Food License is one of the most important requirements in case of food business. Ever food manufacturers, traders, wholesaler, suppliers, etc. is required to get registration / license under the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 before the commencement of the business. The License is valid for 1-5 years depending upon the years for which the license has been applied by the applicant.
Thus it is very important to renew the license as and when the license is about to expire. License is required to be renewed at least 30 days before the expiry of the license, and if the same is renewed after the prescribed time of 30 days than a penalty of INR 100/- per day shall be levied till the date the license gets renewed.