As of 3 January 2018, LEIs are mandatory for all companies who wish to continue trading in securities.
Legal Entity Regional Report
As of 29/06/22, 603 LEI codes have been issued in England. 8.29% of them are active, which means that they are renewed in GLEIF database and can be used for reporting purposes during financial transactions. All 50 active codes issued in England are registered by accredited LOUs and comply with all the requirements set by the LEI umbrella organisation.