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HMRC message to exporters who only submit declarations through GVMS locations

Thu. 4 May 2023
All export declarations are due to move from CHIEF to CDS by November 30th 2023. If you only use the Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS) through a non-inventory linked location, please see below for further information on the next steps you should take for moving your export declarations to CDS.

GVMS to accept C21 declarations

Tue. 14 Jun 2022
HMRC has provided the following information relating to GVMS

GVMS Enhancements From Midnight 30th May 2022

Tue. 31 May 2022
Further to our recent news article, we have received the following update from HMRC relating to the GVMS system enhancements that came into force from MIDNIGHT 30th May.

New GVMS System Enhancements To Go Live On Monday 30th May

Fri. 20 May 2022
It has been announced by HMRC that there are a number of enhancements being made to the Goods Vehicle Movement Service, which will take effect from Monday 30th May 2022.

CHIEF and GVMS Downtime - Sat 19th and Sun 20th Feb

Thu. 17 Feb 2022
HMRC will be updating the New Computerised Transit System (NCTS), the Goods Vehicle Movement Service (GVMS) and the Customs Handling of Import Export Freight (CHIEF) service this coming weekend.

HMRC Seeks Member Support For Testing GVMS Changes

Wed. 26 Jan 2022
BIFA has been contacted by HMRC regarding a change to the GVMS system who are appealing to the industry for support in testing this enhancement.

HMRC Announces System Downtime For CDS - 29/01/22

Mon. 24 Jan 2022
HMRC have announced planned downtime of the CDS and GVMS system availability. Due to scheduled maintenance none of the these services will be available from 9:30pm on Saturday 29 January 2022 to 5am on Sunday 30 January 2022

GVMS Reminder - Tips To Avoid Delays

Wed. 5 Jan 2022
BIFA's Policy team have produced this Article in conjunction with HMRC following the ending of staged customs controls on 1st January 2022.

HMRC Launch Customs & International Trade Helpline

Mon. 13 Dec 2021
As the new procedures due to be implemented on the 1st January 2022 for EU draw ever closer, BIFA have been advised by HMRC that they have established a Customs & International Trade helpline (CIT).

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