T1 or T2 transit declarations - do you need them?

T1 transit document


Are you transporting goods across EU, UK, or Ireland? It's likely that you'll require T1 or T2 transit declaration to bypass the borders. What exactly are these documents, and why are they essential for your shipments? More crucially, how can you efficiently handle their submission? Look no further, as Bright Customs is your go-to solution for all your transport needs between the UK and the EU!


What is a T1 Document?

The T1 transit document is a customs document used for goods shipped from the UK to the EU. It allows non-EU goods, in this case from the UK, to move across EU countries / borders until they reach their final destination. The goods remain under customs control until the office of destination (Customs) is reached.


Do I need a T1 transit document?

If you are not sure whether the T1 transit document is something you need, answering the below questions might help:

If the answer to any of the above questions is ‘yes’ you need a T1 transit document to move your goods around the EU.


What is a T2 Document?

The T2 document is needed when the EU goods are transported to another EU country via the UK or another non-EU territory. This document is frequently used when goods travel between Ireland and the EU (via the UK), in both directions.


How to submit T1 or T2 transit documents?

Are you unsure about the necessary documents for smooth cargo transportation throughout the European Union? Bright Customs is here to guide you through the process, ensuring hassle-free transit and compliance with all regulations. We are equipped to assist in preparing the T1 or T2 documents for you. Our services include providing a shipping guarantee ranging from £1 to £8,000,000.

It is our job (and a great pleasure!) to move our clients’ goods across the borders, we are up to date with all the changes that are taking place in the shipping law. Bright Customs are experts and therefore the right partners who will not let you slip with any documentation. Additionally, we will make the whole process quick and effortless. Get in touch today to discuss the EU transport of your goods.


Bright Customs: Your trusted Ally for T1 compliance across industries


Bright Customs stands out as a reliable and comprehensive solution for businesses across diverse industries, offering T1 documents tailored to meet the specific needs of each sector. From manufacturing and construction to pharmaceuticals, automotive, relocation, aviation, leisure, and retail, Bright Customs understands the unique requirements of various industries engaged in cross-border trade. The versatility of their T1 documentation services ensures that businesses can seamlessly navigate customs procedures, facilitating the smooth transit of goods. Notably, Bright Customs extends its support to businesses involved in international trade across all NCTS (New Computerized Transit System) member countries, providing a streamlined and efficient approach to customs declarations. With a commitment to excellence, Bright Customs emerges as a trusted partner for companies seeking reliable T1 solutions in the ever-evolving landscape of global trade.

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