Define Financial Management Area in SAP

This SAP Fico tutorials guides you how to define financial management area in SAP.

Financial Management Area in SAP

Financial Management Area in SAP {FM Area} is an important organizational unit used in funds management and budget management in SAP.

Menu Path:

Implementation Guide for R/3 Customizing (IMG) -> Enterprise Structure -> Definition -> Financial Accounting -> Define FM Area.

Steps to create financial management area in SAP

Step 1: Enter SPRO tcode in the SAP command field and press enter

SPRO Transaction code

Step 2: Click SAP Reference IMG.

SAP Reference IMG

Step 3: In next screen, follow the menu path and click on define financial management area.

Maintain FM Area in SAP Path

Step 4: Click on new entries to maintain financial management area in SAP.

create fm areas

Step 5: Now enter the following details.

  1. FM Area – Enter 4 digits alpha numerical key for Financial Management Area in SAP
  2. FM Area Text – Enter description of FM area
  3. FM Area Currency – Enter FM area currency

Create Financial Management Area in SAP

Click on save icon and save the maintained FM area in SAP.

Thus we have created new financial management areas {FM Areas} AD01, AD02, AD03 and AD04  in SAP.

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