How do I obtain a Namespace Identifier?

Modified on Wed, 28 Feb at 3:05 PM

If you are interested in creating your own content or extension, you will need a Namespace Identifier so your content can be associated with you.
To get a Namespace Identifier, please fill out a Namespace Identifier Application Form and email it to

To learn more about our namespace allocation policy, please visit Namespace Allocation Policy. To browse the list of namespaces previously allocated by SNOMED International, please visit the Namespace identifier registry. And for more information, please visit

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