Prepare Your Business for Customs

Online via Webex
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10.00am - 3.30pm

This FREE workshop workshop provides you with the opportunity to understand the requirements for your business as to how to meet and comply with the current customs requirements.


Prepare Your Business For Customs

Prepare Your Business for Customs

Date: Thursday 1st September 2022

Time: 10.00am - 3.30pm

This workshop will cover how export and import customs will impact trade with the UK as a "Third Country", how tariffs work and the need to correctly classify your goods.

You will become familiar with the customs compliance requirements that affect your company, on trading with the UK, outside the EU. This workshop will help you to brainstorm the urgent tasks and applications needed to mitigate costly delays and penalties.

You will learn about the potential impacts, formalities and procedures you need to adopt when trading with a country which is outside the Single Market and Customs Union.

Topics Covered:

This workshop will cover 5 topics:

  • Understanding Customs - background to the role of customs and details of customs-business partnership.
  • Customs Concepts: Compliance & Risk - rules of origin, tariffs, valuation.
  • Customs Clearance Processes in Ireland, Northern Ireland and the UK.
  • Understanding Special Customs Procedures.
  • Customs Authorisations - what is needed in your business and what is best to outsource.

Specific Areas Covered Include:

  • Free Trade Agreements
  • The Union Customs Code
  • Tariffs
  • Rules of Origin
  • Valuation
  • Classification
  • Customs Declarations
  • Transit Declarations
  • Authorised Economic Operator (AEO)
  • VAT
  • Duty
  • Deferred Payments
  • Returned Goods Relief