The government of the Russian Federation has approved the amount of payment for the provision of services for the provision of marking codes. The corresponding decree dated 08.05.2019 No. 577 was published on the Official Internet portal of legal information.
The document establishes that the fee for 1 marking code required for the product identification tool is 50 kopecks excluding VAT.
An exception has been established only for medicaments from the list of vital and most important ones that cost up to 20 rubles. For such medicaments, labeling codes will be provided free of charge.
According to the decree, the marking codes will be provided by the GIS operator monitoring the marked goods. It will also charge manufacturers and importers for the provision of marking codes from July 1, 2019.