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Press Release dated 2st January 2021 related to FSSAI issues a Guidance Document on Safe handling, Processing and Consumption of Poultry Meat and Eggs during Bird Flu [Updated on:21-01-2021]Press Release dated 2st January 2021 related to FSSAI issues a Guidance Document on Safe handling, Processing and Consumption of Poultry Meat and Eggs during Bird Flu[0.38 MB]

Press Release dated 08th January 2021 related to Eat Right India Among Top Visionaries for the Food Systems Vision Prize [Updated on:11-01-2021]Press Release dated 08th January 2021 related to Eat Right India Among Top Visionaries for the Food Systems Vision Prize[0.62 MB]

Press Release dated 15th December 2020 related to Quality Council of India (QCI) Launches Recognition Scheme for Hygiene Rating Audit Agencies [Updated on:15-12-2020]Press Release dated 15th December 2020 related to Quality Council of India (QCI) Launches Recognition Scheme for Hygiene Rating Audit Agencies[0.52 MB]

Press Release dated 03rd December 2020 related to FSSAI reviews the issue raised by CSE regarding adulteration in honey samples [Updated on:03-12-2020]Press Release dated 03rd December 2020 related to FSSAI reviews the issue raised by CSE regarding adulteration in honey samples[0.61 MB]

Press Release related to FSSAI publishes rebuttal to the article published in Dainik Bhaskar on 26th October 2020 regarding Food Safety and Compliance System (FoSCoS) [Updated on:02-11-2020]Press Release related to FSSAI publishes rebuttal to the article published in Dainik Bhaskar on 26th October 2020 regarding Food Safety and Compliance System (FoSCoS)[0.62 MB]

Press Release dated 22nd October 2020 related to Food Authority Launched a PAN India Surveillance of Khoa [Updated on:26-10-2020]Press Release dated 22nd October 2020 related to Food Authority Launched a PAN India Surveillance of Khoa[0.62 MB]

Press Release dated 19th October 2020 related to FSSAI extends Upgraded Food Safety Compliance Platform for Food Businesses to entire country [Updated on:21-10-2020]Press Release dated 19th October 2020 related to FSSAI extends Upgraded Food Safety Compliance Platform for Food Businesses to entire country[0.46 MB]

Press Release dated 16th October 2020 related to FSSAI celebrates World Food Day with launch of Eat Right Challenge for Smart Cities and School Children, presided by Honble Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare [Updated on:16-10-2020]Press Release dated 16th October 2020 related to FSSAI celebrates World Food Day with launch of Eat Right Challenge for Smart Cities and School Children, presided by Honble Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare[0.25 MB]

Press Release dated 25th September 2020 regarding Fortification of Edible Oil with Vitamin A and D to be Considered Mandatory [Updated on:26-09-2020]Press Release dated 25th September 2020 regarding Fortification of Edible Oil with Vitamin A and D to be Considered Mandatory[0.65 MB]

Press Release dated 08th September 2020 regarding FSSAI Proposes Ten-Point Charter for Food Supplied to School Children [Updated on:09-09-2020]Press Release dated 08th September 2020 regarding FSSAI Proposes Ten-Point Charter for Food Supplied to School Children[0.63 MB]

Advisories / Orders View All

Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 19th January 2021 regarding import of speciality foods for IEM and hypoallergenic conditions [Updated on:19-01-2021]Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 19th January 2021 regarding import of speciality foods for IEM and hypoallergenic conditions[0.65 MB]

Notice dated 12th January 2021 related to Approval of Rapid Analytical Food Testing (RAFT) Kit/Equipment/Method along with Application Form [Updated on:14-01-2021]Notice dated 12th January 2021 related to Approval of Rapid Analytical Food Testing (RAFT) Kit/Equipment/Method along with Application Form[1.18 MB]

Order dated 13th January 2021 related to Appointment of Designated Officer for India Northern Railways under Section 36 of FSS Act, 2006 [Updated on:14-01-2021]Order dated 13th January 2021 related to Appointment of Designated Officer for India Northern Railways under Section 36 of FSS Act, 2006[0.2 MB]

