GS1 Work Request Documents

Industry Engagement Steering Committee Proposal for large work efforts in Standards Development

Click here to download the IESC Proposal document.

Work Request Entry Commitment

Click here to download the mandatory commitment form.

Work Request Form Guidance

Click here to download the Work Request form and receive guidance on to answer the questions . 

Templates for changes to the GDSN, EDI, GPC or General Specifications Standards

If you are requesting a change to the GDSN, EDI, GPC or General Specific ns Standards, complete the relevant template below and attach it to your work request. If you have any questions regarding the templates, please contact GSMP@gs1.org before you enter your Work Request for assistance.

1. EDI

1.1. EANCOM New Code Request
Attach the following template to your work request when requesting a new EANCOM code or qualifier.
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2. Global Master Data (GMD)

Attach one of the following templates to your work request when requesting a new attribute, attribute value pair, code list, or validation rule:

2.1. Additional instructions for GDS submissions - How To Video Guide

      2.1.1. New! Requesting a GMD Attribute Click here to download and attach to your Work Request

      2.1.2. New! Requesting a Code List - Click here to download and attach to your Work Request

      2.1.3. New! Requesting a Validation Rule - Click here to download and attach to your Work Request

      2.1.4. GMD Maintenance Request best practicesClick here to download

3. Global Product Classification (GPC)

Attach the following template to your work request when requesting a change to the GPC standard.
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4. Identification (ID)

4.1. General Specification Change Notification (GSCN)
Attach the following template to your work request when requesting changes to the GS1 General Specifications which will be reviewed by the ID SMG.
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