Application for authorisation of a regular shipping service (C1349)

Use the online service or the postal form C1349 to apply for authorisation of a regular shipping service.


Apply online (sign in using Government Gateway)

Apply by post


Apply for authorisation of a regular shipping service using the online service or print and post form.

Email HMRC to ask for this form in Welsh (Cymraeg).

To apply online you need a Government Gateway user ID and password. If you do not have a user ID you can create one when you apply.

Before you start using the postal form

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You’ll need to fill in the postal form fully before you can print it. You cannot save a partly completed form so gather all your information together before you start to fill it in.

Published 11 August 2014
Last updated 12 April 2016 + show all updates
  1. An online form is now available.
  2. First published.