Due to the pandemic and the uncertain situation in the country, the food regulator has extended the deadline for the food license registration until December 31st this year. Gujrat Trader Federation (GTF) are representing the FSSAI extends the deadline for food license registration.
Before this, the CEO of Food Safety and Standards Authorities of India (FSSAI) regulates. While observing the uncertain situation caused by COVID-19, it is very difficult for the renewal of FSSAI license registration. So this is the foremost reason for Extends FSSAI Deadline For Food license registration.
1. The due date for renewal of FSSAI license registration
The food regulator has extended the deadline for the food license registration. The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has selected to give further time to the food business operators (FBOs) for the renewal of FSSAI licenses and FSSAI registration. Hence, the due date for renewal of FSSAI Registration/license has extended till December 31, 2020.
2. Major causes for renewal of FSSAI license registration
As considered above, most of the FBOs have now come to pause due to lockdown imposed because of the COVID-19 threat. While inspecting the uncertain situation caused by COVID-19, it is very difficult for the renewal of FSSAI license registration. So this is the foremost reason for Extends FSSAI Deadline For Food license registration. Also, there are several documents which has required for the FSSAI food license registration. Since the authorities are busy with managing COVID-19 related material.
3. Relaxation for FBOS OF J&K AND LADAKH
Those FBOs that are located in the state of J&K and the UT of Laddakh, and whose FSSAI Registration & licenses shall be expiring during the period of 1st August 2019 to 31st May 2020, a grace period is granted till 30th December 2020 for the renewal of FSSAI Registration & licenses.
4. Late fee for renewal FSSAI Registration
Yes, the late filing charge in the case of the renewal of the FSSAI Registration has been abandoned. The interim period for the actual FSSAI Registration & licenses shall be assumed to be valid.
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