Food Safety
The Foundation FSSC 22000 will publish the new Scheme FSSC 22000 V5 in May 2019. This means that on 29 June 2021, all certificates according to FSSC 22000 V4.1 will become invalid.
FSSC 22000 V4.1 – Food Safety System Certification
Food Safety System Certification 22000 (FSSC 22000) is a robust, ISO-based, internationally accepted certification scheme for auditing and certification of food safety in the whole supply chain. FSSC 22000 uses the existing standards ISO 22000, ISO 22003 and technical specifications for sector PRPs, which were developed through a wide and open consultation with a large number of related organizations. ISO 22000 certified manufacturers can obtain full GFSI accepted FSSC 22000 certification by meeting the requirements of technical specifications for sector PRPs and the additional scheme requirements.

Benefits for your organization:

  • ISO-based supply chain approach.
  • GFSI accepted.
  • Use of existing, independent, inter­national standards.
  • ISO 22000, ISO 22003 and technical specifications for sector PRPs.
  • ISO/IEC 17021 accreditation (system & process approach).
  • Wide scope: food manufacturing (slaughtering and pet food included).
  • Stakeholder approval & commit­ment (industry, retailers, NGOs)
  • In depth and rigorous food safety audits.
  • Independent scheme management.
  • Transparency.