Welcome to VnrWiki

This webpage contains information and guidelines regarding Vnr numbers. Vnr administration is located at vnr.fi.

The document Vnr statistics 2022 has been added under Vnr statistics.

A document with questions and answers regarding the recommendation concerning primary package identifiers was added to VnrWiki, under From NTIN to GTIN.

There is a change in the invoicing of the Swedish Vnrs. From now on, parallel importers are billed separately by PIC for their costs associated with the handling of Vnrs.

A new version of the Swedish country specific information document was added in VnrWiki.

The document Vnr statistics 2021 has been added under Vnr statistics.

A link to an instruction video “How to withdraw unnecessary Vnrs” was added under Pricing of Vnrs and Vnr status

A link to an instruction video “How to order a Nordic Vnr” was added under Application for Vnr


The document Vnr statistics 2020 has been added under Vnr statistics.

The Guideline on Nordic Packages document contains general information on Nordic packages, whereas the Frequently Asked Questions document gives detailed advice on different package issues. The documents are a product of cooperation between the Medicines Agencies in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.
The latest versions of the documents can be found on the Swedish Medical Products Agency’s website.