Preference origin statement for EU customers to claim zero duty at import

11 February 2021

We understand that from the UK we only need to quote our GB EORI on the invoice with the preference origin statement for our EU customers to be able to claim the zero duty at import. However, we have customers in the EU saying this isn't correct and asking us for our REX Number. Can you advise?

Shipping goods to South Korea under the new FTA

11 February 2021

Now that the UK is no longer part of the EU, how do I declare that goods being shipped to South Korea qualify for preference under the new UK-KR FTA — am I still able to use the Approved Exporter number I got in 2018?

Improving Covid-secure behaviour

10 February 2021

We regularly review concerns raised by employees and other stakeholders in respect of the Covid-secure measures we are adopting. Most concerns relate to how individuals are behaving, ie not following the measures required. What can we do to improve behaviour?

EFTA and the EU-UK Trade Co-operation (TCA) Agreement

4 February 2021

Can we use materials imported and made in Norway and Switzerland as originating materials when checking if our goods qualify for preferential trade with the EU as they are part of the European Free Trade Agreement (EFTA). Is this within the scope of the EU-UK Trade Co-operation (TCA) Agreement signed on 31 December 2020?

Duty on motorbike export to the EU

29 January 2021

We export motorbikes to the EU from the UK to distributors and private individuals. Now that the UK and the EU have a trade deal can I check that this means that import duty is exempt on all goods going from the UK into the EU?

Waste shipments plan

29 January 2021

What changes have been introduced to the legislation on international shipments of waste?

Mandatory Covid vaccination

27 January 2021

Can we insist, under health and safety legislation, that all employees have the Covid-19 vaccination currently being rolled out across the UK to reduce the risk of transmission in the workplace?