All foreign food facilities are required to register with the U.S. FDA. If your food facility registration was not renewed in 2016, Register-FDA offers an expedited service to ensure your shipments are not delayed.

REGISTER-FDA U.S. AGENT & REGISTRATION SERVICE INCLUDES:

  • Preparation, submittal, and renewal of your FDA Food Facility Registration
  • Electronic Certificate of Registration
  • U.S. Agent Services

FDA CONTACT: Register-FDA serves as the communication link between FDA and your foreign facility, so that FDA can contact us for routine matters and when an emergency occurs. This means that we are accessible to FDA 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
INSPECTION NOTIFICATION: Register-FDA will assist you when you are notified of an FDA inspection and help with communication between your company and the FDA.
CUSTOMS CLEARANCE: Register-FDA Corp will communicate with your customs broker and freight forwarder on your behalf to provide information about your FDA registration.
REGISTRATION UPDATES: Any changes to the data on your registration must be submitted to FDA within 60 days. Register-FDA updates your registration at no cost.
PRIOR NOTICE: A Prior Notice submission must be filed with FDA prior to each shipment of food to the United States. Register-FDA can instruct your customs broker on the Prior Notice filing requirements.

Register-FDA provides professional guidance so your facility complies with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rules. We offer fast, high-quality service at the most competitive rate.

 

See for the current number of foreign registered facilities by country, the table below.

 

Foreign Countries with ≥ 900 Registered FacilitiesNO. Registered Foreign Facilities (212,183 TOTAL)
TOTAL ( 24 countries)99,889 (47% of all foreign)
JAPAN14092
FRANCE10577
ITALY10383
CHINA9918
MEXICO9842
CANADA6871
SPAIN4803
KOREA, REPUBLIC OF4007
INDIA3558
GERMANY2408
CHILE2304
BRAZIL1972
UNITED KINGDOM1935
TAIWAN1778
ARGENTINA1598
COLOMBIA1537
VIET NAM1536
THAILAND1530
PERU1513
RUSSIAN FEDERATION1428
AUSTRALIA1392
ECUADOR1361
NEW ZEALAND1228
GREECE1208
TURKEY1110