FSSAI License is a must for people involved in any kind of food business - manufacturing, processing, importers-exporters, distributors, restaurants, cafes, even a roadside food vendor. From a local food hawker to the food giants with a turnover in billions, every unit / FBO in India needs an FSSAI License.
Types of FSSAI License
FSSAI Basic Registration
This type of FSSAI License is needed for FBOs (startups, restaurants, cafes, etc) with an annual turnover of upto Rs 12 Lakhs.
FSSAI State License
This type of FSSAI License is needed for small to medium sized Food Companies which has an annual turnover of Rs 12 Lakhs - Rs 20 Crores.
FSSAI Central License
This type of FSSAI License is mandated for Food giants with an annual turnover of more than Rs 20 Crores.