FSMA Technical Assistance Network (TAN)

The Technical Assistance Network (TAN) is a central source of information for questions related to the FSMA rules, programs, and implementation strategies.

Have a FSMA Question? Start Here.

The Technical Assistance Network staff has compiled answers to common FSMA TAN questions. In addition, the complete set of frequently asked questions on FSMA contains answers to questions on specific provisions of the rule.

Submit Your Question

Didn't find your question above? Please submit your question to TAN for assistance.

Mail Your Question

If you prefer to mail in your question, please send it to the address below:
Food and Drug Administration
5001 Campus Drive
Wiley Building, HFS-009
Attn: FSMA Outreach
College Park, MD 20740

Note: For Food Safety Preventive Controls Alliance (FSPCA) training and scientific/technical questions, please contact the FSPCA Technical Assistance Network using their web form at

  • Inquiries are answered by FDA Information Specialists or Subject Matter Experts, based on the complexity of the question. FDA will respond to inquiries received as soon as possible. However, response times may vary, due to complexity of question and the volume of inquiries we receive.
  • Once a question is submitted, the inquirer will receive notification of receipt and a case number to be referenced in future correspondence.


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