Fees for GS1 Company Prefix 2019

Companies pay an annual fee for a subscription to a GS1 Company Prefix. The fee is based on the company’s annual sales. Special fees apply for government agencies.

For the first year, a company pays an annual subscription fee which is proportional to the number of months remaining in that year.

Become a GS1 customer

If a company already subscribes to a GS1 Company Prefix and orders a further one, a 50% discount is applied to the annual subscription fee. Note that this does not apply to single numbers.

Fees for private companys and organizations

Company sales
(SEK millions)
Annual subscription fee
(SEK)
0-3  1 490
3-10 3 810
10-25 5 750
25-100 7 800
100-500 12 900
500-1000 16 800
1000-5000 20 200
5000-10000 24 600
Mer än 10000 29 100

Fees for single numbers*

  Annual subscription fee
(SEK)
Company sales less than 1 mn SEK 700
Company sales 1 - 100 mn SEK 1 490
Company sales 100 - 1000 mn SEK 1 630
Company sales more than 1000 mn SEK 1 845

*  Note that a single number only can be used to mark one item with a barcode, identify one unit/person/company and/or create SSCC.

Fees for municipalities and county councils

  Annual subscription fee
(SEK)
Municipalities and county councils 16 800

Fees for transferring

When transferring a prefix or service the recipient gets charged an administration fee of 400 SEK/ prefix or service.

Fees for government agencies

There are special fees for government agencies.

Fees for government agencies

This is included in the subscription fee

Ordering a GS1 Company Prefix for your company gives you access to the entire GS1 System. Its three components are:

  • Identification
  • Data carriers (barcodes and RFID tags)
  • Business processes for eCommerce.

A subscription to a GS1 Company Prefix also includes:

  • GS1 Sweden newsletter
  • Support (telephone and e-mail)
  • The option to visit GS1 Sweden Concept Centre
  • The option to participate in national and international user groups
  • Publication of contact information in GS1 Number Information Service
  • Registration in ONS (Object Naming Service)

A subscription does not include:

  • Courses and seminars
  • Our Validoo services
  • Consulting services/site visits to individual companies.