FSSAI Food License

Online Application Process. Need to Fill Form

3 Types of FSSAI Registration

Basic Registration

State Registration

Central Registration

FSSAI Registration Online


How To Register FSSAI Online

In India, you can conduct your business online with "FSSAI Registration". We can help you in the following ways because we have a wealth of knowledge and experience in FSSAI registration.

Step 1
Complete our Simple Form

You need to fill our FSSAI application form and provide details about your food business.

Step 2
Send Documents

You need to email us the required documents and we will create your FSSAI Form A and Form B

Step 3
Document Submission

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

Step 4
FSSAI License Issued

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

FSSAI Registration

For food quality control, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is the legal authority that provides food licenses to all food business operators (FBOs) in India. FSSAI licensing or registration is required by an FBO, but it depends on a number of factors, such as the size of production, the management nature of food business activities, and the range of operations. As part of the FSSAI registration process, the FBO will receive a 14 digit number that must be printed on food packages. In India, the FSSAI Registration ensures food product safety and is essentially a certificate of food safety issued by the food authority. It is open to all manufacturers, traders, restaurants, grocery stores, importers and exporters. By ensuring that food products are subjected to specific quality checks, FSSAI Licensing decreases the risk of adulteration and substandard food.

Who needs FSSAI Registration?

  • FBOs like wholesalers, distributors, suppliers, retailers, food vending establishments, hawkers, clubs, canteens, Dhabas, hotels, restaurants, and storage facilities with an annual turnover of less than Rs.12 lakh, between Rs.12 Lakh- Rs.20 crores or more than Rs.20 crores.
  • Petty producers manufacturing by itself
  • A makeshift stall selling food products.
  • Businesses involved in selling food at a social or a religious gathering, other than a caterer.
  • Cottage industries associated with food products
  • Production or processing units of vegetable oil by the process of solvent extraction and refineries including oil expeller system. With a capacity to provide not more than 100 kg/liter per day (except milk or meat).
  • Dairy units, involved in procurement/collection/handling/chilling of milk, having a capacity of not more than 500 liters per day, or up to 2.5 Metric Ton of milk solids annually.
  • A slaughtering capacity of not more than 2 large animals or 10 small animals or 50 poultry birds per day.
  • Production and processing units of vegetable oil by the process of solvent extraction and refineries including oil expeller unit. With a turnover within Rs. 12 lacs to Rs. 20 crores annually.
  • Hotels of 4-star ratings or less or that have been rated 5-star or more.
  • Storages having a capacity of less than 50,000 metric tonnes yearly or with a capacity of more than 50,000 metric tonnes.
  • All food processing units including re-packers, with a daily capacity of not less than 100 kg/liter to up to 2 metric tonnes.
  • 100 % export oriented units involved in food production or processing.
  • Caterers working under Central Government or related agencies such as Railways, Airlines and airport, Seaport, Defence, etc.
  • All food processing units including re-packers and excluding the grains, pulses & cereals milling units with a capacity of over 2 metric tonnes per day.
  • All FBOs involved in producing an item of food, additive or it’s ingredient, using some new process or technology, and/or a combination thereof, whose safety has not been established yet by the FSSAI. Or they may not have a history of safe usage. It covers the food articles being introduced in the country, for the first time.

Types of FSSAI Licence

A food license, which can be of a variety of types based on turnover, scale, and type of activity, must be applied for by food-related businesses. The Sorts of FSSAI Food licenses are as per the following:

FSSAI Basic Registration

Food business operators (FBOs) with new or small businesses are required to register with the FSSAI. Depending on the productivity of your business's sales graph, you can upgrade your basic registration.

  1. The basic registration is for the petty food business
  2. In this registration, the document required Form A to be filled.

FSSAI State license

The FBOs with medium-sized businesses are eligible to apply for the State FSSAI License. Depending on your company's productivity, the state license can be upgraded to a central license.

  1. The state license is for the medium-sized food business.
  2. In this registration, the document required Form B to be filled.

FSSAI Central license

You must have it in order to import or export food products or supply government offices.

  1. The central license is for the large food business.
  2. In this registration, the document required Form B to be filled.

Benefits of applying for FSSAI Registration

Steps for getting the Food license

Step 1:

On the FSSAI website, complete the licensing registration form A and pay for the FSSAI application at the FBO in your neighborhood.

