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Nutraceutical Registration

Nutraceutical License

What is Nutraceutical?

The word “Nutraceutical” consists of two words – “Nutrient” which means a nourishing food component and “Pharmaceutical” which means a medical drug. Nutraceutical is a food product with extra health benefits in addition to the basic nutritional value found in foods. We can say that it is non-specific biological therapies used to promote general well-being, prevent malignant processes and control symptoms. The main focus of Nutraceutical products is to let the food as your medicine.

Following are the food products used as Nutraceuticals:

  • Dietary fiber
  • Prebiotics
  • Probiotics
  • Polyunsaturated fatty acids
  • Antioxidants
  • Other different types of herbal/natural foods.

The above Nutraceuticals can help you in combating some of the major health problems of the century such as obesity, cardiovascular diseases, osteoporosis, cancer, diabetes, arthritis, cholesterol etc. The food industries are now a research-oriented sector in the era of medicine and health. So, if you want to open a business of either the manufacturing and selling of the nutrition and for healthcare products, you need to obtain a certain license called “Nutraceutical License“. In India, Food safety and standard authority of India (FSSAI) regulates the production, distribution and the marketing of nutraceuticals products.

So, hurry up! If you are seeking a reliable company to obtain your Nutraceutical License then your reach ends here with LegalRaasta. Apply today for the best option.

Types of Nutraceuticals


Documents required for the approval of Nutraceutical License

  • Form A
  • Self-attested declaration form
  • Manufacturing License or Import License
  • Form B & Form C
  • Self-attested declaration form
  • A copy of other documents mentioned below

Documents required to be enclosed with New application for license/import license to state/Central Licensing Authority

  • Form A, Form B, and Form C
  • A layout of the Manufacturing unit
  • A layout plan of the processing unit
  • List of directors
  • List of machines with names which are used in manufacturing
  • Photograph ID with address proof
  • List of food category to be manufactured
  • A letter of Authority with the name and address of the responsible person
  • NOC & License from the manufacturer
  • Certificate or Food safety management plan (if any)
  • Procurement plan for milk or source of milk including the location of milk collection centers
  • Source of Raw material
  • Pesticide residue report of water
  • Recall plan
  • Form IX
  • A certificate provided by Ministry of tourism
  • A declaration Form

Procedure of Nutraceutical License

Follow the given steps to obtain the nutraceutical license:

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Advantages of Nutraceuticals License

Following are the advantages of the Nutraceuticals license:

  • Legal Advantage
  • Many business identities often think that the process of obtaining Nutraceutical license is expensive, time-consuming and an inconvenient procedure of unnecessary documentation, ultimately try to ignore it. But, the process is not that cumbersome in reality. Our company can help you to get the license with ease. It’s better to spend some money on license rather than being caught for not having a license. It provides you the legal security. Hence, it is advisable for every businessman to first get the license before entering into a business.

  • Consumer Awareness
  • Nowadays, consumers are already so informative and alert regarding the food quality which they go out to buy. There are a lot of options even for a single food item. So, the consumers choose wisely which one to buy and which one is not safe for them. Your Nutraceutical license can give the consumer a sense of security to buy your product as it is governed by FSSAI.

  • Business expansion
  • When it comes to expending the business, Nutraceutical license can be proved an ace for easily doing it. This license will help you to maintain goodwill in the market and open a new direction to expand with ease. Not only this rather it makes it easier for you to get bank loans and for funding which is the key to expansion.

  • Enhance credibility and reliability
  • As you can use the license after registration, slowly and gradually the consumer will more rely on your outlet/business because they will get what they want in good quality. It will increase the credibility of your business in the market.

Frequently Asked Questions

1.What is Nutraceuticals?

Nutraceuticals are the food that allegedly gives medicinal or health benefits, including the prevention and treatment of disease. It may be naturally nutrient-rich or medicinally active food, such as garlic or soybeans, or it may be a specific component of a food, such as the omega-3 fish oil which is basically derived from salmon and other cold-water fish.

2. Who regulates the Nutraceutical License in India?

The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) regulates the Nutraceutical License in India.

3. What are the categories of Nutraceuticals?

There are basically three types of categories of Nutraceuticals:

  • Nutrients
  • Herbals or botanical
  • Dietary supplements
4. What is the difference between Functional foods and Nutraceuticals?

The word Nutraceutical is often interchanged with functional foods but even then there are some basic difference between the two. Functional foods are basically those foods which contain an ingredient that gives that food health-promoting properties over and above its usual nutritional value. Eg- probiotic yogurts.

5. How long it will take to obtain a Nutraceutical license?

It will take hardly 30-35 working days to get it done.

6. What are the basic documents required for the procedure of Nutraceutical license?

Following are the documents for the initial stage:

  • Form A
  • Self-attested declaration form
  • Manufacturing License or Import License
  • Form B & Form C
  • Self-attested declaration form
  • A copy of other documents
7. What is the importance of Nutraceuticals?

The Nutraceutical products are beneficial to reduce the risk of cancer, heart diseases, and other related ailments. Further, it prevents hypertension, high cholesterol, excessive weight, osteoporosis, diabetes, insomnia, menopausal symptoms, diminished memory, and concentration, digestive upsets, and constipation.

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