Fees and agreement 2017

For GS1 Directory, a one-time starting fee is charged at the commencement of the agreement and thereafter an yearly service fee is applied. An annual fee is also charged for each GLN published after the primary location number.

Fees for GS1 Directory

 The following fees are charged for GS1 Directory:

  • Starting fee
  • Yearly service fee
  • Annual fees per published GLN

The Starting fee and the Yearly service fee are fixed fees determined by the company’s annual turnover.

The annual fee per published GLN is a variable fee determined by how many GLNs the company has published with GS1 Directory.

The primary location number (the lowest number in a company’s number series) is published automatically, and without special fees, for all companies that are GS1 Sweden customers.

Starting fee and yearly service fee

For GS1 Directory, a one-time starting fee is charged at the commencement of the agreement and thereafter a yearly service fee is applied. These fees are debited in advance and are determined by the company’s annual turnover, as specified in the table below.

The first yearly service fee is determined according to the number of months remaining in the year at the commencement of the agreement. If an agreement is signed for GS1 Directory in June, for example, the first service fee will be 7/12 of the regular yearly service fee.

Annual turnover (MSEK)

Starting fee (SEK)

Yearly service fee (SEK)

0-3

0

0

3-10

500

500

10-25

1 120

1 120

25-100

1 865

1 865

100-500

2 490

2 490

500-1 000

3 745

3 745

1 000-5 000

5 600

5 600

5 000-10 000

7 465

7 465

Mer än 10 000

9 340

9 340

Fees for governmental agencies, universities, colleges and museums

Starting fee (SEK)

Yearly service fee (SEK)

3 745

3 745

Annual fees for published GLNs

An annual fee is also charged for each GLN published after the primary location number. The annual fee per GLN is determined according to the number of published GLNs, as shown in the table below.

The annual fee is prorated for the remainder of the year in which the number is published and thereafter as a regular annual fee debited in advance.

Number of GLNs (range)

Annual fee per GLN, within this range (SEK)

1-3

595 per GLN

4-10

305 per GLN

11-30

155 per GLN

31-200

130 per GLN

More than 200

0 per GLN

Example: The total annual fee for published GLNs for a company that has published four GLNs will be SEK 2 035 per year because

  • GLN no. 1 = SEK 595/year
  • GLN no. 2 = SEK 595/year
  • GLN no. 3 = SEK 595/year
  • GLN no. 4 = SEK 305/year
  • Total = SEK 2 090/year.

Consequently, the maximum fee for published GLNs per calendar year for GS1 Directory is SEK 29 120.

Assistance publishing GLNs

If your company has a lot of GLNs that you would like to publish in GS1 Directory, we can help you do this. In order for us to offer this service at a fixed rate (SEK 2 000), we must receive the information in a structured format, such as in an Excel file. Please contact customer service for more information.

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