A change to contact information refers to updates to details on how to communicate with a party/location.
Changes to the contact information associated to a party or location do not require the allocation of a new GLN.
■ Change to contact details of legal entity
□ Same GLN: When the legal entity contact details (visiting address, postal address, phone number, e-mail address, etc.) change
- Example: Change of the email address of the company headquarters
■ Change of the function contact details
□ Same GLN: When the function's contact details change
- Example: The individual within the accounting department that acted at primary point-of-contact for billing left the company, so all associated contact details were updated
- Example: Change to phone number for emergency contact for facilities/maintenance
- Example: An e-mail that supports the system identified by the GLN is added