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[Second Call] Call for "JFS Standard Acquisition Model Companies"


Japan Food Safety Management Association (JFSM) is currently accepting applications from businesses that wish to receive subsidies to cover the costs of audits and certification to JFS standards in order to expand exports and promote the spread of JFS standards for food safety management systems from Japan (hereinafter referred to as "certification"). We are inviting applications from businesses that wish to receive subsidies for the cost of audits and certification to JFS standards for export.

This project will be implemented under the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) subsidized project "Export Environment Improvement Project for Processed Foods Utilizing Standards and Certification: Support for Model Acquisition of JFS Standards to Expand Exports" for fiscal 2023.

Eligible businesses selected through the public call for applications will receive subsidies of 50% of the costs (audit, registration, and consulting fees) associated with the acquisition of certification after the grant decision (scheduled for early October 2023), with a maximum subsidy of 500,000 yen.

Application period: From Wednesday, August 2, 2023 to Friday, September 29, 2023 (by e-mail received at 17:30)

For more details, please refer to the followings:

Second Call for FY2023 JFS Model Demonstration Project for JFS Standards (Application Procedure)

JFS Model Demonstration Project Implementation Rules for JFS Standards for FY2023

Screening Procedures for JFS Model Acquisition Support Project for JFS Standards in FY2023

Application Form and Implementation Plan (Form 1) for JFS Standard Acquisition Model Demonstration Project in FY2023_Second Call for Proposals

Application and Implementation Plan for Model Demonstration Project for Acquisition of JFS Standard in FY2023 (Form 1)_Fill-in Sample

JFS Model Certification Statement for FY2023 (Form 2)

Agreement for Cooperation in Information Dissemination Efforts for FY2023 (Form 3)

Business Plan for JFS Model Demonstrator for FY2023 (Form 4)

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