Fssai License

FSSAI/Food License

What is FSSAI Registration | What is Food License?


FSSAI (Food Safety and Standards Authority of India). The FSSAI Act was passed in 2006. Since then it controls all the business activities that are related to food. FSSAI license is mandatory for all business who want to start the food-related activity. All the manufacturers, suppliers, restaurants, wholesalers, retailers, distributors and any other businesses that are engaged in the food-related activity must acquire FSSAI license. Also, the business has to follow FSSAI rules, regulations and guidelines. FSSAI gives food safety to ensure the health and family welfare of common people. The current Chairperson for FSSAI is Rita Teotia and the current Chief Executive Officer for FSSAI is Pawan Kumar Agarwal. The main headquarter of FSSAI is located at Delhi. It also has its 6 Regional Offices located at Delhi, Guwahati, Mumbai, Kolkata, Cochin, and Chennai.


FOOD License is mandatory compliance used to ensure the quality of Food. It also gives the consumer a bit of satisfaction when they buy the product. FSSAI license is a 14-digit number which is given to FBO's when they have successfully registered for FSSAI license. FSSAI License is necessary for all those FBO's who are in the process of manufacturing, processing, retailing, wholesaling, transporting, storing, importing and exporting of Food related Business. If a person starts a food business without this license then he/she shall be liable for a penalty of Rs. 1 Lac and prosecution of 6 months. Therefore, it is recommended to get a Food License before starting any food business.


FSSAI Registration Consultants | Food License Registration Consultants


We are FSSAI Registration Consultants in Nehru Ground N.I. T, Faridabad.

We provide customize guidance on conversion of existing PFA license to new FSSAI license OR guidance on applying for a new FSSAI license to Basic Licensing Authority or to Central Licensing Authority OR to State Licensing Authority.


What is Food License Certificate?


Food License number is a 14-digit number which is granted by the FSSAI Department to those persons who are successfully qualified to all those rules & regulations under FSSAI. In the case of the State/Central license, it is mandatory to print your FSSAI number on your product along with the manufacturing/expiry date of the product. Many people buy food products only after checking an FSSAI number on the product. FSSAI License certificate also has a validity of 1 to 5 years.


WHAT IS FSSAI, Fssai Act & Fssai Rules & Regulations?


The fssai Act of 2006 (No. 34 of 2006) enacted on August 24, 2006 which mandated setting up of a independent autonomous body (FSSAI) Food Safety & Standards Authority of India.

Food Safety & Standards Rules - cover administrative structure and functioning of Food Safety & Standards Authority of India and various bodies under it

Food Safety and Standards Regulations - cover the various regulatory and compliance aspects of the food industry like licensing, labelling, use of additives, food standards etc.


Some Regulations

1. Licensing and Registration
2. Packaging and Labelling
3. Food Standards
4. Food Additives
5. Contaminants and Toxins
6. Prohibitions and Restrictions
7 Laboratory sampling and Analysis

Type of Food /Fssai License


Basic Food License 


If your business has an Annual Income less then Rs. 12 lakh you need this Basic Registration. AN FBO can change his license on the basis of their annual turnover. The minimum and maximum validity of this license are 1 to 5 years.


Basic FSSAI License application form


Application Form A - Form A For Basic FSSAI Registration:- Form A is the FSSAI Registration form filled by Food Business Operator or FBO while applying for FSSAI License In India.  FORM A is the basic form which the comprises of an FBO Business Activities.

Basic FSSAI License Application Procedure


1. Complete a Simple Form - You need to fill our food license application form and provide all details about your food related business.

2. Send your Documents - You required to email us the required documents and we will create your food license application Form A and Form B.

3. Documents Submission - Your food License applications along with other declarations filed to the local FBO by our CA/ CS.

4. FSSAI license Issue - We will be mail you the license which will act the fssai license online after regular follows ups with food department


Basic Fssai License Application Cost


Type of Food License Pricing of food license Govt. fees Validity Buy
Basic Food License Rs.2,799/-Only* + Rs. 300/- Per Year Rs. 100 Per Year 1 - 5 years Buy Now


State Food License -


If your business has an Annual Income between Rs. 12 Lakh to 20 Cr. You need this State License. The minimum and maximum validity of this license are 1 to 5 years...

