Irish Import Customs Procedures [No Deal]

Declarations to Revenue Every import requires an entry summary declaration and an import declaration. The entry summary declaration and import declaration must be made separately notwithstanding that the overlap of information is considerable. Special software is necessary to communicate with the revenue authorities’ systems. Certain messages and notices can be completed through the Revenue online […]

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UK Land Bridge – Transit

Transit Transit procedures apply where goods are transported from Ireland to continental Europe through the UK  ‘land bridge’. The United Kingdom has recently acceded to the Common Transit Convention by which it recognises EU transit movements as valid in the United Kingdom. The convention avoids the necessity of making a double set of declarations both […]

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UK Customs Policy and Simplifications

Overview At present, movements of goods between Ireland and the UK are not subject to customs and most other controls. They are similar in status to movements within a single country. In contrast movements from an EU country to a country outside the EU whether by way of import or export are subject to the […]

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UK Export Customs Procedures

Preparing for a ‘no deal’ EU Exit: step-by-step guide to exporting Updated 6 February 2019 Contents Introduction Step 1: register for an Economic Operator Registration and Identification number Step 2: check if you need a licence to export your goods outside the UK Step 3: find out the commodity code of your goods Step 4: […]

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Importing / Exporting (Hard Brexit Scenario)

Brexit Customs Risk After Brexit, the European Union customs laws will no longer apply to the United Kingdom. If there is a transitional period, they will continue to apply until the end of the transitional period. United Kingdom has passed legislation which replaces the EU customs law with United Kingdom customs law on virtually identical […]

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Customs Declarations and Queries

Other Documents and Requirements In addition to completing the declaration, traders need to retain certain documentation including the commercial invoice, packing list, identification documents and licensing where applicable. This is part of the basic paper trail required in the event of an audit. The trader ’s existing systems would need this data for sales VAT […]

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UK Brexit Ready Links Sept 2019

Getting ready for Brexit Useful links Get your business ready to export Get your business ready to export from the UK to the EU after Brexit – GOV.UK  Get your business ready to import Get your business ready to import from the EU to the UK after Brexit – GOV.UK  Transitional simplified procedures (TSP) Transitional […]

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