Last update: January 5th, 2021
As of January 1, 2021, a new trade agreement between the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) is in force. This has consequences for trade with the UK in several areas. Therefore, prepare yourself for the logistical and economic changes. On this page you will find information to prepare for Brexit.
Companies selling to and buying from the UK can prepare:
Register with customs – EORI number
No relationship with Customs yet? Then register for an EORI number with Customs as soon as possible. Every company in Europe involved in import or export requires such a unique identification number from Customs. Also, if you are an exporter who uses a forwarder or customs agent for your export declarations.
Ensure you have the commodity code for your goods
Correct Commercial Invoice
Make sure you have the Correct Commercial Invoice
Authorization direct representation
Agreement / Authorization for direct representation in customs matters