Notice in Dawn (Dated: December 14, 2018)

It is informed that all food operators who are carrying out any activity related to any stage of manufacturing, packaging processing, production, storage, transportation, distribution of food, import, export and includes food services, catering services and sale of food or food ingredients, that under section 19 (1) of Sindh Food Authority Act 2016

No person shall use any place for food business except under the prescribed registration and possessing of a valid licence

Now, therefore,

The Sindh Food Authority has started the process of registration and licensing under Sindh Food Authority Act 2016, in Karachi and Larkano Divisions.

All food operators who are involved in any kind of food business are informed though this notice that they should apply for licence under the provision of Sindh Food Authority Act 2016.

Licence forms can be obtained from the office of the Sindh Food Authority (without any fee) or from relevant associations along with SOPs, requirements of obtaining licence and fee structure of different categories.

All food operators are advised to obtain licence to avoid any legal proceeding.


Sindh Food Authority
Bunglow No. B-12, Block-A, S.M.C.H.S,
Karachi, Pakistan