Orders and Guidelines on Imports of food articles

March 2017

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Order dated 06th March 2017 regarding sample size of High Priced Imported Alcoholic Beverages. (Uploaded on: 07.03.2017)

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February 2017

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Frequently Asked Questions on Food Import Clearance System (FICS) for Importers. (Uploaded on: 03.02.2017)

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January 2017

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Office dated 09th Jan. 2017 regarding Drawal of one sample out of the commingled cargo of pulses, other cereals and oils for discharge at multiple ports. (Uploaded on: 09.01.2017)

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November 2016

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Office Order dated 24th Nov. 2016 regarding Committees to sort out issues related to imports. (Uploaded on: 24.11.2016)

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Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 02th Nov. 2016 regarding import of specialty foods for IEM disorders. (Uploaded on: 24.11.2016)

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September 2016

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Order dated 12th September 2016 regarding Drawal of sample out of the commingled cargo of pulses for multiple importers with same IGM number. (Uploaded on: 22.09.2016)

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Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 02th September 2016 regarding operationalization of Food Safety and Standards (Food Import) Regulations, 2016 (Uploaded on: 02.09.2016)

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August 2016

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Office Order dated 11th August 2016 regarding Appointment of Authorized Officer in Tuticorin Port. (Uploaded on: 11.08.2016)

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Guidelines dated 10th August 2016 regarding Food Import Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officer. (Uploaded on: 10.08.2016)

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May 2016

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Clarification dated 24th May 2016 regarding Quinoa Seeds. (Uploaded on: 24.05.2016)

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March 2016

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Order dated 29th March 2016 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006 (Uploaded on: 29.03.2016)

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Order dated 01th Mar. 2016 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorized Officer for Arshiya Northern Free Trade & Warehousing Zone, Khurja under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act, 2006. (Uploaded on: 01.03.2016)

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February 2016

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Testing of Food Products from Japan for radioactivity. (Uploaded on: 26.02.2016)

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January 2016

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Order dated 21st January 2016 regarding Dr. Praseenjeet G. Gaikwad appointed as Authorised Officer, Mumbai Air Port and Sea Port. (Uploaded on: 21.01.2016)

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Order dated 21st January 2016 regarding Shri V. K. Pancham appointed as Authorised Officer, Mumbai, JNPT. (Uploaded on: 21.01.2016)

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Notice for operationalization of Food Safety and Standards (Food Import) Regulations (Uploaded on: 14.01.2016)

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December 2015

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Order dated 09th December 2015 regarding Dr. Jesto George appointed as Authorised Officer, Cochin Port. (Uploaded on: 10.12.2015)

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August 2015

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Ghojadanga Land Customs Stations under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Hemnagar Land Customs Station and T.T. Shed under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Petrapole Land Customs Station under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Hilli, Mohadipur and Singabad Land Customs Stations under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Kandla Port under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Order dated 13th August 2015 regarding Notification of FSSAI's Authorised Officer for Ranaghat and Gede Land Customs Stations under Section 47 (5) of FSS Act 2006. (Uploaded on: 14.08.2015)

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Notice Inviting Tender dated 05th August 2015 regarding Consultancy services for (I) mapping of ITC-HS(Harmonized System) Code with Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Regulations, 2011, (II) mapping of Indian Food Code (IFC) with Food Safety And Standards (Food Products Standards And Food Additives) Regulations, 2011 and (III) mapping of IFC with kind of food business. (Uploaded on: 05-08-2015)

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July 2015

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Office Order dated 16th July 2015 regarding declaration of Link Officer for Sh. Anil Mehta, AO / DO Delhi. (Uploaded on: 17.07.2015)

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May 2015

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Standard Operating Procedure (SoP) for online Food Import Clearance at FSSAI Ports. (Uploaded on: 26-05-2015).

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April 2015

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Officer Order dated 13th April 2015 regarding Shri Doles P. E. as Authorized Officer, Cochin. (Uploaded on: 16-04-2015).

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Introduction of Self declaration system dated 27th March 2015 to substitute affidavits in the Food Import Clearance System (Uploaded on: 09-04-2015).

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March 2015

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Guidelines dated 19th February 2015 for import of food articles meant for exhibition and tasting purpose - regarding (Uploaded on: 03.03.2015).

