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FSSC 22000

Food Safety Management System recognized by the GFSI


FSSC 22000 Certification

Food safety system recognized by the GFSI, with the highest growth in certifications in recent years.

The FSSC 22000 certification scheme is based on the requirements of the FSSC 22000, ISO 22000 and technical specifications ISO / TS 22002-1 for food manufacturers, ISO / TS 22002-4 for food packaging manufacturers, ISO / TS 22002-6 for animal feed manufacturers, among other technical specifications. Such schemes have also been endorsed by the Confederation of the Food and Drink Industries of the European Union (CIAA).


FSSC 22000 as a certification scheme recognized by the GFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative), is applicable in the national and international market of the food industry in the sectors of food processing, food packaging, animal feed processing, catering, distribution, transporting, and storage.

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Requirements FSSC 22000

To obtain the certificate, the organization shall implement FSSC 22000 requirements, plus the requirements of the technical specification which have the prerequisites program corresponding to the organization category (ISO/TS 22001-1, ISO/TS 22002-4, ISO/TS 22002-6, among others) and additional requirements which are found in the GFSI (Global Food Safety Initiative).

FSSC 22000 also promotes in the organizations which implemented this standard, the fulfillment of the local legislation/regulation of the country where the certified site is located, as well as countries where food products are exported. To obtain the FSSC 22000 certification you shall ensure at list:

  • To define the certification scope.
  • To keep evidence of the system implementation, we recommend at list 3 months by documents such as registries related to the documents control, control registry, corrective actions, management of the non-conforming products, internal audits, management reviews, among others.
  • To have internal auditors that have competence in FSSC 22000 audits.
  • To have a food safety policy, as well as communication and organization awareness, as well as to define objectives associated with the product harmless.

*The information regarding the standard implementation which is available in: www.fssc22000.com where you could download documents freely.

* Reference: www.fssc22000.com

Requirements and Regulations

FSSC 22000 is a certification model that can be used throughout the food supply chain, including the following categories:

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Our certificates are accepted everywhere in the world.

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To implement an international food safety system is a decision that will impact positively products and services in your Company, such as products and services. These are some benefits that will be reflected once established:

Provides enough flexibility to keep in mind and fulfill specific requirements to the client.

To build trust to other interested parties so an organization will have the ability to identify and control food safety risks.

To provide a protocol of a systematic management for pre-requisites programs (PRP) with a focused control on what’s necessary.

Provides a base for the legal and regulatory compliance, improving communications with a governmental authority and a supply chain.


Certificates issued in the world


Countries with certified companies in FSSC 22000


Certification Bodies licensed worldwide


World auditors

*Last report of FSSC 22000, year 2019.


Process to obtain an international certificate with GlobalSTD

The certification process pays attention to every detail to make sure that the company duly complies with all of the standard’s requirements.

Quote and signing of the contract

GlobalSTD will send you a quote that includes the cost of the certification process, considering the number of employees that are part of the system, the applicable standard, and the scope of the audited processes.

Planning and Development of Audit

GlobalSTD will plan the audit and assign auditors with demonstrated competencies to audit the industry sector that corresponds to your organization.

Closing of Non-Conformities

After the audit has ended and only when it applies, the organization will send evidence that corresponds to the closing of the detected non-conformities, which will be reviewed and approved by the auditor.

Certification Committee and Issuance of the Certificate

The Certification Committee will confer to review and approve the issuance of the certificate. Once it has been authorized, the certificate is issued and the its delivery is planned.

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