The Technical Assistance Network (TAN) provides technical assistance to industry, regulators, academia, consumers and others regarding FSMA implementation. The TAN addresses questions related to the FSMA rules, programs, and implementation strategies after the rules are final.
This report summarizes key statistics since September 2015 about who is submitting FSMA inquiries; their topics of interest; and what channels of communication they are using to ask questions.
Inquiries Received by Method of Inquiry
Method of Inquiry
Inquiries Received by Inquirer (September 10, 2015 - August 31, 2019)
I am a Member of this Category
Regulator - State Inspector
Other Government Official - International
Other Government Official - Domestic
Regulator - FDA Investigator
Regulator - FDA Compliance Staff
Inquiries Received by FSMA Topic
Preventive Controls-Human Food
Foreign Supplier Verification Program (FSVP)
Sanitary Transportation for Human and Animal Food
Food Facility Registration
Preventive Controls-Animal Food
Accredited Third-Party Certification (3rd Party)
Voluntary Qualified Importer Program (VQIP)
Inquiries Received, Domestic vs. International
Country of Origin
Note: Information is current as of September 2019. The data provided in this report is produced on an ongoing basis and is subject to change due to updates, corrections, or other reasons. In addition, FDA may change the type or amount of data provided in this report at any time.