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Backward legal advisor is a platform to simplify business - related matters.We are committed to helping start-ups and small business owners in solving legal compliance related to starting and running their business our mission is to provide good and affordable services to clients. Our slogan is All business solution under one roof. We provide services like GST Registration, Income Tax, Fssai License Registration, IEC (Import/Export Certificate), MSME Registration, ISO Certification. We provide quick and good services to everyone.

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Apply for food license & Registration / Fssai License & Registration

FSSAI stands for the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India. It is an autonomous body that comes under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare. It works on food safety and regulations in India. All food business operators are required to obtain an FSSAI license to operate the business in India The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) is a legal authority that offers a food license to all food business operators (FBO) in India. All the FBOs must follow all the rules and regulations of FSSAI for food quality control. An FBO requires an FSSAI License or Registration all depends upon the parts like the size of production, managing nature of food business activities and range of operation. In the FSSAI Registration process, the FBO will get 14 digit number that needs to be printed on food packages. FSSAI Registration ensures the security of food products and it is essentially a food safety certificate circulated by the food authority in India. All the manufacturers, traders, restaurants, grocery shops, importers and exporters, etc are eligible for issuing FSSAI License. FSSAI Licensing assures that food products undergo specific quality checks, thereby decreasing the cases of adulteration, substandard products.Fssai Authority have their two official websites only 1).foodlicensing.fssai.gov.in 2) foscos.fssai.gov.in Apply fssai license and fssai registration in India

FSSAI issues food licenses to food business operators across India. FSSAI license has to be obtained by various food business operators, including traders, manufacturers and food stores owners. FSSAI registration is equally important for food business operators, so let’s discuss the FSSAI registration types and process that shall further benefit business owners

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Types of Registration

Businesses engaged in food activities are required to apply for a food license which can be of different types based on turnover, the scale of business, and the type of activity. The Types of FSSAI Food licenses are as follows:

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FSSAI Basic Registration

The FSSAI registration is for food business operators (FBOs) who have small-sized businesses or start-ups. They have an annual turnover of less than Rs.12 lakh. Basic registration can be upgraded depends on your business sales graph productivity.

FSSAI State license

The State FSSAI License is for the FBOs which have medium-size business. They have an annual turnover of more than Rs.12 Lakhs or up to Rs.20 crores. The state license can be further upgraded to a central license, all depends on your business sale graph productivity.

FSSAI Central license

The Central FSSAI License is applicable for FBOs which have a large business annual turnover i.e. above Rs.20 crores. It is also required in cases where you need to supply at the government offices or import/export food products.

FSSAI LICENSE RENEWAL

The FSSAI license have the validity which has been given for a specific period like one year or five years. Before expiry of that specific period, the food business operators have to renew the Food License. As per rules and regulations of FSSAI License renewal , every existing Food license should file to renew before 30 days of expiry date. If the FSSAI License is file to renew within 30 days of expiry, then Rs. 100 per day penalty or late fee will be charged. After the expiry of the specific period, the Existing Food license got expired and the food business operators have to take new FSSAI License / Fssai Registration.

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Penalty of Non Compliances

Below is a list of FSSAI penalties for an FBO found which is found to be non-compliant to the provisions:

  • If the food business is running without taking an FSSAI certificate, the act is punishable under law. The FBO may face imprisonment and a fine of up to Rs.5 lakh for this.
  • If the FBO is selling the sub-standard quality of food items, it may be charged for an amount up to Rs.5 lakhs. In such a case, the person selling the sub-standard items, either himself or by a person working on his behalf, will be held responsible.
  • If the FBO is selling the sub-standard quality of food items, it may be charged for an amount up to Rs.5 lakhs. In such a case, the person selling the sub-standard items, either himself or by a person working on his behalf, will be held responsible.
  • The business selling misbranded goods, either himself or by a person working on his behalf, can be penalized up to Rs.3 lakh.
  • All the FBOs included in sales, packers, storage, distributions, or importing of Food Items comprising superfluous or extraneous matter, a penalty may get levied of Rs.1 lakh.

The penalty specified in the above points may vary, according to the conditions. In extreme cases, where death occurs due to consumption of the particular food item, the fine may extend to Rs.5 lakh along with imprisonment, depending upon the harm caused.

