Find out about the formalities involved in importing or exporting goods, as well as other useful information on foreign trade activities.
Digital Assistance (ADI) in Customs matters
If you need information on how to import or export goods or if you have any doubts about which customs figure is the most appropriate for manufacturing or transport operations, which simplifications are included in the regulations or any other question related to customs matters, you have the chat service and telephone appointment service of Digital Assistance (ADI) at your disposal where they can help you.
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E-commerce.PIPE.Shipping between individuals
Find out everything you need to know about e-commerce for business and private purchases and shipments here.
Authorised Economic Operator (AEO) and Customs authorisations
Find out about the advantages of being a trusted AEO in customs operations.Here you will find all the information about who is eligible and the procedure.
They represent third parties before Customs for the lodging of customs declarations.
Find out if you are obliged to declare, what the declaration thresholds are for dispatch and introduction, what movements of goods with other EU Member States and Northern Ireland you must declare and deadlines.
Entry and exit of goods
Temporary storage, places of presentation of the goods.Summary tax returns.Import and export of goods
Customs status of goods
Find out what it is, how to justify the status of Union goods or how to obtain the authorised consignor status authorisation.
Customs debt and guarantees.Elements
It determines the debt by applying the corresponding customs duties and VAT, taking into account the value of the goods, their tariff classification and the country of origin or provenance of the goods.
Warehousing of goods, temporary importation, inward or outward processing, final destination and transit
What simplifications does the rule provide for in relation to customs declarations (simplified declarations, entry in the declarant's records, centralised clearance, etc.)?
Customs One-stop Shop (VUA)
Learn about the advantages of the VUA and how it works
Prohibitions and restrictions on foreign trade operations
Find out which goods may be affected by import or export restrictions.
Canary Islands, Cities of Ceuta and Melilla
Consult the Special Supply Regime and the peculiarities of foreign trade of the Canary Islands and Ceuta and Melilla.
Learn about intellectual property rights and their protection
Consult the technical guides for your electronic foreign trade operations.You can also consult details of the calendar for the implementation of all the electronic systems provided for in the EU Customs Code.
Customs Surveillance Service
Find out about issues and procedures related to the Customs Surveillance Service.