vat validator

Validate a British VAT number

Basic Example

You can click on sample from the following table to see if it's a valid or invalid British VAT number.

Sample VAT number Is it valid?
980780684
802311781

Module Example

The following snippet shows how to use the vat validator with JavaScript module:


// You might need to change the importing path
import gbVat from 'formvalidation/validators/vat/gbVat';

const res1 = gbVat().validate('980780684');
// res1.valid === true

const res2 = gbVat().validate('802311781');
// res2.valid === false

Related validators

The following validators are similar to this one and might be useful to you.

Name Description
id Validate an identification number
vat Validate VAT number