Per recent advice from HMRC, preparing for no deal/clean Brexit on 31st October. Subject to change.
The main one! BREXIT please visit https://www.gov.uk/brexit
Mainly involves shipping processes via ro-ro/ferry ports between UK and mainland Europe.
quick links :
TSP – how to apply for ‘Transitional Simplified Procedures’ for import from the EU via ro/ro (ferry) ports
For imports you may feel you have enough EU import business to warrant applying for TSP. You may have already done this. We can help with import arrivals from the EU and clearances thereof.
Benefits of TSP (quick summary):
Delay submitting a full customs declaration and paying customs duty for 6 months within the first 6 months after 31st October
No hard border duty collected through your tax return
Postponed VAT accounting (help your cash flow)
For exports to EU change your processes: raise shipping invoices like you currently do for non EU destinations zero rated of VAT. All door shipments to the EU will require destination clearance and the EU importer pays duty. This will impact processing and transit times. Our road rates are DAP and do not include destination clearance filing (customs entry) which becomes responsibility of the importer to pay for (or can be prepaid by shipper). EU duty causing price increase to the EU buyer is offset by devaluing GBP.
- EFS exports landing gear for a C-130 Hercules
EFS has recently shipped a C130 Hercules nose landing gear under tight time constraints to Montreal airport. Due to the height of the packed cargo it required a freighter aircraft solution as well as additional screening being too big to fit a conventional xray machine. The customs entry required compliance to an export licence.
- European export customs clearance services : EFS customs brokerage dept
from the EFS customs brokerage dept formed in December 2020 European export customs clearance services. Executive Freight Services Limited can offer you the following services in support of your exports from the United Kingdom to Europe. · Full documentation check of shipper’s paperwork. · Export EORI number verification. · Export customs declaration submission at all UK ports. · Handling of special customs procedures, such as: o Temporary exports o Re-exports of goods under Inward Processing o Outward Processing o ATA Carnets o CITES permits. o SIEL / OIEL / OGEL export licences · T1 Transit documents raised with UK Customs. · T1 Transit documents for groupage loads. · Vehicle booking at your chosen Inland Border Facility (IBF) for the vehicle to collect the original T1 within a planned 6-hour time frame. · Northern Ireland declarations. We can also provide you with European import customs clearance through our network of hand-picked partners in each European country, should the importer not have an already appointed broker. You can contact our European export customs clearance team as follows. Email: EUexports@executivefreightservices.co.uk Tel: +44 (0) 1252 531350
- EFS customs brokerage dept issues over 100 T1’s (TADS) in January 2021 wks 2,3,4
In house customs brokerage dept for EFS raised over 100 T1’s (transit guarantees) and EAD’s (export entries) in weeks 2 to 4 of January 2021 for EU exports. EFS has facilities at all major UK ro-ro ports as well as an EU network of customs offices to discharge T1s and provide clearance solutions. Keeping UK exports moving. Of course EFS can also discharge T1’s for inbound imports through Dover and customs clear shipments.