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Export Procedures

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National Export System (NES) and authorisation procedures: how do traders become authorised to operate export simplified procedures?

Application requests for SDP, EIDR or CSE should be sent to the Authorisations and Returns Team at the Leeds office. Application form to be used is a C&E 48, which can be obtained from HMRC section of GOV.UK.

Applications for DEPs should be sent to the Export unit of Expertise in Cardiff.  Application form to be used is a C&E 42 which can be obtained from HMRC section of GOV.UK.

The form C&E 48 should be sent to the authorisation team:

HM Revenue and Customs
Authorisations and Returns Team
Peter Bennett House
West Park Ring Road
LEEDS
LS16 6RQ

The form C&E 42 should be sent to export unit of expertise:

HM Revenue and Customs
Export Unit of Expertise
13th Floor South
Government Buildings
Ty Glas Road
Llanishen
CARDIFF
CF14 5SP

Part of the authorisation process may involve a visit to the trader’s premises to perform assurance checks on their records and computer system before approval is granted.

For Economic Operator Reference and Information (EORI) see EXPP3000 for further details.