SEC – Form ID For EDGAR Access

October 12, 2021 – SEC – Form ID For EDGAR Access

SEC requested comment on proposal to extend, revise Form ID information collection. 60-day notice to request comment; plan to submit to OMB for extension and revisions.

Form ID Description
Typically for those required to make certain disclosures under federal securities laws. Data used to screen applicants requesting EDGAR access, essential to EDGAR security. Submitted to receive EDGAR ID number, central index key (CIK), and access codes.

Potential Form ID Revisions
Potential technical access changes to EDGAR filer access, filer account management. These potential access changes included individual user account credentials addition. Also, filer management tool on EDGAR through which filers would manage accounts. If potential access changes are implemented, SEC anticipated that it would adopt amendments to certain SEC rules and forms to reflect the changes, including Form ID. Would include filer designating filer administrator(s) to manage filer’s EDGAR account. Further, form would include additional data fields on Form ID on authorized individuals. Separately, potential amendments for uniform and secure EDGAR access.

Comments on proposal must be received within 60 days of publication, December 11, 2021.

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