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EC export preference

EC Export Preference: recent changes

Below are details of the amendments that were published on 26 September 2011 (see the update index for all updates)

Page Details of update
ECEP01100 Amend EC to EU in 5 places
ECEP01150 Amend EC to EU in 3 places
ECEP01200 Include ‘Notice 830 - Tariff Preference: New GSP Rules of origin’ in the list of notices after Notice 828
  Include ‘Guidance for South Korea- A guide to the EU’s new reciprocal preferential trade agreement with South Korea’ after Notice 832
ECEP02000 Control: contents: ECEP02150: Amend’ Section 4 to read ‘Section 5’
ECEP02050 EUR1/EUR-MED/Invoice Declarations: Amend 5th paragraph to read ‘ Notice 827 European Community Preferences: Export Procedures- section 20 gives guidance on the scope and usage of preference documentation.

Suppliers Declarations: 2nd paragraph delete ‘paragraph 8-11’

Amend EC to EU in 4 places    
  ECEP02100 Amend EC to EU
  ECEP02150 Control: contents: Amend ‘section 4’ to read ‘section 5’

Applications: Amend 3rd paragraph to read ‘A specific Form (C1454) is provided for all applications. Once completed, this form should be submitted to: HMRC Authorisations and Returns Team, Peter Bennett House, Redvers Close, Lawnswood Business Park, Leeds, LS16 6RQ’

EC-wide approvals: Amend the 1st paragraph to read ‘ A UK exporter who frequently exports from other Member States, but who wishes to issue invoice declarations in the UK can apply to HMRC Authorisations and Returns Team at the address shown for the normal approval applications for a new or extended authorisation to enable this to happen.’    
  ECEP02200 Amends EC to EU in 2 places
  ECEP02250 Amends EC to EU
  ECEP02300 Goods sent for processing and return: 3rd bullet point delete ‘Protective’ so the sentence now starts with ‘Duty demands’

Re-exportation of goods originating outside the EU: 1st paragraph amend ‘section 6’ to read ‘section 7’.

Donor country content: end of 3rd paragraph amend ‘section 19’ to read ‘section 20’.

Cumulation: Add ‘and section 3 of Notice 830’ at the end of the 4th paragraph after Notice 827.

Amends EC to EU in 8 places    
  ECEP03100 Penalties: 1st paragraph delete ‘new’ before Civil Penalties provisions’ in the 1st sentence.
  ECEP05050 Invoice Declarations: Amend end of 1st paragraph to read ‘Turkey, Montengro and South Korea.’

Add an extra sentence to the 3rd paragraph after EUR/EUR-MED Certificates. ‘NB: For South Korea you can only use Invoice Declarations.’

Add to the end of the 4th paragraph after ‘Rules of origin for Mexico’ ‘and guidance for South Korea’

Can I issue an Invoice Declaration after the goods have been shipped? Add a 2nd sentence after ‘……exportation of goods’. ‘For South Korea it is within one year of the exportation of the goods’

Amend EC to EU in 3 places    
  ECEP07050 Amend EC to read EU and the European Community to read European Union in the 7th abbreviation shown.
Amend EC to read EU in the 8th abbreviation (EEA)