Letter dated 12th January 2021 related to Food Safety Compliance System (FoSCoS) - present status [Updated on:13-01-2021]Letter dated 12th January 2021 related to Food Safety Compliance System (FoSCoS) - present status[0.79 MB]

Addendum dated 11th January 2021 to the Guidelines on requirement of No Objection Certificate (NOC) from Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) for grant / renewal / product modification of FSSAI license [Updated on:11-01-2021]Addendum dated 11th January 2021 to the Guidelines on requirement of No Objection Certificate (NOC) from Central Ground Water Authority (CGWA) for grant / renewal / product modification of FSSAI license[0.49 MB]

Letter dated 11th January 2021 related to Clarification regarding Tolerance Limit in cases of insecticides for which MRLs have not been fixed [Updated on:11-01-2021]Letter dated 11th January 2021 related to Clarification regarding Tolerance Limit in cases of insecticides for which MRLs have not been fixed[0.18 MB]

Letter dated 07th January 2021 related to Implementation of revised policy for Auto-generation of License / Registration and Auto-rejection of applications in case of non-response [Updated on:08-01-2021]Letter dated 07th January 2021 related to Implementation of revised policy for Auto-generation of License / Registration and Auto-rejection of applications in case of non-response[1.27 MB]

Direction dated 07th January 2021 regarding enforcement of maximum limits of trans fatty acids in Vegetable Oil / Fats products under Food Safety and Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020 [Updated on:08-01-2021]Direction dated 07th January 2021 regarding enforcement of maximum limits of trans fatty acids in Vegetable Oil / Fats products under Food Safety and Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020[0.23 MB]

Extension of timeline for compliance with the direction dated 01st January, 2021 regarding compliance of commercial feeds/feed materials intended for meat and milk producing animals with relevant BIS standards [Updated on:01-01-2021]Extension of timeline for compliance with the direction dated 01st January, 2021 regarding compliance of commercial feeds/feed materials intended for meat and milk producing animals with relevant BIS standards[0.08 MB]

Extension of timeline dated 18th June 2020 for the compliance of Food Safety and Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Fourth Amendment Regulations, 2019 dated 30th October 2019 related to the standards of Packaged Drinking Water (other than Mineral Water) [Updated on:30-12-2020]Extension of timeline dated 18th June 2020 for the compliance of Food Safety and Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Fourth Amendment Regulations, 2019 dated 30th October 2019 related to the standards of Packaged Drinking Water (other than Mineral Water)[0.25 MB]

Gazette Notifications View All

Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act[1.15 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) First Amendment Regulations 2021 w.r.t. incidental occurring of Khesari Dal in gram/pulses [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) First Amendment Regulations 2021 w.r.t. incidental occurring of Khesari Dal in gram/pulses[1.2 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (Transaction of Business and Procedures for the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels) First Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision of quorum of meeting of the Scientific Committee or Scientific Panel or Working Group and drawing up of agenda in consultation with Chairperson of the concerned Scientific Panel or Scientific Committee [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (Transaction of Business and Procedures for the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels) First Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision of quorum of meeting of the Scientific Committee or Scientific Panel or Working Group and drawing up of agenda in consultation with Chairperson of the concerned Scientific Panel or Scientific Committee[1.64 MB]