State FSSAI License application form


Application Form B - Form B is the FSSAI License form filled by FBO while applying for the FSSAI state License.

State FSSAI License Application Procedure

1. Complete a Simple Form - You need to fill our food license application form and provide all details about your food related business.

2. Send your Documents - You required to email us the required documents and we will create your food license application Form A and Form B.

3. Documents Submission - Your food License applications along with other declarations filed to the local FBO by our CA/ CS.

4. FSSAI license Issue - We will be mail you the license which will act the fssai license online after regular follows ups with food department


State Food License Application Cost


Type of Food License Pricing of food license Govt. fees Validity Buy
State Food License Rs.10,500/-Only* + Rs. 6,000/- Per Year Rs.2000,3000,5000 1 - 5 years Buy Now


Central Food License -

This license is required for large scale businesses with the annual turnover of Rs.20cr or above. Business firms who work as government agencies or those firms whose activities does the import-export of food products require this license. The minimum and maximum validity of this license are 1 to 5 years.


Central FSSAI License application form


Application Form B - Form B is the FSSAI License form filled by FBO while applying for the FSSAI state License.

Central FSSAI License Application Procedure


1. Complete a Simple Form - You need to fill our food license application form and provide all details about your food related business.

2. Send your Documents - You required to email us the required documents and we will create your food license application Form A and Form B.

3. Documents Submission - Your food License applications along with other declarations filed to the local FBO by our CA/ CS.

4. FSSAI license Issue - We will be mail you the license which will act the fssai license online after regular follows ups with food department


Central Food License Application Cost


Type of Food License Pricing of food license Govt. fees Validity Buy
Central Food License Rs. 15,000/- Only* + Rs. 9,000/- Per Year Rs. 7500 Per Year 1 - 5 years Buy Now


How To get FSSAI Certificate | Fssai License Application Process

 Simple Form

1. Complete a Simple Form

You need to fill our food license application form and provide all details about your food related business.

Send your Documents

2. Send your Documents

You required to email us the required documents and we will create your food license application Form A and Form B.

Documents Submission

3. Documents Submission

Your food License applications along with other declarations filed to the local FBO by our CA/ CS.

FSSAI license Issue

4. FSSAI license Issue

We will be mail you the license which will act the fssai license online after regular follows ups with food department

Food License Cost 

Type of Food License Pricing of food license Govt. fees Validity Buy
Basic Food License Rs.2,799/-Only* + Rs. 300/- Per Year Rs. 100 Per Year 1 - 5 years Buy Now
State Food License Rs.10,500/-Only* + Rs. 6,000/- Per Year Rs.2000,3000,5000 1 - 5 years Buy Now
Central Food License Rs. 15,000/- Only* + Rs. 9,000/- Per Year Rs. 7500 Per Year 1 - 5 years Buy Now

Benefits of Obtaining Required FSSAI License


Food License is required for start up all type of food related business. Even if you are thinking of starting a food-related business by way of manufacturing or food processing or distributor then it’s required from starting irrespective of the turnover. It helps you in the following way –

  • Increase your customer confidence & trust in terms of safety
  • Helps in the removal of multiple legal regulations.
  • Helps in promote innovative products.

Document Required for Food License

Basic License

  • 1. KYC
  • 2. Business Address Details
  • 3. Photo
  • 4. Declearation Form
  • 5. FSMS
  • 6. Email id and Contact number
  • 7. Trade name and Nature of business
  • 8. Nominee Details

State License

  • 1. KYC
  • 2. Business Address Details
  • 3. Blue Print If you are manufacture
  • 4. Certificate of such company and nature of business
  • 5. FSMS
  • 6. Declaration
  • 7. Email id and Contact number
  • 8. Trade name and Nature of business
  • 9. Nominee Details

Central License

  • 1. KYC
  • 2. Business Address Details
  • 3. Blue Print If you are manufacture
  • 4. Certificate of such company and nature of business
  • 5. FSMS
  • 6. Declaration
  • 7. Email Id and Contact number
  • 8. Nominee Details

What We Do :


Taxhint India is a consulting firm. We are working in the area of FSSAI Consultancy for 12 years.