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January 2015

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Guidelines dated 19thJanuary 2015 to all Authorized Officers on the imported food articles meant for 100 % exports / re-exports (Uploaded on: 27.01.2015).

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August 2014

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Summary of Food Clearance by FSSAI (January 2014 - June 2014) (Uploaded on: 12-08-2014).

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July 2014

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Labelling for Alcoholic Beverages and Canola Oil (Uploaded on: 15-07-2014).

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May 2014

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Consolidated percentage on clearance and non-clearance of imported food articles at Authorized Officer, FSSAI location (Uploaded on: 30-05-14).

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February 2014

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General Guidelines dated 10th January 2014 for Authorized Officers (Uploaded on: 06-02-14).

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January 2014

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Consolidated percentage on clearance and non-clearance of imported food articles at Authorized Officer, FSSAI location (Uploaded on: 30-01-14).

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November 2013

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Import License dated 15th October 2013 being issued by State Designated Officer (Uploaded on: 14-11-13).

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October 2013

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Food Import Clearance System (Manual).(Uploaded on: 17-10-2013).

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September 2013

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Notification dated 19thAugust 2013 of FSSAI's Authorised Officers for Cochin Sea Port and Cochin Air Port under Section 47(5) of FSS Act 2006.(Uploaded on: 12-09-2013).

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January 2013

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Ad-hoc guidelines dated 23rd January 2013 for Alcoholic Beverages related to Imported Food Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers-Reg.(Uploaded on: 28-01-2013).

Guidelines dated 24thJanuary 2013 related to Food Import Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officer.(Uploaded on: 24-01-2013).

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November 2012

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Alert dated 22ndNovember 2012 on the Outbreak of Salmonella Bredeney infections in the USA associated with widely distributed contaminated peanut based products.(Uploaded on: 23-11-2012).

Ad-hoc guidelines dated 31stOctober 2012 for Alcoholic Beverages related to Imported Food Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers-reg.(Uploaded on: 05-11-2012).

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October 2012

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Importers to take license before 4th December,2012-reg.(Uploaded on: 12-10-2012).

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August 2012

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FSSAI Lab Parameters dated 02ndAugust 2012 for Imported Food & Methods for Standardization-(21-08-2012)

Ad-hoc Instructions dated 03rdAugust 2012 Related to Imported Food Clearance Process by FSSAI' s Authorized Officers Regarding Date of Manufacturing and Batch Number-(Uploaded on: 06-08-2012)

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July 2012

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Ad-hoc guidelines dated 19thJuly 2012 for Alcoholic Beverages related to Import Food Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers.(Uploaded on: 23-07-2012)

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May 2012

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Ad-hoc guidelines dated 30thApril 2012 for Alcoholic Beverages related to Import Food Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers-reg. (Uploaded on: 03-05-2012)

Corrigendum dated 19thApril 2012 Guidelines related to Food Import Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers-reg. (Uploaded on:02-05-2012)

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April 2012

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Guidelines dated 23rdMarch 2012 related to Food Import Clearance Process by FSSAI's Authorized Officers-reg. (Uploaded on: 05-04-2012).

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February 2012

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Online Payment dated 08thFebruary 2012 by importers towards the lab analysis of samples of imported food articles. (Uploaded on: 15-02-2012)

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January 2012

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Ad-hoc instructions dated 20thJanuary 2012 related to re-sampling and re-testing of food grains including pulses' consignments by Authorized Officers,FSSAI-reg. (Uploaded on:: 25-01-2012)

Ad-hoc instructions dated 15thDecember 2011 related to Imported Food Clearance Process by FSSAI'S Authorized Officers regarding Date of Manufacture and Batch Number (Uploaded on: 05-01-2012)

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Archive

International Co-operation

 

June 2016

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Report on Sydney TAFE Delegation Visit. (Uploaded on: 14.06.2016)

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June 2012

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Visit of Delegation to FSSAI from Bangladesh (Updated on: 26-06-2012)

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Decmber 2012

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Ethiopian Delegation at Food Authority on 23rd November 2011. (Updated on : 01-12-2011)

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November 2012

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Visit of Delegation to FSSAI from Belgium on 22nd November, 2011 (Updated on: 24-11-2011)

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Bhutan Agriculture and Food Regulatory Authority (BAFRA) visited FSSAI on 25th August, 2011

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