Gazette notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020 related to:(i) Deletion of Bellier Test; (ii) Reduction in trans fat; (iii) Cherries with stem; (iv) Processed fruit juice; (v)Processed vegetable juice; (vi) Cashew Kernel; (vii) Colouring Foods; (viii) Definition in 2.5.1; (ix) Animal Casings; (x)Frozen Egg Products; (xi) Egg Powder; (xii) Liquid Egg Products; (xiii) Pickled Eggs; (xiv) Pasteurized Fish Sausage; (xv) Pasteurised Crab Meat; (xvi) Gelatin from fish processing waste; (xvii) Baking Powder; (xviii) Water Chestnut Flour (Singhare ka atta); (xx) TSS content in the fruits and vegetables (File No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif./2010-FSSAI dated 29.12.2020) [Updated on:31-12-2020]Gazette notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020 related to:(i) Deletion of Bellier Test; (ii) Reduction in trans fat; (iii) Cherries with stem; (iv) Processed fruit juice; (v)Processed vegetable juice; (vi) Cashew Kernel; (vii) Colouring Foods; (viii) Definition in 2.5.1; (ix) Animal Casings; (x)Frozen Egg Products; (xi) Egg Powder; (xii) Liquid Egg Products; (xiii)  Pickled Eggs; (xiv) Pasteurized Fish Sausage; (xv) Pasteurised Crab Meat; (xvi) Gelatin from fish processing waste; (xvii) Baking Powder; (xviii) Water Chestnut Flour (Singhare ka atta); (xx) TSS content in the fruits and vegetables   (File No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif./2010-FSSAI dated 29.12.2020)[2.22 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. Stds/SP(water and Beverages)/Notification(1)/FSSAI-2019) [Updated on:21-12-2020]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. Stds/SP(water and Beverages)/Notification(1)/FSSAI-2019)[1.74 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. REG/Fortification Amendment (1)/Notification/FSSAI-2018) [Updated on:21-12-2020]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. REG/Fortification Amendment (1)/Notification/FSSAI-2018)[1.35 MB]

Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/03/Notification (IFR)/FSSAI-2017 dated 04.12.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Foods for Infant Nutrition) Regulations, 2020. [Updated on:14-12-2020]Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/03/Notification (IFR)/FSSAI-2017  dated 04.12.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Foods for Infant Nutrition) Regulations, 2020.[1.91 MB]

Corrigenda on the Food Safety and Standards (Safe food and balanced diets for children in school) Regulations, 2020 [Updated on:14-12-2020]Corrigenda on the Food Safety and Standards (Safe food and balanced diets for children in school) Regulations, 2020[1.38 MB]

Gazette Notification F. No. 1-94/FSSAI/SP (Labelling)/2014 (pt-2) dated 17.11.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2020 [Updated on:14-12-2020]Gazette Notification  F. No. 1-94/FSSAI/SP (Labelling)/2014 (pt-2) dated 17.11.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Labelling and Display) Regulations, 2020[2.26 MB]

Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act [Updated on:14-12-2020]Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act[1.51 MB]

Food Standards View All

Comments / suggestions on Artificial Ripening of Fruits. [Updated on:28-03-2018]

Comments Pdf size:( 0.19 MB)

Notice Calling for suggestions, views, comments from all Stakeholders regarding proposal of FSSAI to review provisions in Regulation notified under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 for mandatory certification under AGMARK within a period of 3 weeks from the date of uploading on website. [Updated on:16-01-2018]

Notice Pdf size:( 0.26 MB)

Notice Calling for suggestions, views, comments from all Stakeholders regarding proposal of FSSAI to review provisions in Regulation notified under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 for mandatory certification under BIS within a period of 3 weeks from the date of uploading on website. [Updated on:16-01-2018]

Notice Pdf size:( 0.25 MB)

Notice Calling for suggestions, views, comments on the consultation paper on Food Fortification from General public and other stakeholders within a period of 6 weeks. [Updated on:01-02-2017]

Notice Pdf size:( 2.06 MB)

jobs@FSSAI View All

Notice dated 20th Jan 2021 regarding Merit List of the candidates found provisionally eligible for the posts of Assistant Manager (IT), Assistant Manager, Hindi Translator, IT Assistant, Junior Assistant Grade-I, Personal Assistant, Assistant, Central Food Safety Officer and Technical Officer under DR-02/2019 [Updated on:21-01-2021]

Notice dated 15th January 2021 related to Information regarding Honble High Court of Delhi vide Order dated 13th January, 2021 against the selection of Assistant Director (Technical) [Updated on:15-01-2021]

Result Notice dated 24th December 2020 for the posts of Assistant Director (Technical), Assistant Director, Deputy Manager and Administrative Officer [Updated on:24-12-2020]

