Background: What is a registered duty representative?
A duty representative may, on behalf of his non-UK based owner, arrange forrelevant goods to be held in an excise warehouse; he may also act as an agentfor a non-UK based owner to buy relevant goods held in an excise warehouse. WOWGRRegulation 6 refers.
Duty representatives must reside, or have a fixed business establishment, in the UK. Allrequirements applying to owners under WOWGR, also apply to duty representatives. Theycannot act on behalf of UK owners.