EORI is acronym of Economic Operator Registration and Identification. This code, inserted by Regulation EC n.312/2009, is an identification number and it must be assigned to everyone economic worker who operate in the European Community and who must used for customs operations.
The cod permits eletronic tracking of customs activities and completion of import-export formality.
In Italy, EORI code is composed of prefix “IT”, followed by numbers of VAT for VAT taxpayers, by tax code for legal subjects or by first characters of tax code for natural persons.
How to request EORI code: he who emit it
EORI code must be used in the compilation of customs declarations and entry-exit brief declarations.
Italian people who make customs operations are automatically registered in the EORI database upon completion of first of these operations.
Automatic registration is excluded for natural person, considered their not commercial operations. These subjects will can work used their tax code, come fist IT acronym.
The operators still devoid of code can present presentation’s request at local office of Customs Agency, from its website you can download the form. Maybe the carrier ( maritime or aerial company) has requested EORI code in the environment of the aerial or maritime space booking for shipment.
Where you can find EORI code
You could ask yourself if it is necessary request copy of EORI code on the packaging of export. It isn’t necessary, because if the name of your company regulary is in the database of Customs Agency, isn’t necessary on packaging.