Business Readiness Events and Brexit Support Enabling International Trade

Customs Declaration

Event Information:

Date: Wednesday, 2 September 2020

Time: 10:00am - 12:30pm

Available To: Members and Non Members

Member Price: FREE

Non-Member Price: FREE

This workshop is hosted by East Midlands Chamber and funded by the local authorities in the N2 region.

Are you a customs agent? Or does your company use customs agents and intermediaries to help you trade with the EU?

If so, you need to know how to meet customs requirements fast and efficiently after the UK leaves the EU. There will be new processes to follow and new forms to complete.

This workshop will cover:

  • What is a customs declaration
  • Why it’s needed
  • Penalties for getting it wrong
  • Common Problems with declarations
  • Q&A's - throughout the webinar and a 20 mins slot at the end

During the session, we will also review the impact of the current pandemic, coronovirus.

By the end of this workshop delegates will:

  • Understand the importance of submitting accurate customs declarations.

Who should attend:

Customs agents and anyone within the business who is responsible for completing customs declarations.


10am - Webinar presentation

11.15am - 11.30am Refreshment Break

11.30am - 12.10pm Presentation to continue

12.10pm - 12.30pm Q&A

Speaker Information

  Lucy Granger has worked in International trade for over 8 years, and has experience in Letters of Credit, Freight Forwarding, Customs Clearance. Lucy is currently an International Trade and Customs Adviser at the East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire), helping businesses across the regions to import and export, as well as training in Customs Declarations

To Book Your Place

Please use the booking form below - you will then be sent details via email with parking instructions, directions, etc.  If you have any questions relating to this event, please contact the Policy Team:

Please note: the Chamber is updating events in line with the current coronavirus restrictions and therefore this event is subject to change with regards to the venue.


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