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Press Release dated 25th Nov. 2021 related to Hon’ble Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare flagged off 12 Food Safety on Wheels [Updated on:26-11-2021]Press Release dated 25th Nov. 2021 related to Hon’ble Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare flagged off 12 Food Safety on Wheels[0.12 MB]

Press Release dated 18th November 2021 regarding Training of Trainers Program for Medical Fraternity on Food Safety and Healthy Diets [Updated on:20-11-2021]Press Release dated 18th November 2021 regarding Training of Trainers Program for Medical Fraternity on Food Safety and Healthy Diets[0.07 MB]

Press Release dated 25th October 2021 regarding FSSAI enables Ease of Doing Business with Food Safety Connect Mobile Application [Updated on:27-10-2021]Press Release dated 25th October 2021 regarding FSSAI enables Ease of Doing Business with Food Safety Connect Mobile Application[0.07 MB]

FSSAI and MoFPI signed MoU to handhold MSMEs in Food Sector [Updated on:02-10-2021]FSSAI and MoFPI signed MoU to handhold MSMEs in Food Sector[0.23 MB]

Press Release dated 01st October 2021 related to National Food Laboratory at JNPT NhavaSheva Inaugurated [Updated on:02-10-2021]Press Release dated 01st October 2021 related to National Food Laboratory at JNPT NhavaSheva Inaugurated[0.53 MB]

Press Release dated 20th September 2021 regarding Hon’ble Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare declared results of the 03rd State Food Safety Index [Updated on:21-09-2021]Press Release dated 20th September 2021 regarding Hon’ble Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare declared results of the 03rd State Food Safety Index[0.15 MB]

Press Release dated 20th September 2021 related to PAN-India Survey Results on Trans- fat in different Food categories released by FSSAI [Updated on:21-09-2021]Press Release dated 20th September 2021 related to PAN-India Survey Results on Trans- fat in different Food categories released by FSSAI[0.39 MB]

Press release dated 20th September 2021 regarding Union Health Minister Shri Mansukh Mandaviya releases 3rd State Food Safety Index 2020-21 during his visit to FSSAI [Updated on:20-09-2021]

Press Release dated 03rd September 2021 related to State Food Safety Departments are directed to investigate the alleged use of dairy terms on the labels of plant based beverages and food products [Updated on:04-09-2021]Press Release dated 03rd September 2021 related to State Food Safety Departments are directed to investigate the alleged use of dairy terms on the labels of plant based beverages and food products[0.11 MB]

Press Release dated 07th June 2021 related to FSSAI stays committed to ensure Food Safety for a Healthy Future [Updated on:07-06-2021]Press Release dated 07th June 2021 related to FSSAI stays committed to ensure Food Safety for a Healthy Future[0.19 MB]

Advisories / Orders View All

Authorization mechanism dated 21st January 2022 for recycled plastics manufacturers as per the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 permitting the use of recycled plastics as food contact materials [Updated on:22-01-2022]Authorization mechanism dated 21st January 2022 for recycled plastics manufacturers as per the Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 permitting the use of recycled plastics as food contact materials[0.43 MB]

Order dated 20th January 2022 regarding Directions under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 regarding disposal of Used Cooking Oil (UCO) [Updated on:21-01-2022]Order dated 20th January 2022 regarding Directions under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 regarding disposal of Used Cooking Oil (UCO)[0.25 MB]

Order dated 21st January 2022 related to Extension of continuation status of State Food Testing Laboratory (SFTL): Regional Public Analyst Laboratory, Meerut, UP under Section 98 of FSS Act, 2006 [Updated on:21-01-2022]Order dated 21st January 2022 related to Extension of continuation status of State Food Testing Laboratory (SFTL): Regional Public Analyst Laboratory, Meerut, UP under Section 98 of FSS Act, 2006[0.37 MB]

Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 18th January 2022 regarding operationalization of Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 regarding use of recycled plastics [Updated on:19-01-2022]Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 18th January 2022 regarding operationalization of Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 regarding use of recycled plastics[2.57 MB]

