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Import Procedure

1st February 2021 at 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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One event on 21st July 2021 at 9:00 am

Member Price: £250 + VAT
Non-Member Price: £300 + VAT
Durations: 2 1/2 half days


Course Overview

The learner will be able to demonstrate an understanding of import documentation and procedures. Be able to identify customs regimes and import controls. Where to go for sources of international information and assistance.

Course Content

  • Finding a supplier
  • The Import Order
  • Due Diligence (customs commodity codes, import licences and quotas)
  • Successful importing – EU and non EU
  • Negotiation with seller
  • Methods of Shipment
  • Terms of Payment & Delivery (including Incoterms)
  • Process to be followed
  • Documentation
  • Cost implications
  • Deferring duty & VAT
  • Duty & VAT Relief Schemes



During the course of the workshop, delegates are encouraged to discuss challenges specific to their own business, as part of the learning process.  All information shared is treated with utmost confidentiality.


Additional Information:

This course is split over 2 half days.

Session 1: 9.00am – 12.30pm
Session 2: 12.30pm – 4.30pm


Free place are available on this course (one delegate per course, per company) and you should contact us before booking to clarify eligibility. Please note that spaces are limited, and will work on a first come, first serve basis.

Funding vouchers can only be claimed against full attendance at this course. Failure to attend or late cancellations will incur costs as per our standard terms and conditions.


1st February 2021
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Chamber Skills Solutions
01709 386200


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