Imports

Preparation and presentation of documents which allow UK Imports to be released to Home Use, with Relief of Duty, Preferential Treatment when available; Home Use with Relief or Suspense of Import VAT when available; Inward Processing Relief (IPR); Outward Processing Relief (OPR); ETSF (Temporary Customs Storage Facility) Bonded Warehouse Receipts and Removals; ERTS (Enhanced Remote Transit Shed) Receipts and Removals; Onward Shipment outside the European Community; Onward Shipment inside the European Community; and, CFSP (Customs Freight Simplified Procedures). Onward Transit Documentation is also available.

 

What is import ?

An import is the process of receiving or bringing in goods from abroad for the purpose of trade. These goods can be received by individuals, companies or government, and are used for the processing of other products or to be resold to the final consumers.