Draft Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Amendment Regulations, 2019

Jul 15, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team


The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India on July 05, 2019, has published the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Amendment Regulations, 2019, to further published the Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations, 2011.

Under Regulation 2.3 of Food Safety and Standards (Prohibition and Restrictions on Sales) Regulations, 2011, which prohibits and restricts on sale of certain products, in sub-regulation 2.3.15, after clause 7, following clause has been inserted namely:

Clause 8: The Total Polar Compounds in unused/fresh vegetable oil/fat shall not be more than 15%. Used vegetable oil/fat having developed Total Polar Compounds more than 25% shall not be used.

The Draft Regulations has been published for the information of all persons likely to be affected thereby. Further, the draft regulations will be taken into consideration after the expiry of a period of thirty days from the date on which copies of the Official Gazette in which this notification is published that is July 09, 2019 are made available to the public.

Objections or suggestions, if any, may be addressed to the Chief Executive Officer, Food Safety and Standards Authority of India, FDA Bhawan, Kotla Road, New Delhi-110002 or sent on email at [email protected].

[Notification F. No. Stds/O&F/Notification(12)/FSSAI-2019]


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