The Health Department is an administrative department of MCGM issues MPFA (Maharashtra Prevention of Food Adulteration) license in consultation with an advice from other technical advisory departments like, Health, Engineering, etc. In view of this it is necessary for Establishment to take necessary license from Heath department before starting manufacturing, storage or trade of any commodity/activity. The application must be received from the establishment three months prior to starting the activity. Commodities/ activities including eating house, restaurants, manufacturing drugs, medical shops, condiments, aerated water, ice factories, etc. fall under this license category
Nil for Renewal and Duplicate certificate application as the certificate will be delivered at the time of submission of valid application along with applicable fees. Seven days (per scrutiny level) for all other applications from the date of submission of valid application along with required documents.
Appliation Scrutiny Levels
Single level for Renewal and Duplicate certificate application Two levels scrutiny for all other applications
Schedule fees payable after approval of application by the competent authority for all applications.