FSQ4.1 and Freshcare Rules 4.3 Released

Published on July 1, 2019

The Freshcare Food Safety & Quality Standard – Edition 4.1 (FSQ4.1) and Freshcare Rules – Version 4.3 have been released today.

The updates to the FSQ4.1 Standard and Freshcare Rules 4.3 ensure Freshcare certification is compliant with the benchmarks set by the Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI). Updates and changes in the documents are shown in italics. 

Download the documents below

Freshcare Food Safety & Quality Standard Edition 4.1 July 2019

Freshcare Rules Version 4.3 July 2019

Freshcare is currently finalising a transition guide, forms and factsheets to support participating businesses transition from FSQ4 to FSQ4.1. These supporting resources and documents will be emailed out to participating businesses next week and hard copies will be provided via post by the end of 2019.

Participating businesses are required to transition over from FSQ4 to FSQ4.1 for their 2020 audit. All audits from 1 January 2020 will be to FSQ4.1

For further information on the GFSI benchmark process, including Questions & Answers (Q&A), visit: www.freshcare.com.au/gfsi

You can also contact the Freshcare Team at [email protected] or phone: 1300 853 508 (+612 8039 9999).