Requirement to mention FSSAI License/ Registration number on receipts /invoices /cash memo/ bills etc. by food businesses on sale of food products deferred till 1st January 2022.
The FSSAI vide its order dtd. 30th September, 2021 has deferred the applicability of its order dtd. 08th June, 2021, which made it mandatory for food business operators (FBOs) in the country, to mention their 14-digit FSSAI license/registration number on receipts, invoices or bills on sale of products w.e.f. 1stOctober, 2021.In view of various representations received by FSSAI, the said order shall now be applicable w.e.f. 01st January, 2022.
File No. 15(31)2020/FoSCoS/RCD/FSSAI
Food Safety and Standards Authority of India
(A Statutory Authority established under the Food Safety & Standards Act, 2006)
(Regulatory Compliance Division) FDA Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi-110002
Dated, the 3oth September, 2021
Subject: Mandating the mentioning of FSSAI License/ Registration number on receipts /invoices /cash memo/ bills etc. by food businesses on sale of food products- reg.
Reference FSSAI order vide no. 15(31)2020/FoSCoS/RCD/FSSAI dated 8th June, 2021 on the above mentioned subject (Copy enclosed).
2. In view of representation from various Industries Association & Stakeholders, it has been decided with the approval from Competent Authority that the enforcement of said order will come into effect from 1st January, 2022.
Executive Director (CS)