Give your agent authority to use a Deferment Approval Number (C1207N)

Use form C1207N to authorise your agent to defer duty payment using your Deferment Approval Number (DAN) if you import goods.


Send your request by post (C1207N)


Form C1207N is a standing authority for agent and freight forwarders to request deferment of duty payment against importer’s DAN.

Fill in the form on-screen then print and post it to HMRC.

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

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Import and export: deferment arrangements - application for approval (C1200)
Use form C1200 to apply to defer payment on duties, taxes, levies, charges and deposits.

Import and export: deferment of duty payment (C1207S)
Use form C1207S to request deferment of charges against importer’s/proprietor’s DAN.

Published 4 April 2014
Last updated 12 February 2016 + show all updates
  1. New version of form to amend return address and other minor changes.
  2. First published.