Office Memorandum dated 18th January 2022 regarding revised guidelines for Home Isolation of mild / asymptomatic COVID-19 cases [Updated on:19-01-2022]Office Memorandum dated 18th January 2022 regarding revised guidelines for Home Isolation of mild / asymptomatic COVID-19 cases[0.9 MB]

Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 18th January 2022 regarding operationalization of Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 regarding use of recycled plastics [Updated on:19-01-2022]Direction under Section 16 (5) of Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 dated 18th January 2022 regarding operationalization of Draft Food Safety and Standards (Packaging) Amendment Regulations, 2022 regarding use of recycled plastics[2.58 MB]

Order dated 18th January 2022 related to Import of raw cashew nuts [Updated on:18-01-2022]Order dated 18th January 2022 related to Import of raw cashew nuts[0.08 MB]

Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding use of names of probiotics specified under FSS (Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Food for Special Dietary Use, Food for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Food and Novel Food) first Amendment Regulations, 2021 [Updated on:14-01-2022]Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding use of names of probiotics specified under FSS (Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Food for Special Dietary Use, Food for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Food and Novel Food) first Amendment Regulations, 2021[0.31 MB]

Office Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding promotion to the post of Deputy Director [Updated on:14-01-2022]Office Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding promotion to the post of Deputy Director[0.37 MB]

Office Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding promotion to the post of Joint Director [Updated on:14-01-2022]Office Order dated 13th January 2022 regarding promotion to the post of Joint Director[0.37 MB]

Gazette Notifications View All

Corrigenda in Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products [Updated on:24-01-2022]Corrigenda in Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products[1.17 MB]

Gazette Notification of Central food Safety Officers in Western, Southern and Northern Region [Updated on:13-01-2022]Gazette Notification of Central food Safety Officers in Western, Southern and Northern Region[1.12 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products [Updated on:31-12-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products[1.58 MB]

Gazette Notification for the appointment of Food Safety Officer in Northern Railway [Updated on:13-12-2021]Gazette Notification for the appointment of Food Safety Officer in Northern Railway[1.15 MB]

Gazette Notification of the Food Analysts working in FSSAI recognised Food Testing Laboratories [Updated on:09-12-2021]Gazette Notification of the Food Analysts working in FSSAI recognised Food Testing Laboratories[1.27 MB]

Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/SC/A-1.34/N-1 dated 15.11.2021 on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Fifth Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for raw edible oils, multi-source edible oil, dehydrated vegetables, protein-rich wheat flour, protein-rich refined wheat flour, multigrain flour, mixed millet flour, feed, honey, dried sweet basil leaves, non-caloric sweeteners in a returnable container, hemp seeds and seed products, microbiological standards of food grain products, etc. [Updated on:22-11-2021]Gazette Notification F. No. Stds/SC/A-1.34/N-1 dated 15.11.2021 on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Fifth Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for raw edible oils, multi-source edible oil, dehydrated vegetables, protein-rich wheat flour, protein-rich refined wheat flour, multigrain flour, mixed millet flour, feed, honey, dried sweet basil leaves, non-caloric sweeteners in a returnable container, hemp seeds and seed products, microbiological standards of food grain products, etc.[1.85 MB]

Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Import) Amendment Regulation related to inclusion of registration and inspection of Foreign Food manufacturing facilities [Updated on:10-11-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Import) Amendment Regulation related to inclusion of registration and inspection of Foreign Food manufacturing facilities[1.2 MB]

Gazette Notification F. No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif.28.4/2010-FSSAI(1) (Pt.F) dated 03.11.2021 on the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Fourth Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for oat products and the amendment to tolerance limit of formulated supplements for children [Updated on:08-11-2021]Gazette Notification  F. No. 1-116/Scientific Committee/Notif.28.4/2010-FSSAI(1) (Pt.F) dated 03.11.2021 on the Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Fourth Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for oat products and the amendment to tolerance limit of formulated supplements for children[1.63 MB]

Gazette Notification on NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act [Updated on:28-10-2021]Gazette Notification on NABL Accredited Laboratories under section 43(1) of FSS Act[1.39 MB]

