FACe adapts to accept European billing
06 February 2019
FACe incorporates the formats UBL 2.1 and CII (Cross Industry Invoice) for the implementation of the directive 2014 / 55 / HAT.
Directive 2014 / 55 / HAT of 16 April 2014
concerning electronic billing in public procurement requires the definition of a common European standard for electronic invoicing semantic level, and products additional standardization that will improve interoperability in the level of syntax.
This European directive involves adopting measures requiring contracting authorities and entities that are within the scope of the same can receive and process electronic invoices that comply with the European standard (EN16931) in the electronic invoice before the 18 April 2019.
Front , collaborating with other governments and the private sector in the project CEF EUROFACE, has developed the technology needed to admit European bills of different formats to Any format. The European invoice formats admitted shall be UBL 2.1 and CII (Cross Industry Invoice).
Opposite users can validate and send their bills in European format as they have been doing so far in Any Electronic format can consult their state and evolution without restrictions. Furthermore, FACe will continue to provide the document CSV of proof of the reference.
For the sake of the integration of administrations and suppliers, has been published in the environment of evidence, a new version of FACe that responds to this need.
You can find more information in the Download area the project in the CTT.