Guidance

Customs Declaration Service procedure codes (Tariff stop press notice 33)

Find out the changes to the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) version of volume 3 of the UK Trade Tariff statement, reference and procedure codes.

Due to ongoing development of the CDS system, and refinements to declaration completion requirements, we’ve identified amendments to previously circulated CDS volume 3 information.

These are the details of the amendments you need to know about.

Appendix 4: DE 2/2: Additional information statement codes

For AI statement code VAT03 - in column ‘Description and usage of code’, remove the following text ‘Note: PRO10 may only be used where AI code 00100 is also declared in DE 2/2’.

Appendix 1: DE 1/10: Requested and previous procedure codes

Requested procedure 42: Release for free circulation with simultaneous onward supply to another member state.

In the subheading ‘Declaration type (DE 1/1)’, remove ‘Enter: IM’ and insert: ‘Enter: IM, or CO’ in the following 1/10 procedure codes: 4200, 4221, 4251, 4253, 4254, 4271, 4278’.

Appendix 1: DE 1/10: Requested and previous procedure codes

Requested procedure 44: Release to free circulation with duty relief granted under the end use special procedure.

In the subheadings ‘Additional declaration type (DE 1/2)’, ‘Additional declaration type B (DE 1/2) Modified I1 Data Set’, remove ‘1MO’ from the following 1/10 procedure codes: 4400, 4421, 4422, 4451, 4453, 4471, 4478.

4-Digit to 3-Digit procedure to additional procedure code correlation matrix

For Data Element (DE) 1/10 4 digit procedure code 5300, in ‘column 2: 1/11 National SERIES 2’ remove ‘2CD and 2CG’.

For Data Element (DE) 1/10 4 digit procedure code 4421 in ‘column 2: 1/11 National SERIES 2, insert: 2MO’.

Appendix 5A: DE 2/3 Documents and other reference codes (national)

For document code 9101 in column ‘Details to be entered on the declaration’, remove 9100 and replace with 9101.

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Published 22 August 2018