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Want to take your culinary business to Pan India level? Then a central FSSAI license is mandatory. Get this license from ZOLVIT in just a few clicks.

Here’s How It Works

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Here’s What You’ll Need

Once you have the below documents ready, submit them digitally to obtain a central FSSAI license in India. Zolvit uses the best-in-industry security protocols to ensure your documents are always secure.

  • A full list of directors and members along with full address and contact information

  • A complete list of equipment used along and working capacity and horsepower

  • Details such as the authorized signatories' ID and proof of address

  • Blueprint of the manufacturing unit

  • Proof to support turnover.

  • Form B signed by the owner or authorized member

  • Self Declaration of FSSAI Proprietorship

  • NOC from the manufacturer

  • Food Health Management Program plan or certificate

  • NOC from local authorities

  • 100 % EOU certificate issued by the Ministry of Commerce

  • FSSAI NOC document

  • IE-code paper from DGFT

  • A report on the quality of water used in the food products

  • Proof of business premise whether owned or leased

  • Proof of business incorporation

  • Certificate given by the Ministry of Tourism

    * Do note that the documents required for obtaining a FSSAI license varies according to business activity performed by an FBO. This is no need to panic as our experts will take care of documentation and paperwork on your behalf!

    Why Should I Use Zolvit for Central FSSAI License?

    • We Register a New Company Every 9 Minutes

      New Company

      We Register a New Company Every 9 Minutes

    • Businesses Served by Zolvit


      Businesses Served by Zolvit

    • All Financial Services in One Place

      Financial Services

      All Financial Services in One Place

    • Nominal rates, great turnaround time

      Quick & Affordable

      Nominal rates, great turnaround time

    • 100% satisfaction guaranteed


      100% satisfaction guaranteed

    You'll no longer have to worry about the hassles that accompany the task of enrolling for a central food license. When obtaining FSSAI approval, Zolvit is your best bet!

    Did you know

    Did you know?

    FSSAI is an autonomous organisation that was founded by the Government of India's Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. The Indian Food Safety and Standards Authority has a regulatory body in each and every state to license food companies.

      Online food safety training has been launched through FASSAI’s various authorized training partners through FSSAI 's flagship operation, Food Safety Training and Certification Program (FoSTaC).


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      An Overview of Central FSSAI License

      FSSAI ensures that all parties involved in the food industry, including those involved in the production, storage, processing, distribution, sale, import, and export of food, follow certain scientifically validated regulations and principles to ensure that food products are hygienic, meet quality standards, and are safe for human consumption.

      A food business operator that operates on a large scale or has a turnover of more than ₹ 20 crores each year will be issued a Central FSSAI license. Let's now have a look at the benefits of getting a FSSAI Central license.

        Benefits of Obtaining a Central Food License in India

          Market Standard


          Proof of Quality


          Expansion of Customer Base


          Legal Advantage


          Ability to Use FSSAI Logo


          Ease of Business Expansion


          Checklist for Obtaining a Central Food License

          • Hotels with ratings of five stars and more
          • Wholesalers with an annual turnover greater than ₹30 crores.
          • Distributors/ Marketers/ Restaurants/ Retailers /Suppliers/Caterers with an annual turnover above ₹20 crores.
          • Carriers with more than 100 vehicles or more than ₹30 crores of annual turnover.
          • Food catering services provided by central government agencies such as defense, etc.,
          • 100 % EOU certificate issued by the Ministry of Commerce
          • Storage or wholesalers or distributors with offices in central government departments.
          • Food catering facilities at the seaports in different parts of India.
          • Milk units including milk cooling systems designed to handle or process more than 50,000 litres of liquid milk per day or 2500 million tons of solid milk per year
          • Vegetable oil processing and production units with solvent extraction processes and refineries, including oil expeller units, producing more than 2 million tons per day
          • Slaughter units which can manage more than 50 large animals or 150 small animals or more than 1,000 poultry birds every day
          • Meat processing units that process more than 500 kg of meat per day, or 150 million tons per year.
          • All proprietary food producers
          • All 100% Export-Oriented Units
          • Except rice, cereals and pulses, all food processing units, including re-labellers and re-packers, who process more than 2 million tons a day
          • All importers that import food items, including food ingredients and commercial additives
          • Storage units with a capacity of more than 50,000 million tons other than those with a controlled atmosphere and cold environment.
          • Cold or refrigerated storage with a capacity of more than 10,000 million tons
          • Controlled atmosphere + cold storage with volume over 1000 million tons

          How to Register for a Central Food License with Zolvit

          To register for a central food license in India , gather all of the above documents and follow the steps below:

          • Step 1: Document Verification and Application Filing via Form B

            As a first step, Zolvit's FSSAI experts will assess your food business to identify the documentation and paperwork required to obtain FSSAI clearance. The FSSAI application will subsequently be filed on your behalf. Within 7 days, the food safety department may accept or reject your application.

          • Step 2: Applicant scrutiny & On-site inspection by an FSSAI official

            Zolvit will then provide end-to-end support throughout application scrutiny, improvement notices and on-site inspection by FSSAI officials and help you secure your central FSSAI food license.

          • Step 3: Approval of FSSAI Central License

            After we help you avoid any non-conformity with regard to the aforementioned step, you can be guaranteed zero application cancellation possibilities. Our team will then help you download the FSSAI central license granted to you and any post-compliance formalities as well.