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 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. FSSAI Online Registration is done through vakil salah(FSSAI license consultants). FSSAI online registration is done through l vakil salah(for basic and central level. For state, the Fssai registration is done through offline mode.

There are mainly 3 type of the Food License or FSSAI License category which is required by each food related business.

a) FSSAI Basic Registration -FSSAI Basic Registration is required by the small business which have turnover less than 12 lakh rupees in a year. So if you are just starting your business then it’s required only the basic FSSAI or Food License Registration. Turnover is calculated on the yearly basis..

b) FSSAI State License Registration -If you have already the FSSAI Basic Registration and cross the turnover of the 12 lakh rupees in a year but less than 20 Cr. rupees then its required the FSSAI State License Registration.

c) FSSAI Central License Registration -If you are starting import export business or want to supply at the government various department then its required the FSSAI Central License Registration. Even it’s also required for the large scale turnover more than 20 Cr. in a year companies.

Benefits of FSSAI Registration?

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

Who Required FSSAI Registration?

  • FSSAI Registration or Food License is required for all type of the food related business. Even if you are thinking to starting a food related business by way of food processing or manufacturing or distributor then its required from starting irrespective of the turnover.

Required Documents

FSSAI Registration is required the documents depend on the type of the legal entity and type of the Food License or FSSAI Registration.

  • Personal information of the FSSAI Application Applicant -
  • PAN Card: Copy of PAN is mandatory identity proof.
  • Passport size Photo
  • Copy of Aadhaar Card/ Voter identity card/ Driving License/Passport (Either of the Four)
  • Copy of Rent Agreement or Electricity /other Uitility Bill Copy of the premise.
  • Copy of Aadhaar Card/ Voter identity card/ Driving License/Passport (Either of the Four)

How Vakil Salah help in getting FSSAI Registration?

Document Collection

We will collect the details & documents required for FSSAI application from you.

Application preparation

After collecting details, we will prepare your application based on the information provided & submit the application Form A on your behalf & make the payment for FSSAI application.

Once the payment confirmation is reflected in your FSSAI account, you need to file Form B with the government. There are multiple declarations and resolutions that need to be filed with your application. E.g., board resolution, owner self-declaration.

FSSAI Allotment

The government department will take 45-60 working days to completely review your application and approve the same

Once the application and the attached supporting documents are verified, the Government Department will allot a FSSAI Registration for your business.


1.What is mean by Fssai?

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is an autonomous body established under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India. ... FSSAI is responsible for protecting and promoting public health through the regulation and supervision of food safety.

2.Is Fssai mandatory?

The FSSAI or the Food Safety and Standard Authority of India issues a license under FSS(Licensing and registration of food businesses) regulations, 2011.Maintaining the food quality levels in order to ensure safety and providing satisfaction to every consumer is the aim of every Food Business Operator. Food safety and standards authority of India (FSSAI Registration) plays an important role in formulating the controlling procedures.It is mandatory for all the businesses to print that number on the packaging of the product.

3.What is the cost of Fssai license?

It depend on type of license you required.

4.How can I check my Fssai license?

Visit FSSAI License Number Check at LegalDocs website. Enter your 14 digits valid FSSAI registration no & search. You will receive a short description on the screen. Login and know the entire details of your FSSAI license status..

5.Is Fssai required for trading?

it is mandatory to acquire FSSAI registration for traders or all food business operators who involved in the food business.