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How to import and export goods between Great Britain and the EU

Information for traders on importing and exporting goods between Great Britain and the EU.

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There are new rules for importing and exporting goods between Great Britain and countries in the EU.

Whether you’re completing customs declarations yourself or have an intermediary to do it for you, these guides will take you through each step and set out your options.

Published 13 July 2020
Last updated 12 January 2021 + show all updates
  1. 'How to import goods into Great Britain from EU countries' and 'How to export goods from Great Britain into EU countries' updated following the end of the Brexit transition period on 31 December 2020 (English language versions only - Welsh language versions will be published shortly).

  2. Updated to remove references to Intrastat declarations for exports. You do not have to submit Intrastat declarations for goods exported from Great Britain to the EU.

  3. Added Welsh translation of the page and documents

  4. First published.