PrimusGFS Version 2.1 has been utilized since February 2014 and was benchmarked under GFSI Guidance Document 6th Edition. Updates were made and released as PrimusGFS Version 2.2, available since 1 November 2015. As of 1 February 2016, PrimusGFS Version 2.2 will be mandatory for all PrimusGFS auditees.
PrimusGFS audits are composed of several modules and their applicability depends on the type of operation being audited:
This document is the scheme standard, and briefly explains the requirements of each subsection of the PrimusGFS scheme; it must be used in conjunction with the General Regulations, Questions and Expectations, and Guideline Interpretation documents.PrimusGFS Standard Versión 2.1-2
This document summarizes the changes that were made to the PrimusGFS Questions and Expectations during the update from v2.1 to v2.1-2. Questions are color-coded to highlight new items.
These documents provide further explanation/interpretation of the questions and expectations:PrimusGFS Interpretation Guidelines Versión 2.1-2
Module 1 Food Safety Management Systems v2.1-2 Interpretation Guideline
Module 2 Good Agricultural Practices v2.1-2 Interpretation Guideline
Module 2 Good Manufacturing Practices v2.1-2 Interpretation Guideline
Module 3 Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points v2.1-2 Interpretation Guideline
These checklists are useful for auditees’ performing self-audits and also for auditors who enter their audits into the PrimusGFS software system:PrimusGFS Version 2.1-2 Checklists
Module 1 Food Safety Management Systems v2.1-2 Checklist
(Versión en Español)
Module 2 Good Agricultural Practices v2.1-2 Checklist (Versión en Español)
Module 2 Good Manufacturing Practices v2.1-2 Checklist (Versión en Español)
Module 3 Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points v2.1-2 Checklist (Versión en Español)