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UK import controls

Key implementation date - 31 January 2023

UK import declarations must be submitted in advance and communicated via the Goods Vehicle Movement System (GVMS). Freight carriers transporting goods via UK ports that operate with the GVMS are required to sign up for this service. This registration aids in the seamless processing of goods through customs.

Docs Required

Export health certificates and phytosanitary certificates are introduced for medium risk animal products and plant and plant products imported to GB from the EU including IE.

Customs Process

Full customs controls, including the requirement to pre-lodge import declarations, will be introduced for goods imported to GB from the EU including IE.

Please Note:    Next key date will be 30 April 2024 with further documentary and risk-based identity and physical checks.

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Outsourced Bookkeeping

How Solve Outsource can help?

We have friendly and expert staff who can help companies understand and meet the challenges ahead.


John Carolan ACMA, CEO of Solve Outsource

Contact Email: john@solve.ie