FSSC provides trust and delivers impact to the consumer goods industry

We are a global non-profit and independent scheme owner of ISO Management System based certification schemes and related development programs.

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Food Safety

FSSC 22000 offers a certification Scheme for the auditing and certification of Food Safety Management Systems to ensure provision safe food, feed and packaging to the consumer goods industry.

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Social Compliance

FSSC 24000 offers a certification Scheme for the auditing and certification of Social Sustainability Management Systems to ensure safe and fair working conditions in the consumer goods industry.

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How FSSC benefits your organization

The Foundation FSSC provides oversight, transparency and industry involvement to ensure that our schemes remain relevant and credible within the consumer goods industry.

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Global, independent and non-profit organization. By supporting UN capacity building activities, giving back is key in FSSC’s strategy. Read more

Providing trust

Our schemes are governed and approved by an independent Board of Stakeholders. FSSC’s Integrity Program provides trust through its additional compliance activities. Read more

GFSI and IAF approval

Our FSSC 22000 Scheme holds both GFSI and IAF approval which is a clear confirmation of industry acceptance and technical rigour. Read more

Risk-based approach

Our schemes are including all relevant ISO management system standards which offer flexibility in implementation through allowing a risk based approach. Read more

Development Program

We support small and medium-sized organizations through a process of capacity building using our FSSC 22000 Development Program. Read more

Contributing to SDGs

As a UN Global Compact member we aim to actively contribute to the Sustainable Development Goals. Read more

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Certified Organizations

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"Grandma Hoerner's Foods Inc." "Coca-Cola North America" "Coca-Cola North America"

Certification Bodies

Our licensed partners provide FSSC audits and deliver certifications worldwide.


Accreditation Bodies

FSSC partners with Accreditation Bodies worldwide and is associated with the International Accreditation Forum (IAF).

Assuring trust via the

FSSC Integrity Program

FSSC provides trust through its multi-stakeholder governance, partnering with recognized Accreditation Bodies and the deployment of its Integrity Program assuring acceptable performance of licensed Certification Bodies.

The FSSC Integrity Program ensures Certification Body compliance with scheme requirements through assessment activities and performance measurement resulting in trusted certification integrity.

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FSSC Development Program

Take your first step towards food safety certification

Small and medium-sized organizations (SMEs) play a significant role in the food supply chain. To support these organizations in the supply of safe food, we offer the FSSC Development Program. The FSSC Development Program provides a two-level approach to support SMEs in producing safe food. It is aligned with CODEX HACCP, GFSI Global Markets and fits into the FSSC 22000 structure.