CIP (16) 64 Formalities for the export of union goods from the UK


HMRC is aware that UK exports which reach customs offices of exit in other Member States are being flagged up as irregular because export formalities have not been correctly completed in the UK.

Previously, Customs Information Papers (CIPs) (10)33 and (10) 63, were issued to advise on the correct procedures for completing export formalities for goods being exported from the UK. This is a reminder of those procedures and notification of the relevant regulations under the new customs legislation.

Who should read:  All economic operators involved in completing export formalities for the export of union goods from the UK.

What is it about:  Failure of economic operators to complete customs export formalities. Reminder to provide commodity codes to freight agents.

When effective:  5 December 2016

Expires: Ongoing.

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Posted on Thursday 8th December 2016