Circular - DEP-03/2020 dated 16th December 2020 related to Filling up for the posts of Executive Director and Joint Director through transfer on deputation (including short term contract) on foreign service terms [Updated on:16-12-2020]

Notice dated 15th December 2020 related to Document Verification for the Posts of Junior Assistant Grade-I, Hindi Translator, Assistant Manager (IT), IT Assistant, Assistant Manager, Assistant, Technical Officer and Central Food Safety Officer (Advt. DR-02/2019) [Updated on:15-12-2020]

Notice dated 10th December 2020 related to List of Candidates to be called for document verification for the Post of Technical Officer [Updated on:10-12-2020]

Notice related to List of Candidates to be called for document verification for the Post of Junior Assistant Grade-I, Assistant and Central Food Safety Officer and for skill test in case of Personal Assistant (Advt. No. DR-02/2019) [Updated on:09-12-2020]

Notice dated 04th December 2020 related to List of Candidates to be called for document verification for the Post of Assistant Manager and Assistant Manager (IT) (Advt. No. DR-02/2019) [Updated on:04-12-2020]

Notice dated 21st November 2020 related to Declaration of marks of written examination for the posts of Assistant Director, Deputy Manager, Assistant Director (Technical), Administrative Officer, Hindi Translator, IT Assistant [Updated on:21-11-2020]

FAQs relating to queries regarding interview/documents verification for various posts in FSSAI on DR basis (DR-02/2019) [Updated on:20-11-2020]

Internship@FSSAI View All

Internship (April) 2020 [Updated on:09-03-2020]

Internship (March) 2020 [Updated on:07-02-2020]

Internship (February) 2020 [Updated on:14-01-2020]

Internship (January) 2020 [Updated on:06-12-2019]

Internship (December) 2019 [Updated on:11-11-2019]

Internship (November) 2019 [Updated on:26-09-2019]

Internship (September) 2019 [Updated on:07-08-2019]

Internship (July) 2019 [Updated on:11-06-2019]

Internship (June 2019) [Updated on:09-05-2019]

Internship (May 2019) [Updated on:04-04-2019]

Tenders View All

Tender Notice dated 20th January 2020 regarding Design, Development and Implementation of Software Application Food Imports Exports Clearance System (FIECS) and its Operation and Maintenance Support Service [Updated on:20-01-2021]

Advertisement dated 23rd December 2020 for engagement of one Part-time Medical Consultant [Updated on:23-12-2020]

Tender Notice dated 11th December 2020 for providing Four Security Personnel at NFL Extension Centre Sonauli [Updated on:14-12-2020]

Request for Proposal dated 09th December 2020 for setting up and operationalisation of National Food Laboratories [Updated on:09-12-2020]

Tender Notice dated 04th December 2020 related to Request for Proposal (RFP) for selection of agency for training and assessment of Digital Mitra under Food Safety Mitra scheme [Updated on:07-12-2020]

Tender dated 27th November 2020 related to FSSAI HQ invites bids from scheduled commercial banks(public/private/small finance) only to quote competitive rate of interest for investment of surplus funds in callable fixed deposit [Updated on:27-11-2020]

Tender Notice dated 09th November 2020 for Online Examination (Computer Based Test) Conduct and Processing for Online Food Analyst Junior Analyst Examination [Updated on:09-11-2020]

Tender Notice dated 06th November 2020 for inviting bids for creation of furnished office with complete interiors, furniture & fixtures, air conditioning system, civil and other misc work at 2nd floor of Central Documentation Complex Building, Rajaji [Updated on:06-11-2020]

Request for Expression of Interest (EOI) for Selection of Training Partners empanelled under FoSTaC programme for training of Food Handlers working with MDM, Aanganwadi, Govt. Canteens and Places of Worship [Updated on:08-10-2020]

Public Auction Notice dated 22nd September 2020 regarding dispose of old scraps materials in National Food Laboratory, Ghaziabad Uttar Pradesh [Updated on:25-09-2020]

Public Comments View All

Draft notification on the Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2021 w.r.t. non-transparent packaging material for water [Updated on:20-01-2021]

The objections or suggestions, if any, may be addressed as per the attached format to the Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, Food and Drug Administration Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi – 110002 or submit comments online or emailed to regulation[at]fssai[dot]gov[dot]in within 60 days from uploading of draft notification

Draft notification on the Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2021 w.r.t. non-transparent packaging material for water for inviting comments/suggestions from WTO-TBT Member Countries [Updated on:20-01-2021]

The objections or suggestions may be mailed to spstbt.enqpt@fssai.gov.in within Sixty days from the date of notification in WTO.

Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification of NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) First Amendment Regulations 2021 w.r.t. incidental occurring of Khesari Dal in gram/pulses [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) First Amendment Regulations 2021 w.r.t. incidental occurring of Khesari Dal in gram/pulses[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (Transaction of Business and Procedures for the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels) First Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision of quorum of meeting of the Scientific Committee or Scientific Panel or Working Group and drawing up of agenda in consultation with Chairperson of the concerned Scientific Panel or Scientific Committee [Updated on:14-01-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (Transaction of Business and Procedures for the Scientific Committee and Scientific Panels) First Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision of quorum of meeting of the Scientific Committee or Scientific Panel or Working Group and drawing up of agenda in consultation with Chairperson of the concerned Scientific Panel or Scientific Committee[unknown file size]

Gazette notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020 related to:(i) Deletion of Bellier Test; (ii) Reduction in trans fat; (iii) Cherries with stem; (iv) Processed fruit juice; (v)Processed vegetable juice; (vi) Cashew Kernel; (vii) Colouring Foods; (viii) Definition in 2.5.1; (ix) Animal Casings; (x)Frozen Egg Products; (xi) Egg Powder; (xii) Liquid Egg Products; (xiii) Pickled Eggs; (xiv) Pasteurized Fish Sausage; (xv) Pasteurised Crab Meat; (xvi) Gelatin from fish processing waste; (xvii) Baking Powder; (xviii) Water Chestnut Flour (Singhare ka atta); (xx) TSS content in the fruits and vegetables (File No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif./2010-FSSAI dated 29.12.2020) [Updated on:31-12-2020]Gazette notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Tenth Amendment Regulations, 2020 related to:(i) Deletion of Bellier Test; (ii) Reduction in trans fat; (iii) Cherries with stem; (iv) Processed fruit juice; (v)Processed vegetable juice; (vi) Cashew Kernel; (vii) Colouring Foods; (viii) Definition in 2.5.1; (ix) Animal Casings; (x)Frozen Egg Products; (xi) Egg Powder; (xii) Liquid Egg Products; (xiii)  Pickled Eggs; (xiv) Pasteurized Fish Sausage; (xv) Pasteurised Crab Meat; (xvi) Gelatin from fish processing waste; (xvii) Baking Powder; (xviii) Water Chestnut Flour (Singhare ka atta); (xx) TSS content in the fruits and vegetables   (File No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif./2010-FSSAI dated 29.12.2020)[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. Stds/SP(water and Beverages)/Notification(1)/FSSAI-2019) [Updated on:21-12-2020]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Alcoholic Beverages) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. Stds/SP(water and Beverages)/Notification(1)/FSSAI-2019)[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. REG/Fortification Amendment (1)/Notification/FSSAI-2018) [Updated on:21-12-2020]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Fortification of Foods) First Amendment Regulations, 2020. (F. No. REG/Fortification Amendment (1)/Notification/FSSAI-2018)[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/03/Notification (IFR)/FSSAI-2017 dated 04.12.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Foods for Infant Nutrition) Regulations, 2020. [Updated on:14-12-2020]Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/03/Notification (IFR)/FSSAI-2017  dated 04.12.2020 on the Food Safety and Standards (Foods for Infant Nutrition) Regulations, 2020.[unknown file size]

Corrigenda on the Food Safety and Standards (Safe food and balanced diets for children in school) Regulations, 2020 [Updated on:14-12-2020]Corrigenda on the Food Safety and Standards (Safe food and balanced diets for children in school) Regulations, 2020[unknown file size]