Get ready for Customs Declarations
Importers and exporters will need to complete customs declarations next year, regardless of whether the UK strikes a free trade deal with the EU.
To complete declarations, the government has asked businesses to ensure they:
1. Have a GB economic Operator Registration and Identification number (EORI number)
2. Decide if they will use a customs intermediary
Have access to the relevant IT systems to complete declarations themselves
3. Know the customs value and commodity code for their goods
4. Consider simplifications and facilitations such as customs freight simplified procedures (CFSPs), warehousing, inward processing,and