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Identification Number ("IČO")

Announcement of the Czech Statistical Office on the assignment of identification numbers ("IČO") in compliance with Act No. 89/1995 Coll., on the State Statistical Service in connection with the application of Act No. 157/2000 Coll., on transfer of some things, rights and liabilities from property of the Czech Republic to ownership of regions

Notification of the Ministry of Finance and the Czech Statistical Office regarding assigning of identification numbers to natural persons performing insurance intermediation activities.

Identification number ("IČO") x is assigned by the administration of the CZSO Business Register to other businesses, i.e. legal persons that originate in another way than by a record in the Companies´ Register, foundation register or register of generally beneficial companies kept by regional commercial courts, to government departments or natural persons with a trade licence issued by another body than the trade licensing office.

x) Act No. 89/1995 Coll., on the State Statistical Service, §21 and §22.

Identifiction number you can get now at reflecting regional representations.
No fee is paid for the assignment of identification number.

Note: The Czech Statistical Office will not assign any identification number ("IČO") to:

  • Natural persons performing intellectual or creative activities under the Copyright Act, which do not comply with features of business laid in the Commercial Code. In communication with the state authorities, it is possible to use birth number,
  • Natural persons intending to perform intermediation activity for building societies.