Corrigenda for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, published the Food Safety and Standards (Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Food for Special Dietary Use, Food for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Food and Novel Food) first Amendment Regulations, 2021 [Updated on:20-10-2021]Corrigenda for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, published the Food Safety and Standards (Health Supplements, Nutraceuticals, Food for Special Dietary Use, Food for Special Medical Purpose, Functional Food and Novel Food) first Amendment Regulations, 2021[1.3 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 10th January 2022 related to Deferment of Computer Based Test (CBT) and Written Examination for various posts in FSSAI Advt. No. DR-04/2021 [Updated on:10-01-2022]

Notice dated 31st December 2021 related to Extension of last date for Submission of Documents for prima-facie verification of eligibility for the post of Joint Director, Deputy Director, Senior Manager (IT) and Manager (Advt. No. DR-01/2021) [Updated on:31-12-2021]

Notice dated 29th December 2021 regarding Release of Admit Card for various posts advertised vide Recruitment Notice DR-04/2021 [Updated on:29-12-2021]

Notice dated 29th December 2021 for issue of wait-list for the post of Technical Officer, Central Food Safety Officer, Assistant Manager (IT), Assistant and Personal Assistant in FSSAI against Recruitment Advt. no: DR-02/2019 [Updated on:29-12-2021]

Notice dated 27th December 2021 related to List of candidates who have not been found eligible for the post of Principal Manager on direct recruitment basis in FSSAI (DR-02/2021) [Updated on:27-12-2021]

Notice dated 22nd December 2021 for Submission of Documents for prima-facie verification of eligibility for the post of Joint Director, Deputy Director, Senior Manager (IT) and Manager (Advt. No. DR-01/2021) [Updated on:23-12-2021]

Notice dated 21st December 2021 related to Declaration of Final Result for the post of Senior Manager (DR-01/2021) [Updated on:22-12-2021]

Notice dated 15th December 2021 related to Schedule of Exam for Direct Recruitment (DR-04/2021). [Updated on:16-12-2021]

Notice dated 15th December 2021 related to Declaration of marks of written examination for the posts of Joint Director and Deputy Director [Updated on:15-12-2021]

Notice related to Declaration of marks of written examination for all posts and specialisations (Joint Director, Deputy Director, Senior Manager (IT), Senior Manager and Manager) under Advt. DR-01/2021 [Updated on:11-12-2021]

Internship@FSSAI View All

Circular dated 10th January 2022 regarding suspension of the Internship programme which was scheduled to start from 03rd January, 2022 [Updated on:11-01-2022]

Circular dated 03rd December 2021 related to Internship starting in the month of January 2022 under Internship Scheme 2021-22 [Updated on:03-12-2021]

FSSAI thanks all the candidates for their overwhelming response for the Internship programme scheduled to start in the first week of January, 2022. We have received around 10000 applications and the scrutiny is taking more than the estimated time and therefore, the list of shortlisted candidates for the internship starting from January, 2022 is delayed and will be uploaded in next 10 days.

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]

Tenders View All

Tender Notice dated 7th Jan. 2022 for setting up of Microbiology Section and installation of equipments [Updated on:13-01-2022]

Limited Tender Notice dated 27th December 2021 for Appointment of agency for conceptualizing, designing and fabrication of FSSAI stall for participating in the Indus Food 2021 scheduled to be on 8-10th January, 2022 at India Exposition Mart, Greater Noida [Updated on:27-12-2021]

FSSAI, headquarter has published a bid for hiring of service provider for technical consultants [Updated on:21-12-2021]


The Bid document is attached to the mail. For any queries related to the Bid, kindly send mail on cito@fssai.gov.in by 23rd December, 2021

Tender Notice dated 30th Nov. 2021 for inviting bids for carrying out Misc Civil & other work at FSSAI, FDA Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi-110002 [Updated on:03-12-2021]

Bid Notice dated 26th November 2021 related to selection of Service Provider for Cloud services in FSSAI published on GeM Portal [Updated on:26-11-2021]

For any queries related to bid kindly send your queries on cito@fssai.gov.in before 30th November, 2021

Bid Notice dated 9th November 2021 related to selection of Service Provider for Cloud services [Updated on:10-11-2021]

  • Bid Notice  Pdf size:( 0.18 MB)
  • Bid Number: GEM/2021/B/1660851
  • Bid Published Date: 09-11-2021
  • Bid Closing Date: 30-11-2021
  • Bid Cancelled due to technical glitch in GeM Portal

Pre Bid Date: 16-11-2021 (Physically at 5th Floor, Conference Room, FSSAI, FDA Bhawan.  

