EU Country Codes & VAT Numbers

EU Country Codes & VAT Numbers


EU Countries

The following countries are not part of the EU VAT area:

  • Andorra
  • The Channel Islands
  • Gibraltar
  • Mount Athos
  • San Marino
  • Vatican City

  • EU Country Codes & VAT Numbers

    Countries listed in the table below are part of the EU VAT area including the UK & Isle of Man.

    Country (including code) VAT Number Format
    AT Austria* U12345678 (9 characters)
    BE Belgium* 1234567890 (10 characters)
    BG Bulgaria* 123456789, 1234567890 (9 or 10 characters)
    HR Croatia* 12345678901 (11 characters)
    CY Cyprus* 12345678X (9 characters)
    CZ Czech Republic* 12345678, 123456789, 1234567890 (8, 9 or 10 characters)
    DK Denmark, except the Faroe Islands and Greenland 12345678 (8 characters)
    EE Estonia 123456789 (9 characters)
    FI Finland, but excluding the Åland Islands 12345678 (8 characters)
    FR France*, including Monaco but excluding Guadeloupe, Martinique, Réunion, St. Pierre and Miquelon and French Guiana 12345678901, X1234567890, 1X123456789, XX123456789 (11 characters)
    DE Germany*, except Busingen and the Isle of Heligoland 123456789 (9 characters)
    EL Greece 123456789 (9 characters)
    HU Hungary 12345678 (8 characters)
    IE Ireland*  
    IT Italy, except the communes of Livigno and Campione d’Italia and the Italian waters of Lake Lugano 12345678901 (11 characters)
    LV Latvia 12345678901 (11 characters)
    LT Lithuania 123456789, 123456789012 (9 or 12 characters)
    LU Luxembourg 12345678 (8 characters)
    MT Malta 12345678 (8 characters)
    NL Netherlands*  
    PL Poland  
    PT Portugal, including the Azores and Madeira  
    RO Romania* 12, 123, 1234, 12345, 123456, 1234567, 12345678, 123456789, 1234567890 (from 2 to 10 characters)
    SK Slovak Republic 1234567890 (10 characters)
    SI Slovenia 12345678 (8 characters)
    ES Spain*, including the Balearic Islands but excluding Ceuta, Melilla and the Canary Islands X12345678, 12345678X, X1234567X (9 characters)
    SE Sweden 123456789012 (12 characters)