An Order being passed by Regulatory Compliance division vide File No. 15(31)2020/FoSCoS/RCD/FSSAI of Food Safety and Standards Authority of India Dated 08th June,, 2021 wherein Department has made it compulsory to mention FSSAI license/Registration Number on all Reciepts/invoices/Cash Memo/Bills, etc w.e.f. 1st Oct, 2021.
Presently, FSSAI number is compulsory to be displayed on packaged food labels but issue lies with small venders like Small Restaurants, Dhabas, Sweet Shops, etc who takes the registration only for the purpose to use it as safeguard from Department.
Benefits of Mandatory mentioning of FSSAI No.
- It shall enable the consumers to have access to information about a particular food business which is publically available at FSSAI’s Portal.
- In case of any grivience, a consumer can lodge an online compliant against a particular food business using FSSAI Number.
- Mentioning of FSSAI number shall also improve the overall awareness of FSSAI.