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UK Resources on BREXIT

Essential information on Brexit & UK Customs Requirements
BREXIT: The UK Border
The Border with the EU
TimeStamp: 13 July 2020

The Border with the European Union: Importing and Exporting Goods.

The Border Operating Model

A guide to how the border with the European Union works following the transition period.

Augmented with navigation bookmarks.

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UK Customs Glossary
TimeStamp: 13 July 2020

Border Force:

The Border Force is a law enforcement command within the Home Office.

It secures the UK Border by carrying out immigration and customs controls for people and goods entering the UK.


Border Force have the authority to seize items, such as goods and vehicles ...

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Brexit Measures for the Transition Period
The UK Transition
The UK has left the EU

The transition period ends on 31 December 2020. Take action now.

Answer a few questions to get a personalised list of Brexit actions:

- for you
- for your family
- and for your business

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Imports, Exports & Customs for Businesses
UK Gov: Guidance and Support

Most essential procedures and Brexit "know-how" with regard to:

- Imports
- Exports
- UK customs

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Wood Packaging Goods for Import and Export
Guidance From UK Gov.

Solid wood packaging must meet the ISPM15 international standards.

Solid wood packaging includes:

- packing cases
- boxes and crates
- drums and similar packing
- pallets, box pallets and pallet collars
- dunnage (loose wood used to protect goods and their packaging)

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Withdrawn Publications
As of: 31 January 2020

Those documents cover several areas and were designed to help stakeholders and intermediaries support their members, clients and customers prepare for day one after UK leaves the EU.

They contain information and materials that are, as of now, out-of-date, and have therefore been withdrawn from publication.

'No-deal Brexit' document models

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No-deal Brexit Pocket Guide
As of: 31 January 2020

What haulier drivers should do moving goods through roll-on, roll-off (RORO):

- Locations EU to UK


- Locations UK to EU

'No-deal Brexit' document models

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UK Customs Databases
UK Trade Tariff Database
Instant Search

Search for import and export commodity codes as well as the tax, duty and licenses that apply to goods.

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Search UK Trade Tariff by Additional Code
Instant Search

Search for import and export commodity codes as well as the tax, duty and licenses that apply to goods.

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UK Customs Basic Procedures
Applying for a GB EORI Number
Guidance From HMRC

From 1 January 2021, a GB EORI number is required to move goods in or out of the UK.

Format:'GB' prefix + nine digit VAT number + '000' suffix

Illustration: GB123456789000

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UK Border IT-Systems [Under Implementation]
Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS)
TimeStamp: 13 July 2020

GVMS is intended to allow UK haulers to declare goods ahead of reaching the UK border.

An IT-based platform – Currently in development

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The Customs Declaration Service (CDS)
TimeStamp: 13 July 2020

HMRC is replacing the Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) with the Customs Declaration Service (CDS), a modern and flexible system that can handle anticipated future import and export growth.

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Critical steps to complete before the end of the transition Period - 31 December 2020
Guidance on UK REACH Registrations Transfers to EU Based Representatives
TimeStamp: February 2019

UK REACH registrations will only exist in the EU database until the end of the transition period. Affected are: UK-based REACH registrants, UK-based only representatives, UK-based Authorisation holders, EU downstream users of an authorised substance, Manufacturers or formulators outside the EU/EEA, UK-based manufacturers or suppliers under the BPR (Biocidal Products Regulation).

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Appointing an EU Based Only Representative
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Submit your inquiry for appointing an EU based Only Representative.

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E-mail: services@reachteam.eu

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