HMRC IT downtime: Saturday 26 June 2021 to Sunday 27 June 2021
As part of HMRC's ongoing improvements to services, there will be a period of downtime that will affect some of their services.
This period of downtime will be for 39 hours from 6am on Saturday 26 June 2021 to 9pm on Sunday 27 June (all times are GMT).
This means you will be unable to request new EORI numbers and register for the Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS) or the Customs Declaration Service (CDS).
Please note: the downtime will not affect the way you use GVMS and it’s important you continue your customs movements as normal, only first-time registration for the GVMS will be impacted. Once the downtime is complete hauliers will be able register for the GVMS as normal.