Eligibility for State License

Dairy units including milk chilling units equipped to handle or process
501 to 50,000 LPD of milk Or more than 2.5 MT to 2500 MT of milk solids per annum
Vegetable oil processing units and units producing vegetable oil by the process of solvent extraction and refineries including oil expeller unit
Upto 2 MT/day and turnover above 12 lakh
Slaughtering units
Large Animal (More than 2 upto 50)
Small Animal (More than 10 upto 150)
Poultry Birds (More than 50 upto 1000/ day)
Meat Processing units
Upto 500 kg meat per day Or 150 MT per annum
All food processing units including relabellers & repackers
More than 100 kg/ltr to 2 MT/day. All grains, cereals & pulses milling units.
Storage(Except Controlled Atmosphere and Cold)

Capacity upto 50,000 MT

Storage (Cold / Refrigerated)

Capacity upto 10,000 MT

Storage (Controlled Atmosphere + Cold)

Capacity upto 1,000 MT


Turnover upto 30 crores


Turnover upto 20 crores


Turnover upto 20 crores


Turnover upto 20 crores


Turnover upto 20 crores

Dhaba, Boarding houses serving food, Banquet halls with food catering arrangements, Home based Canteens/ Dabba Wallas, Permanent/ Temporary stall Holder, Food stalls/ Arrangements in Religious gatherings/fairs etc. , Fish/Meat/Poultry shop/Seller or any other food vending establishment

Turnover more than 12 lakhs/annum


Turnover more than 12 lakhs/annum


Three star & above and below Five star
Upto Three star and Turnover more than 12 lakhs


Turnover upto 20 crores


Having upto 100 vehicles/ wagons Or turnover upto 30 crores


Turnover upto 20 crores

Food Catering services in establishments and units under Central Government Agencies like Railways, Air and Airport, Seaport, Defence etc
Food Catering Services in Seaport/Airport excluding Seaport Located at Kandla, Tuticorin, Vishakhapatnam, Kolkata, Marmagoa Cochin, Mumbai, Chennai, JNPT Or excluding Airport Located at Kolkata, Tiruchy, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Amritsar, Cochin, Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Trivendrum, Ahmedabad