U of A Identification Numbers for Proposals (Applications)

The numbers listed below are University of Alberta identification numbers used on various application forms. Please contact your faculty-assigned Research Partner if you need a number that is not listed.

Type Number Use
Canada Revenue Agency
Business Number 10810 2831 Forms requesting a business number.
GST/HST Account Number 10810 2831 RT0001 Forms requesting a GST/HST registration account number (e.g., requests for new vendor or customer accounts, University of Alberta receipts and invoices).
Import/Export Account Number 10810 2831 RM0004 Forms requesting an import or export account number (e.g., shipping forms).
Payroll Account Number 10810 2831 RP0003 Forms requesting payroll deductions account numbers (e.g., funding applications).
Procurement Business Number 10810 2831 PG002 Forms requesting a procurement business number (e.g., MERX).
Registered Charity Account Number 10810 2831 RR0001 Forms requesting registered charity status account number (e.g., funding applications, donation receipts).
Employment Equity Act
Federal Contractors Number 90029 Forms requesting certificate number - the University of Alberta is a regulated employer under this Act.
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC)
Organization Reference Number Contact your research facilitator for the number.
Foreign Applications (including U.S.)
Animal Welfare Assurance A5070-01 Effective until November 30, 2025.
Congressional District Foreign
Dun and Bradstreet (DUNS) Number 208095844 Forms requesting business credit applications or credit references.
Entity 1900002820A1
European Union (FP7) 999894043 Participant Identification Code (PIC).
Federal Wide Assurance 00000077 Effective June 22, 2020 and valid until July 26, 2022. Also referred to as Human Subject Assurance.
IRS Employer Identification Number (EIN) 98-6001254 Forms requesting exemptions from U.S. withholding tax.
NCAGE Code L1126

SAM (System for Award Management)

Expires December 6th, 2022 (SAM is an official website of the United States).

SAM Unique Entity ID

Controlled Goods Registration Number 22146 To qualify to receive funding for research that requires controlled goods, contact University of Alberta Protective Services for details (e.g., security plan, registrations, etc.).
North American Industry Classification System Code (NAICS) 611310 NAICS is the standard used by federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the US business economy.