The first time you connect to Agoraplus V3, you will be asked to enter your intra-community VAT number.


This number must follow a certain format depending on the country.


 

AT-Austria

ATU99999999

1 block of 9 characters

BE-Belgium

BE0999999999
 BE1999999999

1 block of 10 digits

BG-Bulgaria

BG999999999 or
 BG9999999999

1 block of 9 digits or1 block of 10 digits

CY-Cyprus

CY99999999L

1 block of 9 characters

CZ-Czech Republic

CZ99999999 or
CZ999999999 or
 CZ9999999999

1 block of either 8, 9 or 10 digits

DE-Germany

DE999999999

1 block of 9 digits

DK-Denmark

DK99 99 99 99

4 blocks of 2 digits

EE-Estonia

EE999999999

1 block of 9 digits

EL-Greece

EL999999999

1 block of 9 digits

ES-Spain

ESX9999999X4

1 block of 9 characters

FI-Finland

FI99999999

1 block of 8 digits

FR-France

FRXX 999999999

1 block of 2 characters, 1 block of 9 digits

GB-United Kingdom

GB999 9999 99 or
GB999 9999 99 9995 or
GBGD9996 or
GBHA9997

1 block of 3 digits, 1 block of 4 digits and 1 block of 2 digits; or the above followed by a block of 3 digits; or 1 block of 5 characters

HR-Croatia

HR99999999999

1 block of 11 digits

HU-Hungary

HU99999999

1 block of 8 digits

IE-Ireland

IE9S99999L
 IE9999999WI

1 block of 8 characters or 1 block of 9 characters

IT-Italy

IT99999999999

1 block of 11 digits

LT-Lithuania

LT999999999 or
 LT999999999999

1 block of 9 digits, or 1 block of 12 digits

LU-Luxembourg

LU99999999

1 block of 8 digits

LV-Latvia

LV99999999999

1 block of 11 digits

MT-Malta

MT99999999

1 block of 8 digits

NL-The Netherlands

NLSSSSSSSSSSSS

1 block of 12 characters

PL-Poland

PL9999999999

1 block of 10 digits

PT-Portugal

PT999999999

1 block of 9 digits

RO-Romania

RO999999999

1 block of minimum 2 digits and maximum 10 digits

SE-Sweden

SE999999999999

1 block of 12 digits

SI-Slovenia

SI99999999

1 block of 8 digits

SK-Slovakia

SK9999999999

1 block of 10 digits


 

Remarks:

*: Format excludes 2 letter alpha prefix
9: A digit
X: A letter or a digit
S: A letter; a digit; "+" or "*"
L: A letter

 

Notes:

1: The 1st position following the prefix is always "U".
2: The first digit following the prefix is always zero ('0').
3: The (new) 10-digit format is the result of adding a leading zero to the (old) 9-digit format.
4: The first and last characters may be alpha or numeric; but they may not both be numeric.
5: Identifies branch traders.
6: Identifies Government Departments.
7: Identifies Health Authorities.
8: All letters are case sensitive. Please follow the exact syntax of the VAT number shown.