This validator may be used to check and/ or validate an ISO Structured Creditor Reference.
The format of an ISO Structured Creditor Reference is RFCCX...X which is made up as follows
|RF||The two characters RF.|
|CC||Check digits, also taking up two characters. These are calculated using the MOD 97-10 algorithm according to ISO 7064 (in the same way that IBAN check digits are calculated).|
|X...X||The actual Creditor Reference which may be up to 21 characters in length.|
Within a SEPA (Single Euro Payments Area) transaction an ISO Structured Creditor Reference appears like this within the XML structure for Remittance Information
- this is according to the version of the message formats introduced in November 2010:
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