On this page, you can create cost centers. You can also modify or delete
existing cost centers.
To create or modify cost centers, function right 92 — Maintain cost centers is required. Users with the General manager or HR role have these function rights.
The information in this document is applicable to product update 259 and higher. If you have versions lower than this, certain features explained here will not be applicable.
Keep in mind: All fields with the "!" icon are mandatory.
Keep in mind: You cannot delete a cost center that is currently linked to a person.
Click this to exit.
Click this to save the entry for the cost center.
Click this to save the entry for the cost center and create another entry.
Note: This is available only when you are creating a cost center.
Click this to delete the cost center.
Note: This is available only when you are modifying a cost center.
Click this to recode the code of the cost center. For more information, see Recoding cost center codes.
Click this to merge a cost center with another cost center. For more information, see Merging cost centers.
Type or select the division that the cost center belongs to. Once the entry is saved, this information cannot be edited.
Type the code of the cost center. When modifying a cost center, this field is not enabled. To change the code, click Recode.
Type the description of the cost center.
Select the check box to make this cost center active.
Select the group(s) of the cost center. The names of the fields and options displayed are dependent on the cost center groups and subgroups defined. For more information, see Overview of cost center groups and Overview of cost center subgroups.