CDS Countdown – Latest Info

June 15, 2022

Customs CDS Countdown – Latest Info

 

Atlantic Pacific continue to focus on September’s major customs development, when the new CDS platform replaces CHIEF for import declarations.

We are sharing updates as we become aware, or receive detailed clarification, of changes during the build up to this important transition.

Some of the items we share will impact us and not you, some are changes that you will see when the new process arrives, but some are items that you need to do in preparation, and we will keep these in a list at the bottom of each article.

So, two more things that we want to highlight to you.

No Live Entries In CDS
Submitting import entries directly to HMRC will not be available in CDS. Currently, CHIEF allows this but specialist software will be required when CDS comes in.

Standing Deferment Authority
It is mandatory for an importer to put in place a standing authority for a broker to use their Duty Deferment Account in CDS. Even if a standing authority has previously been set up on CHIEF, the authority will need to be set up on CDS. Further information on authorising declarants to use your deferment approval number HERE.

Once there, scroll down to, or click #authorise-someone-to-use-your-deferment-approval-number.

Importers Prep-list

Importers MUST register for CDS.
Start HERE

Importers with Deferment facilities MUST set up a new direct debit for their deferment accounts to work with CDS.
Start HERE

Importers must arrange a new standing authority for broker(s) to use their Duty Deferment Accounts in CDS.
Start HERE

Other News

Our Holiday Season Business Hours

Our Holiday Season Business Hours

Our Holiday Season Business Hours   The festive season is fast approaching, which means it is time to share our holiday season business hours. Friday, 23rd Dec - 0900 to 1300 HoursSaturday, 24th Dec - ClosedSunday, 25th Dec - ClosedMonday, 26th Dec -...

read more
South Korean Truck Strike Impacts Ports

South Korean Truck Strike Impacts Ports

South Korean Truck Strike Impacts Ports   Police have begun escorting truckers through picket lines after South Korean drivers recently blocked the country's main ports of Busan and Gwangyang. Truck driver unions are calling for the Safe Trucking Freight Rates...

read more
Atlantic Pacific Join Cold Chain Connect

Atlantic Pacific Join Cold Chain Connect

Atlantic Pacific Join Cold Chain Connect   Atlantic Pacific are pleased to confirm that we have recently become member of 'Cold Chain Connect', the global perishable cargo alliance, to extend our existing cool chain capabilities. Cold Chain Connect is the world's...

read more

Follow us on social media

Ocean Freight Solutions

Flexible FCL and LCL solutions with all major carriers and alliances.

View More

Air Freight Services

Contracts with all major airlines and our own consolidation services.

View More

European Road Freight

Pan European services for economy, express, full load, and intermodal.

View More

Supply Chain Solutions

Tailored solutions built exclusively around your business requirements.

View More

Customs

A one-stop shop brokerage service for all of your customs requirements.

View More