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Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need a Prior Notice?
If you import any food items into the United States, yes!
Do I need an FDA number for my Shopify Shop?
No, only manufacturer, shipper and warehouse (if used) are required to have an FDA facility registration number.
What if I am only importing one product at a time?
You still need a Prior Notice registered with the FDA.
Can I ship non-food products with food products?
Yes, the Prior Notice will only list the food products, but you can have non-food products in the same shipment.
How much does it cost?
The cost is per Prior Notice and varies based on carrier mode and volume. Click here to view our pricing. The Shopify app is free to install and there is no monthly charges or any other charges.
How long does it take to get a Prior Notice?
Prior Notices through PriorNotify take one hour to be registered with the FDA. You will be given the approval number as well as a PDF with a barcode to print out if you wish.
How many products can be on one Prior Notice?
Each Prior Notice can have up to thirty (30) individual products (based on sales unit).
Do I need Shopify to use PriorNotify?
No, you can use our application directly from portal.PriorNotify.com. You are able to configure Fulfillment Companies, Carriers and Products. You can also create, edit and manage Prior Notices.
What if I want to import large shipments?
Not a problem with PriorNotify. We can handle any shipping volume from one item to shipping containers.