FDA – FSVC Food Safety Verification Program

Starting May 27 2017 the FDA Will being implementing the FDA’s Food Supplier Verification Program (FSVP).  The central point in this risk based program requires that the ultimate purchaser in the USA to whom the FDA have identified as the importer or the person in the USA purchasing or buying the goods supply to the broker, 1) The DUNS# and 2) The FDA Registration Number.  To repeat the these numbers must be from the U.S. buyer / importer of the goods.

A Canadian foreign Importer of Record is NOT to be considered for the FSVC as the U.S. importer / purchaser / buyer or recipient of the food products.  The DUNS# and additional FDA Registration Number must be that of the actual buyer in the USA.

Please contact our office for further information on this subject.

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