Material Request

A Material Request is a simple document identifying a requirement of a set of Items (products or services) for a particular reason.

A Material Request can have the following purposes:

  • Purchase: If the material being requested is to be purchased.
  • Material Transfer: If the material being requested is to be shifted from one Warehouse to another.
  • Material Issue: If the material being requested is to be Issued for some purpose like manufacturing.
  • Manufacture: If the material being requested is to be produced.
  • Customer Provided: If the material being requested is to be provided by Customer. To know more about this, visit the Customer Provided Item page.

Material Request

To access the Material Request list, go to:

Home > Stock > Stock Transactions > Material Request

1. How to create a Material Request

  1. Go to the Material Request list, click on New.
  2. Enter the required by date.
  3. Select from one of the purposes as listed above.
  4. You can fetch Items from a BOM, Sales Order, or Product Bundle.