UK Trade Tariff: European Union and new member states

Definition of the Customs Territory of the EU, how countries are treated for UK Trade Tariff purposes and what happens if countries join the EU.



This guidance is part of volume 1 of the UK Trade Tariff.

You can find the specific commodities in the UK Trade Tariff tool.

Published 1 January 2009
Last updated 28 April 2016 + show all updates
  1. This guidance has been updated to reflect import and export legislation changes from 1 May 2016.

  2. First published.