Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

All your questions about the LEI code, registration, renewal and transfer are answered in this section. If your question is unanswered in the FAQ section, you can contact us by sending an email to We will respond to you quickly. If you have any questions about the LEI registration service marketed here at LEI Certificate, please contact LEI Register™. If you would like to learn about the costs for LEI codes, take a look at the LEI price list.

What is LEI code?

Who needs LEI?

Why is LEI needed?

Can anyone see my LEI code?

How do I register for an LEI?

What is the cost of LEI registration and renewal?

For how long is a LEI code valid?

How do I find out about the validity of my LEI code?

How do I renew my LEI?

What does it cost to renew LEI?

How does multiple year renewal scheme work?

Which payment methods are accepted?

Can I transfer my LEI code?