For any queries related to bid kindly send your queries on cito@fssai.gov.in before 12th November, 2021

Tender Notice dated 22nd September 2021 regarding creation of furnished Office Structure with Complete Interiors, Furniture And Fixtures, Airconditioning System, Other Misc And Civil Work At Terrace, MMU Building [Updated on:29-09-2021]

Request for Proposal (RFP) dated 16th September 2021 for conducting PAN India Surveillance of Food Products [Updated on:16-09-2021]

Tender Notice dated 03rd September 2021 regarding Inviting Bids for Renovation of Conference Room with Interiors, Furniture & Fixtures, Audio / Visual, Civil & Other Misc Work at 3rd Floor, FSSAI, FDA Bhawan, New Delhi [Updated on:14-09-2021]

Request for Proposal dated 10th September 2021 for conducting PAN India Surveillance of Food Products [Updated on:10-09-2021]

Public Comments View All

Corrigenda in Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products [Updated on:24-01-2022]Corrigenda in Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification of Central food Safety Officers in Western, Southern and Northern Region [Updated on:13-01-2022]Gazette Notification of Central food Safety Officers in Western, Southern and Northern Region[unknown file size]

Draft Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to Standards for Sheep Milk, oils, Desiccated coconut, Wheat Flour or Resultant Wheat flour, millets, Mithun (Bos frontalis), Limit on reducing sugar in sugarcane Jaggery and Palmyrah Jaggery, Refined Iodized Salt, Low Sodium Salt, Dried Sweet Marjoram, Coconut Neera, Liquid nitrogen dosing in ‘Natural Mineral Water’ and ‘Packaged Drinking Water’, Substances added to Food, Microbiological Standards etc [Updated on:06-01-2022]

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 Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to Standards for Sheep Milk, oils, Desiccated coconut, Wheat Flour or Resultant Wheat flour, millets, Mithun (Bos frontalis), Limit on reducing sugar in sugarcane Jaggery and Palmyrah Jaggery, Refined Iodized Salt, Low Sodium Salt, Dried Sweet Marjoram, Coconut Neera, Liquid nitrogen dosing in ‘Natural Mineral Water’ and ‘Packaged Drinking Water’, Substances added to Food, Microbiological Standards etc for inviting comments/suggestions from WTO-SPS Member Countries [Updated on:06-01-2022]

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

Draft notification on Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 relating to inclusion of enzymes derived from genetically modified sources under processing aids as approved in 32nd and 35th Food Authority meetings [Updated on:04-01-2022]

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 Food Safety and Standards (Food Products Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 relating to inclusion of enzymes derived from genetically modified sources under processing aids as approved in 32nd and 35th Food Authority meetings for inviting comments/suggestions from WTO-SPS Member Countries [Updated on:04-01-2022]

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

Draft Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Advertising and claims) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision in respect of criteria, applicability and content claims Regulations, 2021 for inviting comments/suggestions from WTO-TBT Member Countries [Updated on:31-12-2021]

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

Draft Notification on Food Safety and Standards (Advertising and claims) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to revision in respect of criteria, applicability and content claims Regulations, 2021 [Updated on:31-12-2021]

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

Gazette Notification on Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products [Updated on:31-12-2021]Gazette Notification on Food Safety & Standards (Food Product Standards and Food Additives) Amendment Regulations, 2021 related to standards for Ghee and other Milk Fat Products[unknown file size]

Gazette Notification for the appointment of Food Safety Officer in Northern Railway [Updated on:13-12-2021]Gazette Notification for the appointment of Food Safety Officer in Northern Railway[unknown file size]