This section provides an introduction to the Food Safety & Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), as well as a brief overview of the Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006, and its associated rules and regulations.
Food Safety & Standards Authority of India
The FSSAI is the apex body in India for food safety and standards, which has been established under the Food Safety & Standards Act, 2006 (FSS Act). It regulates all aspects of food along scientific lines and in compliance with the FSS Act.
Food Safety & Standards Act, 2006
The Food Safety & Standards Act, 2006 (FSS Act) enacted by Parliament, is a robust and important Act ensuring safety for the consumers. It is regarded as one of the best legislations in the world, and is evolving day-by-day.