certain business forms are required to mandatorily obtain central license irrespective of their turnover (i.e. an e-commerce operator, an exporter).

FSSAI Packaging & Labelling Rules

Some of the important declarations that needs to be declared by the FBO on every products are mentioned below:

Consequence of non-compliance with the regulations

Validity and Renewal Period

Services Offered

FSSAI License Basic 1 Year - Rs. 1,999/-

Inclusive of GST. & Govt Fee.

FSSAI License State 1 Year - Rs. 3,999/-

Inclusive of GST. Govt Fee of Rs. 2,000-5,000 will be collected later depending upon the license.

FSSAI License Central 1 Year - Rs. 4,999/-

Inclusive of GST. Govt Fee of Rs. 7,500 will be collected later..

Other Services Offered