Agreement Reference Number

The reference number given to a Specific Grant Agreement (e.g ECHO/AFG/BUD/2014/9101) must be mentioned by the partner in all communications and gives the following information:

Financing Decision from ECHO Region-Country code Budget line Budget year of the Financing Decision

1) Financing Decision is always from ECHO

2) Region-Country code can be:

  • 3 digit – country code based on ISO
  • CF – region code defined by ECHO

3) Budget line can be:

  • BUD (general budget of the commission)
  • or EDF (European Development fund)

4) Budget year of the financing decision

5) Decision and agreement number where:

  • 9 or 0 = 9 for HIP or 0 for emergency/ad-hoc decision respectively
  • 1= number of decision for the country concerned
  • 01= reference number of the agreement.