FSSC 22000 V5.1
FSSC has published version 5.1 of the FSSC 22000. The main reasons for the release of v5.1 are to:
- Strengthen the licensing process and the integrity program
- Comply with GFSI Benchmarking Requirements (Version 2020.1)
- Include of the most recent Board of Stakeholders list of decisions and continual improvement process
The FSSC 22000 V5.1 documents (scheme manual, annexes and guidance) are available on the FSSC 22000 website in the certification scheme documents section.
The final date to audit against FSSC 22000 V5 is 31 March 2021. Upgrade audits to FSSC 22000 v5.1 will take place from 1 April 2021 until 31 March 2022.