WIC Food Package Policy and Guidance

Food Packages

This document provides guidance related to implementing certain provisions of WIC food packages regulations. FNS Regional Offices and State and local agencies should refer to the complete provisions and requirements for WIC foods at 7 CFR 246.10.

The WIC Breastfeeding Policy and Guidance is also available for staff and provides guidance related to implementing certain provisions of WIC regulations that pertain to breastfeeding.

Manufacturers requesting information about WIC food packages, including federal regulatory requirements for WIC-eligible foods and how to get on a State WIC program's approved food list, can be directed here.

food packages
Developed by: USDA, Food and Nutrition Service
Publication date: March 2018