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15th Sep 2021 / All Day

Customs Declarations

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£280.00 (Members)
£350.00 (Non-members)

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By: Liverpool Chamber


After the Transition period there will be Customs Declarations to complete to send or receive goods from the EU. Are you a customs agent? Or does your company use customs agents and intermediaries to help you trade with the EU? If so, you need to know how to meet customs requirements fast and efficiently after the Transition period.

Our training will highlight what you need to know to be able to accurately complete an standard import and export Customs Declaration.

Delegates: anyone who needs an understanding of Customs regimes and how to complete a Customs declaration form.

Course pre-requisites: there are no pre-requisites for this course.

Course content is based on the following topics:

  • Introduction to Trade
  • Business Responsibilities
  • Export process
  • Import process
  • Valuation – explanation of the main methods and their application
  • Classification – determining the use of commodity codes
  • Using Customs Procedure Codes – use of appropriate CPCs
  • Export and import controls
  • Reliefs
  • Preferences
  • Customs simplified procedures – explanation of procedures and benefits

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate the gathering of information to complete a customs declaration using various example scenarios, covering both export and import, enabling learners to feel confident in their approach to their own declarations
  • Explore a number of typical problems and common errors when completing declarations, increasing their ability to apply best practice
  • Improve confidence and provide reassurance through an opportunity to bring specific questions or issues to the attention of the trainer

Assessment: no formal exam will be taken however delegates will get to complete simulated forms to ensure they can complete simple customs declarations correctly.

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has extended the deadline for businesses to apply for customs support funding to June 2021, make the most of the support available and learn to complete confidently Customs declarations.