SECTION 5C: MOVING GOODS FROM THE EU TO GB – ATA CARNETS PROCEDURE

Information from hauliers on using an ATA carnet when moving goods from the EU into GB

Before leaving the EU

If the trader arranges for the goods to move under the ATA Convention the driver must obtain the ATA Carnet document from the trader.

At the EU border


The driver must present the ATA Carnet with a letter of authorisation (if applicable) and ensure it is stamped by the EU customs authorities in line with the EU’s procedures.


At the UK border


The driver must follow the port’s local procedures for the presentation of an ATA Carnet.