CHIEF user guides and technical specifications

The Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) system is supported by detailed user guides for trade users. For Direct Trader Input to CHIEF and Inventory system linking we have the Technical Interface Specification guides.

CHIEF user guides

  1. USM100: introduction to CHIEF IES user guides
  2. USM101: general concepts
  3. USM102: Glossary
  4. USM211: Harmonised import entry trade user guide
  5. USM239: common entry trade user guide
  6. USM260: accounts maintenance trade user guide
  7. USM305: Export entry trade user guide
  8. USM401: Trade standing data user guide

Technical Interface Specification user guides

Published 9 January 2015
Last updated 2 November 2016 + show all updates
  1. New CHIEF user guides and technical specifications added to the Collection page.
  2. First published.