6 February 2019
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Transitional Simplified Procedures [TSP]

Transitional Simplified Procedures were introduced by HMRC on the 7th of February 2019, to make it easier to import goods to the UK from the EU. Under Transitional Simplified Procedures, goods can be released from customs control while deferring duty payments and full import declarations… Read more »

17 January 2019
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Union Transit [UT]

A procedure that allows for the suspension of customs duties on goods not in free circulation, moving between two points within the EU or any special territories.

17 January 2019
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Unique Consignment Reference [UCR]

A reference number for Customs use, applied at consignment level to all Customs-controlled international goods movements.

17 January 2019
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Route of Examination [RoE]

Descriptions of the Route of Examination which may be applied to an entry as a result of selection or Customs action.

17 January 2019
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Tax Warehouse [TW]

There are two types of tax warehouse in the UK, customs warehouses and excise warehouses. Customs is currently controlled by EU law, Excise duties are controlled by HM Treasury.

17 January 2019
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Rural Payments Agency [RPA]

The RPA delivers the European Union Common Agricultural Policy payments to farmers and traders in England.

17 January 2019
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Temporary Admissions [TA]

Temporary Admission (TA) allows you to claim relief on duty and import VAT for goods you’re temporarily importing from outside the EU.

17 January 2019
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Schengen

European states that have abolished passport controls at mutual borders.

17 January 2019
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Processing for Free Circulation [PFC]

Processing all import formalities and paying any outstanding duties before goods can be released into free circulation.