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FSSAI License

FSSAI Food License

Online Application process. Just fill our FSSAI form.
Get any of 3 types of FSSAI registration
Basic Registration : For Sales <10 lakh/year
State Registration: For Sales of 10 lakh > 2 Crore/year
Central Registration : For Sales > 2 Crore/year
FSSAI application code in 7 days & license in 60 days

FSSAI Registration

FSSAI is an abbreviation used for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India. FSSAI license is mandatory before starting any food business. All the manufacturers, traders, restaurants who are involved in the food business must obtain a 14-digit registration or a license number which must be printed on food packages.
This step is taken by government’s food licensing & registration system to ensure that food products undergo certain quality checks, thereby reducing the instances of adulteration, substandard products and improve accountability of manufacturers by issuing food service license.
Documents required to obtain FSSAI License
  • Declaration form
  • Authority letter
  • Copy of Property paper (If owned property)
  • Copy of Rent agreement (If rented property)
  • Food Safety Management System plan or certificate
  • Electricity/ Water bill (Business Place)
  • Copy of Aadhaar Card/ Voter identity card of Proprietor/ Partners/ Director
Form IX: Nomination of Persons by a Company along with the Board Resolution
Additional documents for Manufacturer
  1.  Blueprint/layout plan of the processing unit
  2.  List of Equipment and Machinery
  3.  List of food category desired to be manufactured
  4.  Pesticide residues report of water
  5.  Pesticide residues report of water
Guidelines on FSSAI License Number
  •  The 14-digit number provides information about the manufacturer™s license or registration details and the manufacturing state which will be called as fssai no.
  • The Brand owner shall display the FSSAI logo and his license number on the label of a food package.
  •  In case of imported food products, the importer shall display FSSAI logo and license number along with the name and address of importer on a sticker to be affixed before customs clearance.
Types of FSSAI License
Businesses engaged in food activities are required to apply for food license of different types based on turnover, the scale of business and the type of activity. Such businesses must apply for either of the licenses (central or state) or simple registration. The criteria specified in rules are as follows:
FSSAI Basic registration
This is required for small business or startups which have an annual turnover below Rs.12 lakhs. Basic registration can be upgraded to state license as your sales graph increases.
FSSAI State license
This license is applicable to mid-sized companies which have an annual turnover of between Rs.12-20 crores.
FSSAI Central license
This license is applicable typically on large business with an annual turnover above Rs.20 crores. It is also required in cases where you need to supply at the government offices or import/export f food products.

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