UK Trade Tariff: volume 3 for CDS

Find the guidance, codes and procedures to use when importing or exporting goods when using the Customs Declaration Service (CDS).

This collection brings together guidance, code lists and declaration category data sets to use when making a declaration on the Customs Declaration Service (CDS).

You can use the UK Trade Tariff tool to search for import and export commodity codes as well as the tax, duty and licenses that apply to your goods.

If you are making a declaration using CHIEF, follow the guidance in the UK Trade Tariff: volume 3 for CHIEF.

Guidance on completing an import declaration for the Customs Declaration Service

These links provide access to the UK Trade Tariff volume 3 CDS import tariff, including procedure codes, data sets and declaration completion rules.


Published 1 August 2018
Last updated 16 October 2020 + show all updates
  1. This page has been updated with the revised CDS volume 3 for imports tariff collection. This includes the declaration completion rules and data sets, guidance on entering goods to a customs procedure and the full set of code list appendices to be used for CDS import declarations. The export and inventory CDS Volume 3 Tariff collections will be made available on GOV.UK at a later date.

  2. First published.