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Customs Made Easy for Irish Businesses

Don't have the time to be worrying about Customs Clearance? Ace Express Freight have everything in place to ensure your imports and exports to and from the UK keep running smoothly.
1. Assign Ace Express Freight as your Customs Broker.

1. Assign Ace Express Freight as your Customs Broker.

First thing's first. Please allow us act on your behalf as a Customs Representative by completing our online Direct Representation Form. It only takes a few minutes and once you're signed up we can take care of all the hard stuff.

Direct Representation Form
2. Make sure you register for an EORI Number from Revenue.

2. Make sure you register for an EORI Number from Revenue.

You will need an EORI Number for both imports and exports. Go to the Revenue.ie website and get signed up for your EORI.

Sign Up For Your EORI
3. Authorise Ace Express Freight to make Customs Tax & Excise Duty Payments.

3. Authorise Ace Express Freight to make Customs Tax & Excise Duty Payments.

Once you have your EORI number you will be assigned a Trader Account Number (TAN). This is a secure channel through which you can make customs tax and excise duty payments. You can authorise us to use your TAN by simply completing a Customs and Excise Clearance Agent Form at the link below.

Download the Agent Form
4. Commercial Invoices, Packing List, Licenses & Certificates

4. Commercial Invoices, Packing List, Licenses & Certificates

To enable us to complete a Customs Declaration on your behalf you will need to provide a Commercial Invoice, along with any Licenses or Certificates. Download our Commercial Invoice Template and we'll guide you through the rest.

Commercial Invoice Template
5. Understand terms such as Value, Incoterms, Origin, Gross, Nett Weight & Commodity Codes.

5. Understand terms such as Value, Incoterms, Origin, Gross, Nett Weight & Commodity Codes.

The importer needs to know the value of goods for trade stats and calculation of VAT/Duty. Both Importers & Exporters will need to know the origin of goods and the goods gross and nett weights, which form part of the Customs Declaration. Find out what all these terms mean and how to assign them at Revenue.ie.

More information at Revenue.ie
6. Find out more about Incoterms to help prepare Customs Declarations.

6. Find out more about Incoterms to help prepare Customs Declarations.

Post-Brexit, the relevancy of Incoterms has increased substantially, therefore you should get to know the underlying regulations and ensure you agree to them. The Incodoc Global Trade Guide explains everything.

Download Incoterms Guide
7. Download our Brexit Toolkit for more information.

7. Download our Brexit Toolkit for more information.

We've prepared a simple and practical Brexit Toolkit to guide you through the Brexit process. Download our Toolkit at the link below.

Download our Brexit Toolkit

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We have the expertise, the resources and the reach to create a completely integrated, end-to-end Customs Clearance solution. You can trust Ace Express Freight to keep your business moving. TALK TO US ABOUT CUSTOMS

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