Step 2:

You must submit Form B to the government as soon as the payment confirmation appears in your FSSAI account. Your application needs to be accompanied by a number of declarations and resolutions. Examples include a resolution passed by the board and an owner declaration. A company secretary should ideally prepare these declarations.

Step 3:

You will then have to circle back to the public authority office for a report on your application. The public authority might send back your application for alters - in the event that you neglect to answer within 15 days of the application, your application will be dismissed.It will take between five and seven business days to approve the name. The form must be submitted again within 15 days, in the event that a dismissal occurs.

Step 4:

The public authority office will require 45-60 working days to totally survey your application and endorse something similar. Else, you can enlist LegalRaasta for getting the FSSAI permit for you. We save our clients from dealing with the government and get licenses issued in 98% of the cases we handle. Customers may be required to visit the Food department or pay additional fees to the inspector in certain circumstances.

Documents Required For LLP Registration

Validity Time of FSSAI Licence

FSSAI permit legitimacy loosens up from 1 to 5 years. The food business owner must submit an appeal for the license’s renewal within 30 days of its expiration, according to FSSAI regulations. An Rs. 100 per day late fee applies to any FSSAI renewal application that is submitted after the expiration date. Therefore, it is essential for every operator of a food business to monitor and ensure that their FSSAI license remains valid at all times.

What is Included In Package?

Eligibility Consultation

Application Drafting

Government Fees

Completion of registration

FSSAI Licence Number

The FSSAI logo and FSSAI permit number are constantly referenced on the mark of the food bundle in opposite tone to the foundation. On account of different units, the producer or packer, the FSSAI logo and permit number of the brand proprietor should be referenced on the mark of the food bundle. The FSSAI license number must be displayed at the addresses of the various units on the label. On account of imported food items, the shipper should show the FSSAI logo and FSSAI permit number with the name and address of the merchant. These may both be pre-imprinted on the name or connected by a sticker before customs freedom. The Food Safety and Standards, also known as the 2011 Packaging and Labelling Regulation, stipulates that the height of the license number's letters and numerals must conform to 2.3.3. Guideline 2.6.1 of Food handling and Norms is pertinent to the present FSSAI Permit number and logo. The FSSAI logo on the food product's label is not a certification mark; however, it indicates that the FBO has a valid license under the Food Safety and Standards Act of 2006

FSSAI License Renewal

The food permit dispensed has a legitimacy of one year and can be expanded to a limit of 5 years by the food administrative body. When a food business owner is required to renew a FSSAI license because the license's validity has run out. To avoid penalties, the FSSAI renewal system should be taken into consideration as soon as possible because it is manageable. According to FSSAI guidelines, the food safety registration must be renewed within 30 days of the license's expiration.
Documentation Required-
Form A or B, as required
Declaration by the Proprietor or Director, that they will comply with the updated Rules and Regulations under FSSAI
Photo ID proof of the Proprietor or Director
Officials from the FSSAI will check the information on the application form. They might even visit, look at the machinery and equipment, and ask questions about the place. They will screen the presentation and legitimacy of the Food handling The executives Framework, whether it has not become obsolete. They will check to see if the information in the form and the supporting documents are legitimate. Assuming the FSSAI authorities are happy with their requests. Additionally, ensure that the FSSAI's guidelines are fully followed. Your license from the FSSAI will be renewed. Its maximum validity would be five years, once more.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the full form of FSSAI?

The full form of FSSAI is the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India.


What is that FSSAI Registration?

All food business operators (FBOs) must complete the FSSAI Registration process in order to obtain a certificate attesting to the food's safety for consumption.

How to Apply for FSSAI Registration?

FSSAI License Registration can be easily applied for online. But you will require an expert to complete the application procedure. 


How to process to get FSSAI license?

Food businesses in India are granted licenses by the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India. Here is how to get a license from the FSSAI:

• Go to the website of Legalraasta. Look for a food license in the Registration column. The FSSAI Licence is the first option in that section.

How to check my FSSAI license renewal status?

Every food business in India must renew its FSSAI license every one to five years. You can reach us or contact us.

Complaint related infringement of the provisions of Act and Regulation. Some of them are: •
• Food poisoning
• Food contaminations
• Misleading labelling and packaging
• Misleading Ads
• Licensing and registration-related complaints
• Artificial products
• Sub-standard quality of food products

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