BTP Beginning Segment For Trading Partner Profile

To indicate the type and purpose of the profile data

Position
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
BTP01
Transaction Set Purpose Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
BTP01 indicates the purpose of this EDI transmission.
BTP02
Reference Identification
String (AN)
Mandatory
1
50
1
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
BTP02 is the identifying number of this transaction.
BTP03
Date
Date (DT)
Mandatory
8
8
1
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
BTP03 and BTP04 are the transaction set date and time.
BTP04
Time
Time (TM)
Mandatory
4
8
1
Time expressed in 24-hour clock time as follows: HHMM, or HHMMSS, or HHMMSSD, or HHMMSSDD, where H = hours (00-23), M = minutes (00-59), S = integer seconds (00-59) and DD = decimal seconds; decimal seconds are expressed as follows: D = tenths (0-9) and DD = hundredths (00-99)
BTP05
Transaction Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code specifying the type of transaction
BTP06
Transaction Set Purpose Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
BTP06 indicates the status of the data content within the transaction.
BTP07
Reference Identification
String (AN)
Conditional
1
50
1
Reference information as defined for a particular Transaction Set or as specified by the Reference Identification Qualifier
BTP07 indicates reference number or previous reference number associated with this transaction.
BTP08
Date
Date (DT)
Conditional
8
8
1
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
C0807: If BTP-08 is present, then BTP-07 is required
BTP08 and BTP09 are date and time associated with BTP07.
BTP09
Time
Time (TM)
Optional
4
8
1
Time expressed in 24-hour clock time as follows: HHMM, or HHMMSS, or HHMMSSD, or HHMMSSDD, where H = hours (00-23), M = minutes (00-59), S = integer seconds (00-59) and DD = decimal seconds; decimal seconds are expressed as follows: D = tenths (0-9) and DD = hundredths (00-99)
C0908: If BTP-09 is present, then BTP-08 is required
BTP10
Payment Method Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
3
3
1
Code identifying the method for the movement of payment instructions

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