Please see below relevant updates for your businesses/members, and supply chains as well as hauliers/freight operators.
Reminder: The UK-EU Trade and Cooperation Agreement (TCA) and accompanying summary documents can be found here. A reminder that the Product Specific Rules of Origin can be found in these annexes. The following link is also helpful: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/claiming-preferential-rates-of-duty-between-the-uk-and-eu
Customs and Borders
List of customs agents and fast parcel operators: The list of customs agents and the list of fast parcel operators have been updated today.
Return your rejected exports from the EU: Updated today with links to post Brexit transition guidance
ODS exports rejected at an EU border control post: What to do if your ozone-depleting substances (ODS) exports are rejected at an EU border control post (BCP). Published today
Moving goods through the Port of Dover and Eurotunnel using common transit: The address for Sevington inland border facility has been changed as you cannot currently use it’s postcode for satellite navigation.
Get a goods movement reference: Information added today about declaring goods orally or by conduct.
Notices to be made under the Customs (Import Duty) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018: Notices made under the Customs (Import Duty) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 which have the force of law.
Trade with non-EU (including GSP)
Trade with Japan from 1 January 2021: Updated ‘Small consignments and waivers’ information with UK waiver limit.
Webinars for organisations that trade with the EU Reminder Link to General Scheme of Preference (GSP) Webinar to take place on January 12 2021. The webinar is for businesses that have an interest in importing goods from countries that are classified as low income, low-middle income and least developed.