FSSAI License

Get the FSSAI application code in justseven days and the license in 60 days only! Just fill in this online application form.

  • Basic FSSAI Registration: For annual sales < 12 lakh
  • State Registration: For annual sales of 12 lakh - 20 Crore
  • Central Registration: For annual sales > 20 crores

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What is FSSAI Registration or FSSAI License?

FSSAI stands for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India. FSSAI license is that all businesses which are food related must get in order to operate. All food traders or manufacturers or those involved in the restaurant business must obtain this 14 digit food license or FSSAI registration which should be printed on their packages of food that they sell.

The point of taking this step is to make sure that the food products that these businesses are selling adhere to some quality checks and, therefore, reduce the chances of substandard products, adulteration and to improve the accountability of the manufacturers by issuing them a FSSAI license for food service. This online FSSAI registration for basic and central level can be done through the FSSAI license consultants, and the state FSSAI registration is done via the offline mode.

The package for FSSAI Registration

  • Consultation for eligibility
  • Preparing documentation
  • Drafting Application
  • Filling the Application
  • Government Fees

Online FSSAI Registration Procedure

  • Complete a form
  • All you need to do is to fill out a very simple FSSAI registration application form by providing complete details of your food business.

  • Send the documents
  • You have to send the required documents to us via e-mail and we will be able to create for you the required FSSAI registration Form A and Form B for you. (2 working days)

  • Submit the documents
  • Once your application form along with the required documents for FSSAI Registration is complete, it will be sent for filing to the local FBO by our CA/CS. (10 working days)

  • Issuing license for FSSAI
  • After regular follow ups with the food department, we will issue a FSSAI license for you which will act as the food license for you. (2 working days)

What documents are needed for obtaining the FSSAI License?

  • Declaration Form
  • Authority Letter
  • A copy of Property Paper (if you own property)
  • A copy of the rental agreement (If you have rented the property)
  • Food Safety Management System Certificate / Plan
  • Water or Electricity Bills (of the business premises)
  • A copy of Aadhaar Card or The Voter Identity card of the Proprietor/Partners/Director
  • Form IX – Nomination of persons by the company and the board resolution

Additional documents for Manufacturers

  • The blueprint of the layout of the processing unit
  • A list of all machinery or equipment
  • A list of the categories of food that is to be manufactured
  • Report of water for pesticide residues

FSSAI License Number Guidelines

  • The 14 digit number, which would be referred to as the FSSAI license no, provides detailed information regarding the manufacturer’s registration or the FSSAI license as well as the manufacturing state.
  • The FSSAI license number and the FSSAI logo must be displayed on the brand’s label of food package.
  • If there are imported food products, in that case the importer must display the FSSAI license number and the FSSAI logo on a sticker, with the name and address to be affixed before clearance of customs take place.

The types of FSSAI licenses

All businesses that are involved in the food activities must apply for this FSSAI license, which are different for different types of businesses based on:

  • The turnover of the business
  • The scale of business
  • The type of activity

The businesses must apply for either the central FSSAI license or the state FSSAI license or just the simple FSSAI registration. According to the criteria in the rules, it is as follows:

The basic FSSAI Registration

This is appropriate for startups or for small businesses whose annual turnover is less than 12 lakhs. The basic FSSAI registration however can be upgraded to the state FSSAI registration as the company's sales increase.

The State FSSAI License

This FSSAI license is appropriate to medium sized company with a turnover that is between 12 to 20 crores annually.

The central FSSAI license

FSSAI license is applicable to mostly large companies with a turnover that is greater than 20 crores annually. FSSAI license is mostly for those companies which supply at government offices or which are involved in import and export of food products.

Four steps of obtaining the FSSAI license

The FSSAI license application can be filed directly with the government, which requires a long and tedious process and takes about 60 days to get completed.

  • Step 1
  • Fill out the FSSAI registration form A for FSSAI license on the FSSAI website and make the payment at the local FBO office for the FSSAI Registration application form.

  • Step 2
  • Once the payment has been accepted and is reflecting on your FSSAI account you then need to file for form B. Multiple other resolutions and declarations like the board resolution or the owner self declaration forms must also be filed along with the form B. These forms are typically prepared by the company secretary.

  • Step 3
  • Now you have to follow up with the government department on the status of your application. The government may send your application form back, if there are errors or some incomplete information for editing. If you do not respond back to them within 15 days of the application, your application form will then be rejected.

  • Step 4
  • The government department takes about 45 to 60 working days in order to review your FSSAI Registration application completely. The other option for you is to hire us in order to get the FSSAI license for you. We are able to get 98% of the customers the license, saving them from all the trouble of dealing with the government hassles!

FAQ on FSSAI Registration

It can be renewed 30 days before the original license expires. For this, our team would require your current license number. We will re fill the Form A and B in order to renew your license. It takes about 30-40 days for license renewal. The fees charged by the government is the same for both issuing a new license as well as for renewing an expired one.

A Central license will be applicable for your business for the registered office of your company and separate state licenses would be required for your manufacturing units in particular states.

Yes, a central license is required for your business from the address in the import export code. The FSSAI license is mandatory for importing or exporting food items.

Yes, you need to get the FSSAI central license for the export unit as it is mandatory for both exporting and importing good products.

Yes, an FSSAI license is required for all kinds of food related activities which include trading, manufacturing, transportation or distribution.

Yes, all catering establishments need to get a license from the FSSAI even the ones which are under the central government such as the airport or the railways. Most of the times, they are required to get the central license.

If the location of the warehouses is different, even if they are in the same city, they all require different license for each.

You can simply contact us to be your FSSAI license consultant.

The process of getting a license for a restaurant or a catering service is similar to getting other licenses. All that is required from you is to fill the food online form online and just send the required documents. Within a span of 20-40 working days, we will send you the status of your application and without making too much effort; you will have your license in no time!

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