ISO 22000:2018 Food Safety Management Systems (FSMS) Certification

ISO 22000 : 2018 Food Safety Management Systems (FSSC)

ISO 22000 : 2018 Food Safety Management Systems (FSSC)

What Is ISO 22000 Certification?

ISO 22000:2018, Food safety management systems – Requirements for any organization in the food chain, sets out the requirements for a food safety management system. It defines and strengthens what an organization must do to demonstrate its ability to control food safety hazards and ensure that food is safe for consumption.

Keeping food safe from farm to fork by ensuring hygienic practices and traceability at every step are essential tasks for the food industry.

Whom Is ISO 22000 Certification For?

ISO 22000 is applicable to all organizations in the food chain, regardless of size and complexity. Organizations that are directly or indirectly involved include, but are not limited to,

Benefits For ISO 22000 Certification

Ensure Food
Safety & Quality

Improve control over the food safety process by detecting & eliminating food hazards with careful implementation of ISO.

Globally Recognised

Get certified and obtain global recognition to increase your authority in the market.

New Customers

With an exceptional reputation, gain new customers who trust your brand and buy from you with confidence.

More Revenue

Achieve continual improvement to maximise your revenue growth and scale your business to new heights.


Meet food safety legal compliance and corporate requirement.

Management Processes

Provides a framework for consistent management, accountability, continuous improvement and communication.

Take a Deep Dive Into ISO 22000 Certification

Looking to implement an ISO 22000:2018 Food Safety Management Systems but not sure where to start? Take a look at our ISO 22000 guide here. The free guide will give you a great insight into this certification.

Steps to ISO 22000 Certification

Step - 1

Application for ISO 22000 certification from new (Fresh) client and existing client.

Step - 2
Offer Submission

After understanding your business, we create an offer that helps you to attain ISO 9001 Certification without hassles.

Step - 3
Offer Acceptance

Acceptance of Offer by client and Confirmation of agreement by both client organization and IRQS.

Step - 4
Certification Audit

Conduct of Initial Certification audit – (Stage 1 + Stage 2) for new (Fresh) clients / Re-Certification audit (For existing clients).

Step - 5

Issuance of the “Certificate of approval” on successful completion of the initial / Re-certification audit process.

Step - 6

Surveillance audits are undertaken annually to ensure that compliance to the chosen Standard(s) is maintained throughout the three-year certification cycle.

Step - 7

The recertification audit process is to be initiated 3 months prior to the expiry of the certificate.

Want to Transfer Your ISO 22000 Certification?

You can transfer your ISO Certification from one Certification Body to another at any stage you wish, you are not tied into any contract. You need a trusted certification body and we’ll help you transfer to us quickly and easily.

If you would like a free quotation for the transfer of your certification then please complete the form and we will be able to provide you with a quotation.

Save Time & Money When You Audit Two Standards

Did you know ISO 22000 and other standards like ISO 14001, ISO 9001, FSSC 22000, etc. share the same structure? You can save time and money when you audit any two standards at the same time.

ISO 22000 Remote Audits - Online

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Client Case Study

Implementing ISO 22000:2018 can help drive quality and continuous improvement in your organization. The following case studies offer a look at the difference ISO 22000 made for organizations in terms of overall food quality, manufacturing efficiency and revenue.

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