Validity Times of fssai License / Registration

FSSAI license validity stretches out from 1 to 5 years. According to the FSSAI rules, the food business operator is required to appeal for the renewal of the license in 30 days and it should be made before it’s expiry. Any FSSAI renewal application filed exceeding the expiry date is required to pay a late fee of Rs.100 per day for each day of delay. So, it’s essential for all food business operators to track and assure that their FSSAI license is valid at every time

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How can Backward Advisors assist you in FSSAI Food License

Backward Advisors gives an end-to-end service for food licensing and FSSAI registration. Our commitment to every FBOs is:

  • FSSAI Registration at the shortest time frame
  • General advice with FSSAI online application filling
  • Guidance on choosing the right food license type
  • Hand-holding by the complete registration process
  • The solution to all your questions and concerns of FSSAI registration

What We Do

OUR SERVICES

FSSAI LICENSE & REGISTRATION

FSSAI stands for Food Safety and Standards Authority of India which is an organization that monitors and governs the food business in India.It is an autonomous body which is established under the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Government of India.FSSAI Registration is a basic license and it is required for all the FBO involved in the small-scale food business For all other FBO apart from small-scale business, FSSAI license has to be obtained. FSSAI License can be classified into two categories i.e. State FSSAI License and Central FSSAI License based on the size of the business whether it is a medium scale or large scale business.

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Trademark Registration

Trademark is a visual symbol which may be a word, name, device, label or numeral used by a business to distinguish its goods or services from other similar products or services in the market owned by other businesses. A trademark is an asset that can be protected under the Indian law. To protect a trademark from being copied by others, the inventor of the word or symbol must apply for trademark registration. The process for trademark registration has various steps, and it is essential to hire an expert for trademark filing to ensure a seamless process. A trademark application can be filed by any person or legal entity in India. The mark does not necessarily have to be used before applying for registration although a prior used mark improves the chances of registration. Foreign nationals and foreign entities can also file trademark applications in India and secure registration without additional requirements.

Income Tax

Anyone earning an income above a certain amount is subject to income tax. The income could be from salary, rent, and interest income from savings, income from mutual funds, sale of property or business or professional income. Income tax rates are decided at the start of the financial year in the Union Budget (in the Parliament of India). The tax paid on these incomes is called the income tax.

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MSME Registration

Udyog Aadhaar or MSME registration is a certificate provided to micro, small, medium-sized businesses in India under the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprise Development Act, 2006 (MSMED). Udyog Aadhaar used to be referred to as MSME registration earlier. Now, the process for obtaining MSME registration has been merged with Udyog Aadhaar registration and made online by the Government. The main objectives of the MSME department with respect to providing Udyog Aadhaar registration To enable the micro, small and medium enterprises to compete with international competition efficiently; to promote the growth of micro, small and medium enterprises on a large scale to effectively tackle the widespread problems of unemployment and poverty; to extend the benefits of various government scheme at one stop to the SSI units; to safeguard SSI from financial harassment in the hands of big industries

Auditing

Internal Audit is an independent appraisal function established within an organization to examine and evaluate its activities as a service to the organization

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Company Incorporation

we give advice on Company Registration in India and provide the complete solution for Company Formation in India, Private limited Company Formation and Company Incorporation in India.

IEC CODE

An Importer -Exporter Code (IEC) is a key business identification number which mandatory for export from India or Import to India. No export or import shall be made by any person without obtaining an IEC unless specifically exempted. For services exports however, IEC shall be not be necessary except when the service provider is taking benefits under the Foreign Trade Policy. Consequent upon introduction of GST, IEC being issued is the same as the PAN of the firm. However, the IEC will still be separately issued by DGFT based on an application. The nature of the firm obtaining an IEC may be any of the follows- Proprietorship, Partnership, LLP, Limited Company, Trust, HUF, Society

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ISO CERTIFICATION

The International Organization for normalization is non-administrative. It implies that it not associated with any administration association in the world. Individuals favor the guidelines of ISO 9001 Certification as it is around the world conspicuous henceforth it can even make confides in the mind of the clients. ISO predominantly centers around quality because of this it meets the client necessities. In the World, the ISO 9001 Standard Certification is a widely used management system for ensuring quality of products and services.Now you can apply for ISO certification online from Backward Advisors and get it simpler to certify your company with us within 3 days and without any audit or inspection of the premises