Introduction to Balochistan Food Authority

  • The BFA established under BFA Act 2014 and started functioning w.e.f 04-03-2019. The sanctioned strength of Posts are 183 as per following Breakup.

Vision

  • BFA aims to ensure halal, safe and quality food items and products.

Sanctioned Strength

  • BFA Headquarter  = 119 Posts.
  • Divisional HQs = 64 Post

Existing Working Strength

  • 41 x Officers  posted  from S&GAD,  Agriculture, Livestock,  & Finance Departments.
  • 12 Staff posted from S&GAD other Departments.

Administrative

  • Regularly conducting BFA Board and Finance Committee meetings.
  • The BFA Web Site has been developed.
    Validation Workshop on Institutional Assessment of BFA & Coordination with the relevant stockholders.
  • The rally was called to celebrate the “World Food Safety Day” on 7th June, 2021.

Operations

  • Units inspected 9134.
  • Fine imposed Rs. 26,15,000/-
  • Food Business Premises have been inspected in all Districts.
  • 237 Acres of Land consisting of Vegetables Crops has been Destructed that were Cultivated Through Contaminated Wastewater / Sewerage Water in the different areas of Quetta City.

Technical

  • 250 samples have been tested.
  • 28 Products have been banned for sale.