Customs and VAT Documentation

Our people have decades of experience in international trade service operations. Familiar with the specific documentary and certification requirements for shipments across the world; our teams are involved with the generation of documentation for thousands of imports and exports annually.

As specialists in Letters of Credit, our team will help remove your exposure to financial risk and reduce your operating costs by handling all documentation processes on your behalf.

Up to date with all Customs & VAT developments including the Customs Declaration Service, our in-house Customs & VAT Manager, Simon Beck is always on hand to provide customers with continued support. Making it his business to ensure he is up to date with the very latest Customs processes globally, Simon is available to provide accurate information to both customers and our internal operations teams in logistics services.

With access to HMRC computer systems; Peters & May are able to provide maximum support for imports and exports worldwide:

Customs Preparation:

  • T2L Forms
  • EUR 1 Forms
  • ATR Forms
  • Legalised documents
  • Certificates of origin

Department for International Trade (DIT)

  • Preparation and presentation of export licence application form
  • Pre-shipment inspection
  • Completion of forms and liaising with inspectors

Additional services include:

  • Customs Declaration Service consultancy and guidance
  • Pre-shipment Letters of Credit scrutiny and amendment service
  • Courier presentation of documents to bank
  • Documentation consultancy
  • Full Letter of Credit Services

Customs & VAT process and legislation is always evolving; as such it is Peters & May’s mission to keep customers updated with informative guides to the very latest customs developments. View our latest guides below.

For more information please contact the team at or contact your local Peters & May office.

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