FSSAI Food License

Online Application process. Just fill our  form.

Get any of 3 types of FSSAI registration

Basic Registration : For Sales upto 12 lakh/year

State Registration : For Sales of 12 lakh To 20 Crore/year

Central Registration : For Sales > 20 Crore/year

FSSAI application code in 7 days & license in 60 days


Who needs an FSSAI registration?

According to FSSAI rules, any person who is in the food business has to have an FSSAI License. In fact, any business that is into the procurement (import), manufacture, processing, packaging, storage and distribution of food items needs to have an FSSAI registration.

Once you register FSSAI will be given a 14 digit registration or License number that needs to be displayed all food products.

The reason of introducing a FSSAI registration process was to keep a check on the quality and standards of food in India and to reduce adulteration.

Guidelines on FSSAI License Number

Your 14 digit license number has to have information about your registration details and should include the manufacturing state. 

You have to display the FSSAI logo and his license number on labels of all food packages.

 In the case of imported food products, you have to show the FSSAI logo and the 14 digit number along with the name and address of the manufacturer. If you don’t have the details printed on food tags, customs will not clear the food product.


for FSSAI/Food license

Fill form on our website. We will need details about your business to determine what category it falls under.
You will need to send us the documents necessary for the license by email. We will check these documents.
Our FSSAI Expert shall create an FSSAI Form A and Form B for your application of the FSSAI license.
Our FSSAI Expert will then file your FSSAI license application and required details to the local FBO.
There will be regular follow ups with the food department Once your license is ready, we will mail it to you

Types of FSSAI License

Businesses engaged in food activities are required to apply for food license.


This is required for small businesses that have an annual turnover below Rs.12 lakhs. Basic registration can be upgraded to state license later as you grow your business.


Mid-sized companies that have an annual turnover of less than 20 crores need to apply for an FSSAI State License.


This license is applicable typically on large business with annual turnover above Rs.20 crores. It is also required in cases where you need to supply at the government offices or import / export food products

Documents required to obtain FSSAI License

To apply for an FSSAI License online we will need the following document from you.

  • A copy of the Aadhar card & Pan Card of the proprietor or director of the company.
  • A copy of the electricity or water bill of the business place.
  • If you own the food factory or premises, the property papers are needed.
  • In case the premises is a rented property, a copy of the rent agreement is needed.
  • A self-declared copy of the Food Safety Management System Plan.
  • An authority letter stating permission for us to apply for an FSSAI Central License on your behalf.
  • A declaration form stating all details mentioned are true.
  • Form IX: Nomination of Persons by a Company along with the Board Resolution

Additional documents for Manufacturer

  • The blue print or layout of the food processing unit.
  • List all the machinery units employed.
  • List of food category desired to be manufactured
  • Pesticide residue reports of water.


On How To Get FSSAI License In India.

FSSAI license can be renewed 30 days before the expiry of original license. You need to provide your current license number to GST GURU team. We will re-file the Form A and form B for renewal of the application / license. It typically takes 30-40 for renewal of the license. The government fee is same for renewal as for new license issue.

You will need a Central License for the registered office of your company and individual state licenses for each manufacturing unit in particular states.

Yes, you will be required to obtain a central license from the address contained in Import Export Code. For import export FSSAI central license is mandatory.

Yes, FSSAI license is mandatory for both export and import of food products. You will need to apply for FSSAI Central License for your export unit.

Yes, FSSAI license for food activities of any kind including manufacturing, trading, distribution and transportation. Therefore, you shall need a license from FSSAI too.

Yes, all catering establishments, even those under central Government such as Railways, Airport, Seaport, and Defense etc. will have to get a license from FSSAI. In most cases, such establishments need to get FSSAI central license.

Even if the warehouses are located in the same city but different location then a separate license for each location is required. However, if multiple warehouses are on the same campus, a single license is applicable with campus address.

GST GURU acts as FSSAI license provider as well as FSSAI license consultant. In case you want to renew FSSAI license you can refer GST GURU Website.

The process for getting restaurant license or catering license is similar to the other licenses.Sit back and let GST GURU makes your work easy by getting fssai restaurant license for you;All you need to do is fill food license form online and send doucuments. Within 20-40 working days we will mail you the fssai license status/food license status and there you go, you will get your food and safety license without taking much pain.