Allocate costs in Dynamics 365 Business Central

Functional Consultant
Business User
Dynamics 365
Business Central

Do you want to know how to allocate costs in Business Central? This module explains the different options to set up allocation between cost centers and cost objects, starting with a demonstration of cost journals.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you will be able to:

  • Allocate costs manually by using cost journals.
  • Understand the difference between static and dynamic allocations
  • Set up allocations between cost centers and cost objects.
  • Allocate costs.


Basic understanding of how to navigate the Dynamics 365 Business Central application and of the chart of accounts.