You must have a commodity code for all goods you want to import or export to and from the UK. It's your responsibility to get your commodity code and licences right, even if you use an agent. By attending this half-day, you can understand the fundamentals for customer satisfaction, customs compliance and establish correct duty rates.
This is part of our customs workshop series, designed to help importers and exporters navigate customs procedures effectively. Each half day session will focus on specific customs procedures to help ensure you're businesses is benefitting from them, maintain effective and compliant in-house processes, and minimise potential Duty/VAT liabilities.
Following the introduction of the Union Customs Code in May 2016, there are planned changes to import, export and storage procedures. This will affect any business seeking authorisation for customs regimes, and will lead to more scrutiny of valuations, tariff codes and origins.
Who should attend? All staff involved in classifying goods for import and export, administrators, sales, purchasing, finance, shipping/logistics, compliance and service industries (freight forwarders, legal and financial services).
In the event of a booking being cancelled prior to the scheduled course date, the following charges will apply:
30+ days notice = 25% 14-30 days notice = 50% <14 days notice = 100%
Bookings can be transferred to a later date but will incur a £10 admin fee.
Member Price £125 + VAT, Non-Member Price £170 + VAT
Lower Ground Floor, Chamber House Acorn Office Park Ling Road Poole
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