Use the online form service or postal form SP2 to ask HMRC for authority to operate a customs warehouse under Union Customs Code (UCC) procedures.
You need to be authorised by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) to set up and operate a customs warehouse.
Use the online form service or postal form to apply to operate a customs warehouse under UCC procedures.
You can either:
If you use the online form, you’ll get a reference number that you can use to track the progress of your form.
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Notice 3001: special procedures for the UCC - annex A
This notice explains the legal basis and generic requirements of the customs special procedures under the UCC.
How to set-up and use a customs warehouse to store goods with duty or import VAT suspended.
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