Your LEI in 3 steps
Quick & straightforward - our LEI service
You need an LEI code? With our service, you get your Legal Entity Identifier for 89 euros – without prior payment processing.
The Legal Entity Identifier – briefly LEI – is a 20-digit code for unmistakable identification of participants in the financial market worldwide. The LEI code is mandatory for companies, which need to fulfill EMIR obligations to report, including banks and financial institutions, investment funds, insurance companies and securities service providers.
The application for your LEI number is as quick and easy as shown in the following 3 steps:
Set up user account
Data is verified immediately
Receive an LEI.
First the LEI - then payment
Step 1: Register
First you need to register in our LEI portal and set up a user account. When logged in into your user account, you can then apply for one or more LEIs, renew your existing LEIs or conveniently transfer your LEI code from another provider to GS1 Germany.
Step 2: Apply
The LEI application is just as easy as the registration. To fill out the application form you just need to be registered and logged in into your user account.
Due to the unified system, even foreign companies can apply for an LEI number at GS1 Germany, because all issued LEIs are valid globally.
Step 3: Receive your LEI
After your data is checked, you will receive your LEI immediately. The invoice can be paid afterwards. Your LEI code is issued by GS1 Germany – a certified issuing agencies by GLEIF.
„It is important to us that you receive your LEI number quickly and above all without hurdles. That’s why we dispense with unnecessary waiting time and make your LEI available immediately.“ GS1 Germany LEI direct