Register for VAT if supplying goods under certain directives

Register for VAT if you're making supplies of goods under Directive 2008/9 or 13th Directive using form VAT1C.


Registration notification (VAT1C)

Registration notification (VAT1C notes)

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You must also complete the VAT1 form using the notes to help, and post it with the VAT1C form.

Use form VAT1C if you need to register for VAT because you’re intending to dispose of goods on which, you or a predecessor, has claimed a repayment of VAT under Directive 2008/9 or 13th Directive refund arrangements. Check VAT Notice 700/1 section 8.3 for more details.

Please send your completed application form to:

HM Revenue and Customs

When to register for UK VAT
Use this guide to find out when you must register for VAT and when you can choose to register.

How to register for VAT
Use this guide to find out what form or forms you need to register for VAT and how to register.

VAT: application for registration (VAT1)
Use form VAT1 to register your business for VAT.

VAT: Partnership details (VAT2)
Use form VAT2 to provide details of partners when you register a partnership for VAT.

Published 4 April 2014
Last updated 1 February 2021 + show all updates
  1. Welsh translation added.

  2. You must complete a VAT1 form and submit it with your VAT1C form when you're registering for VAT if you're supplying goods under certain directives.

  3. New address for applications.

  4. Form VAT1C pdf has been replaced with a print and post form.

  5. First published.