Food License Application Form


There are two types of FSSAI/Food License Application From

Application Form A

Form A For Basic FSSAI Registration:- Form A is the FSSAI Registration form filled by Food Business Operator or FBO while applying for FSSAI License In India.  FORM A is the basic form which the comprises of an FBO Business Activities.

Application Form B

Form B is the FSSAI License form filled by FBO while applying for the FSSAI state License.

ELIGIBILITY for Basic FSSAI/ Food License


Manufacture Categories
Dairy units which include milk chilling units equipped to the process and handle. Upto 500 LPD of milk OR upto 2.5 MT of milk solids per annum
Vegetable oil processing units and units that the produce vegetable oil by process of solvent extraction and refineries that includes oil expeller unit. Turnover up to Rs. 12 lakhs/ annum
Slaughtering units.
  • Large Animals up to 2
  • Small Animals up to 10
  • Poultry Birds 50 Per Day
Meat processing units. Turnover up to Rs. 12 lakhs/ annum
Food processing units that include re-packers and re-labellers. Turnover not exceeding Rs 12L and whose production capacity of food does not exceed 100kg/ltr per day

ELIGIBILITY for State FSSAI/ Food License


Manufacture Categories
Dairy units which include milk chilling units equipped to the process and handle. 501 to 50,000 LPD of milk/ more than 2.5 MT to 2500 MT of the milk Solids per annum
Vegetable oil processing units & units that the produce vegetable oil by process of solvent extraction and refineries that includes oil expeller unit. Up to 2 MT/Day and Turnover above Rs. 12 lakhs
Slaughtering units.
  • Large Animal(more than 2 upto 50
  • Small Animal(more than 10 upto 150)
  • Poultry Birds (more than 50 upto 1000/Day)
Meat processing units. Up to 500 kg meat per Day/150 MT per annum
Food processing units that include re-packers and re-labellers. More than 100 kg/ltr to 2MT/Day. All Grains, cereals and Pulses milling units

ELIGIBILITY for Central FSSAI/ Food License


Manufacture Categories
Dairy units which include milk chilling units equipped to the process and handle. More than 50,000 ltr of liquid milk/ day or 2500 MT of the Milk solid per annual
Vegetable oil processing units & units that produce vegetable oil by process of solvent extraction and refineries that includes oil expeller unit. More than 2MT per Day
Slaughtering units.
  • Large Animal(more than 50) per day
  • Small Animal(150 or more)
  • Poultry Birds (1000 or more per day)
Meat processing units. More than 500 kg of meat per day/150 MT per annum
Food processing units that include re-packers and re-labelers. More than two MT /day except for grains or cereals and pulses milling units
Proprietary Foods All
100% Export Oriented Units All

Penalty for Non-Compliance


Type of Offence(s) Fine
Penalty for selling food, not of nature or substance or quality demanded 2 Lakh
Penalty for sub-standard food 5 Lakh
Penalty for misbranded food 3 Lakh
Penalty for misleading advertisement 10 Lakh
Penalty for food containing extraneous matter 1 Lakh
Penalty for failure to comply with the directions of Food Safety Officer 2 Lakh
Penalty for unhygienic or unsanitary processing or manufacturing of food 1 Lakh
Penalty for contraventions for which no specific penalty is provided 2 lakh

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Uttar Pradesh Maharashtra Bihar West Bengal Madhya Pradesh
Tamil Nadu Rajasthan Karnataka Gujarat Andhra Pradesh
Odisha Telangana Kerala Jharkhand Assam
Punjab Chattisgarh Haryana Jammu & Kashmir Uttarakhand
Himachal Pradesh Tripura Meghalaya Manipur Nagaland
Goa Arunachal Pradesh Mizoram Sikkim

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Delhi Kolkata Visakhapatnam Faridabad Mumbai
Pune Kanpur Jammu &Kashmir Bengaluru Ahmedabad
Vijayawada Lucknow Chennai Surat Jamshedpur
Hyderabad Patna Noida Ranchi Nagpur
Indore Bhopal Ghaziabad Ludhiana Agra
Nashik Rajkot Varanasi Madurai Meerut
Vijayawada Jodhpur Raipur Kota Tiruchirappalli
Bareilly Gurgaon Mysore Tiruppur Aligarh
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Bikaner Kochi Kolhapur Akola Jhansi
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