GTIN-8 (8 digit product code) is allocated to the product where enough space is not available on the packaging to use GTIN-13 or UPC-A. GS1 Company Prefix (GCP) registration is a prerequisite for GTIN-8 allocation.
Before applying for GTIN-8 product code, organisations need to send their product details on company letterhead alongwith packaging sample(s) to GS1 India to determine the possibility for allocation of GTIN-8 as per GS1 standards.
In event of allocation of GTIN-8, both the subscriptions need to be renewed on their respective expiry.
The fee for allocation of GTIN-8 code is Rs 1000/- (excluding service tax) per product code per year. Please make payment by Cheque/DD/NEFT only.
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