Changing the postal number

Granting / changing the postal number is usually based on a cadastral documentation approved by the Office of Cadastre. If the cadastral documentation doesn’t exist but you own a building that has /doesn’t have a postal number and you want to get / change the postal number than you need documentation for postal number technical approval.

This technical approval is necessary for the authorities responsible for this process to have a clear image of the location and neighborhoods of the building for which it is desired to grant / change the postal number.

Required documents


  • Property documents (sale-purchase contract, heir certificate, title deed, etc.) – copy
  • Fiscal certificate
  • Type requests
  • Owner CI copy

Execution term

2-3 working days

Term of approval


  • Normal regime: 15 working days
  • Emergency regime: 5 working days

OCPI taxes


  • Normal regime: 200 lei
  • Emergency regime: 1000 lei

Documents handed over


  • Minutes of receipt of technical approval for postal number
  • Location and delimitation plan (2 copies)