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Customs information papers

Find customs information papers (CIPs) published from 1 January 2017.

You can find CIPs published before 1 January 2017 on the National Archives website.

Customs Information Papers 2018

Customs Information Papers 2017

  1. End Use procedure changes (CIP33)

    • Guidance
  2. Reassessment of customs open-ended authorisations (CIP32)

    • Guidance
  3. Update on the withdrawal of Low Value Bulking of Imports (LVBI) (CIP31)

    • Guidance
  4. Withdrawal of personal credit card payments (CIP29)

    • Guidance
  5. Changes to Transfer of Residence relief codes (CIP28)

    • Guidance
  6. Due diligence when making customs declarations (CIP27)

    • Guidance
  7. Find out the statistical threshold for the UK in 2018 (CIP25)

    • Guidance
  8. Gift allowance and low value consignment relief limit in 2018 (CIP24)

    • Guidance
  9. The Customs Comprehensive Guarantee questionnaire (CIP23)

    • Guidance
  10. How to treat goods brought by travellers returning to the UK (CIP22)

    • Guidance
  11. Changes to customs special procedures for the Union Custom Code (CIP21)

    • Guidance
  12. Maintenance to the electronic Binding Tariff Information system (CIP20)

    • Guidance
  13. Second update on the trade deal between EU and Canada (CIP19)

    • Guidance
  14. Criteria for operating a Duty Deferment Account (CIP18)

    • Guidance
  15. Repayment of customs charges on rejected imports: new address (CIP17)

    • Guidance
  16. Upgrade to the New Computerised Transit System (CIP16)

    • Guidance
  17. Upgrade to Import Control System RFC29 (CIP15)

    • Guidance
  18. Upgrade to Export Control System (CIP14)

    • Guidance
  19. Changes to the rules of origin in the EU-Jordan Trade Agreement (CIP13)

    • Guidance
  20. Transfer of rights and obligations under End Use Relief (CIP12)

    • Guidance
  21. Update on the trade deal between EU and Canada (CIP11)

    • Guidance
  22. Preferential trade deal between EU and Canada (CIP10)

    • Guidance
  23. Additional duty rates on goods from the USA (CIP9)

    • Guidance
  24. Update to the Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight system (CIP8)

    • Guidance
  25. Tonga and Ukraine removed from the General System of Preference (CIP7)

    • Guidance
  26. National Clearance Hub: new address (CIP6)

    • Guidance
  27. Changes to declaration type for special territories of the EU (CIP5)

    • Guidance
  28. Change to the amendments that affect your UCC authorisation (CIP4)

    • Guidance
  29. Export Accompanying Documents: new address (CIP3)

    • Guidance
  30. Central Community Transit Office: new address (CIP2)

    • Guidance
  31. Tariff changes for countries in the General System of Preference (CIP1)

    • Guidance
Published 21 January 2014
Last updated 20 February 2018 + show all updates
  1. Instructions for Fast Parcel Operators reclaiming import VAT on returned goods (CIP2) have been added.
  2. New Customs Information Paper added to collection page.
  3. End Use procedure changes (CIP33) added
  4. Customs Information Paper 31 (2017) added to collection page.
  5. New Customs Information Paper added to collection page.
  6. Customs Information Paper 8 (2017) added to collection page.
  7. New Customs Information Paper added to collection page.
  8. New Customs Information Paper added to collection page.
  9. New Customs Information Paper added to collection page.
  10. New customer Information Paper added.
  11. Customs Information Paper 67 (2016): introduction of Registered Exporters (REX) System added to the collection page.
  12. New Customs Information Paper added to the collection page
  13. New Customer Information Paper added to the collection page.
  14. New Customer Information Papers (CIP) 64, 65 and 66 (2016) added to collection page.
  15. New Customs Information paper added to collection.
  16. Customs Information Paper 52 (2016): transport identification measures added to collection page.
  17. Customs Information Paper 54 (2016): Detention and seizure of goods added to collection page.
  18. New Customs Information Paper 51 (2016) added to collection.
  19. New Customs Information Paper 48 (2016) added.
  20. New Customs Information Paper 42 (2016): EU Referendum added.
  21. Customs Information Paper 40 (2016) added to the collection.
  22. Customs Information Paper 33 added under 'Customs Information Paper 2016' heading.
  23. Customs Information Paper 28 (2015): Authorised Economic Operators (AEO) document code change added to the collection.
  24. Customs Information Paper 16 (2015): Notice 366 - approved commodities for non-commercial research and future Notice review, has been added to this collection
  25. Customs Information Paper 17 (2015) has been added to this collection
  26. Customs Information Paper 10 (2015): Authorised Economic Operators holding AEOS/F certificates has been added to this colleciton.
  27. Latested Customs Information Paper published
  28. Customs Information Paper 1 (2015): tariff preference - reinstatement of Kenya to the Market Access Arrangement, Customs Information Paper 2 (2015): tariff preference - revision to GSP+ beneficiary countries added to collection
  29. Customs Information Paper (14) 85 Tariff Preference-Extension of Autonomous Trade Measures for Ukraine and Customs Information Paper (14) 86 Tariff Preference-GSP Changes for 2015 and 2016 have been added to the collection.
  30. Customs Information Paper 75 (2014): revised guidance on the processes for Community/Common Transit and export procedures has been added to the listing.
  31. Customs Information Papers 78 (2014) and 79 (2014) added to the listing.
  32. Customs Information Paper 81 (2014): future of the Tariff Classification Helpline has been added to the collection.
  33. Customs Information Papers 73 and 74 have been added
  34. Customs Information Paper 71 (2014): new arrangements for the presentation of import entries subject to Trading Statndard controls. Customs Information Paper 72 (2014): statistical threshold - sterling figure to apply for 2015.
  35. Customs information paper 70 (2014) has been added to the collection.
  36. Customs Information Paper 69:Withdrawal of Guide to Importing and Exporting: Breaking down the Barriers has been added
  37. CIP 67 2014 added to the collection.
  38. Customs Information Paper 68 (2014): EU sanctions on exports to Crimea and Sevastopol has been added to the collection.
  39. Customs Information Paper 66 (2014): Tariff Preference; the preferential status of certain ACP countries affected by the amendment of the MAR by EU Regulation 527/2013 after 1 October 2014 has been added to this collection.
  40. Customs Information Paper 65 (2014) has been added.
  41. Customs Information Paper 64 has been added
  42. Customs Information Paper 60 (2014): fruit and vegetables - changes to the entry price system - added to the collection.
  43. Customs Information Paper 61 (2014) added.
  44. Customs Information Paper 63 and 64 have been added
  45. Customs Information Paper 59 (2014): volumes 1 and 3 of the integrated tariff of the United Kingdom added to collection.
  46. Customs Information Paper (14) 58 has been added to the collection.
  47. Customs Information Paper 57 (2014): export of cash in freight has been added to the 2014 list.
  48. Customs Information Paper 52 (2014) has been added to this collection.
  49. Customs Information Paper 56 (2014): Entitlement to Relief added to collection document.
  50. Customs Information Papers 54 and 55 have been added.
  51. Customs Information Paper 53(2014): Low Value Bulking Imports (LVBI) - CHIEF Changes has been added to CIPS 2014.
  52. First published.