Welcome on the EBPTF webpage!

EBPTF is the short name for the XBRL Europe Best Practices Task Force, that has been created in 2019 as a subgroup of the XBRL Europe association to extend Best Practices initiatives from XBRL International, applied to the ESEF (European Single Electronic Format).

EBPTF Chair: Roger Haddad


The Best Practice Board (BBPB) of XBRL international publishes guidance on creating and submitting digital reports, tagging data for submissions. The guidance relating to ESEF reports are:

iXBRL Tagging Features

Using the ESEF rules for anchoring extensions

EBPTF Working Documents

EBPTF meeting minutes:

Nov 6, 2019 : BPTF-meeting-with-ESMA and proposed guidance