Customs Declaration Training

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Name: Customs Declaration Training
Date: May 29, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM BST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:

Is your business ready for Brexit?

Are you a customs agent? Or does your company use customs agents and intermediaries to help you trade with the EU?

If so, you need to know how to meet customs requirements fast and efficiently after the UK leaves the EU. There will be new processes to follow and new forms to complete.
We can help.
Our training will highlight what you need to know to be able to accurately complete a simple customs declaration.

Delegates: anyone who needs an understanding of Customs regimes and how to complete a Customs declaration form.

Course pre-requisites: there are no pre-requisites for this course.

Grant funding: this is available from HMRC with up to 70% of training cost covered. Please note the availability of this funding is limited, and the extention has been extended untill 31st May. You can find out more at

Course content is based on the following topics:
  • Introduction to Trade
  • Business Responsibilities
  • Export process
  • Import process
  • Valuation – explanation of the main methods and their application
  • Classification – determining the use of commodity codes
  • Using Customs Procedure Codes – use of appropriate CPCs
  • Export and import controls
  • Reliefs
  • Preferences
  • Customs simplified procedures – explanation of procedures and benefits
Course Objectives
  • Demonstrate the gathering of information to complete a customs declaration using various example scenarios, covering both export and import, enabling learners to feel confident in their approach to their own declarations
  • Explore a number of typical problems and common errors when completing declarations, increasing their ability to apply best practice
  • Improve confidence and provide reassurance through an opportunity to bring specific questions or issues to the attention of the trainer
Assessment: no formal exam will be taken however delegates will get to complete simulated forms to ensure they can complete simple customs declarations correctly.

Course Price:
Face to face classroom courses (full day classroom delivery):
  • Accredited Chamber members          £280 + VAT
  • Non-members                                     £350 + VAT

Please note: Pricing includes additional complementary access to a 3-hour online training course.

Registering interest: To register interest please email

Event Media:
Devon & Plymouth Chamber of Commerce
Unit 5 Derriford Business Park
Brest Road
Date/Time Information:
09:30 to 16:30
Contact Information:

Cost (Full Day):

Standard £350 + VAT

Member £280 + VAT

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