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Vehicle security checklist: road transport companies and drivers

Use this checklist to help secure your vehicle to stop people using it to enter the UK illegally.

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Secure your vehicle, check it and keep a record to prevent clandestine entrants.

All road hauliers (including drivers) travelling to the UK must operate an effective system to prevent people using their vehicles to enter the UK illegally.

A clandestine entrant is a person who hides in or on a vehicle to avoid going through UK border control.

Published 28 February 2014
Last updated 9 January 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated checklist and translations.
  2. Dutch translation added
  3. New translations added to checklist
  4. Updated document.
  5. First published.