Export Documents and Customs Declarations

LCCI is the UK’s largest export documents issuer, available online, by phone and in person. We provide a range of international trade documents, including ATA Carnets, Certificates of Origin and Customs Declarations. 

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If you would like to speak with us about your export documentation requirements or customs after Brexit, please complete a short online form with your details. A member of our team will then contact you.

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UK-EU trade deal

International trade documents for exports and imports are now even more important as the UK operates an independent trade policy. We have produced an update for exporters of goods following UK-EU trade deal. 

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The City HQ in Queen Street is closed until further notice so customers should use our Barking and Hounslow offices which are operating a postal service. The team are working remotely and are here to support you. 

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EU Trade Hub

To help you navigate the new rules and maximise opportunities, LCCI have several services in place to support businesses trade with the EU, including topicals webinars and bespoke advice. 

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Customs declarations

As of 1 January 2021 any UK businesses involved with importing or exporting goods will have to declare their shipments to HMRC. This is done in the form of a customs declaration. LCCI is part of ChamberCustoms - a brokerage service designed to help businesses to comply with import and export rules and lodge their customs declarations.


Documentation for permanent exports

This is for goods that are sold / and or shipped abroad.

Certificates of Origin, Invoices and Packing Lists
EUR 1 Certificates
Other documents

Documentation for temporary exports

This is for goods that are taken abroad temporarily e.g. for trade fairs or exhibitions, which will return to the UK unprocessed and unaltered.

ATA Carnets
EC/CPD/China-Taiwan Carnets​

Embassy legalisation, FCO Apostille and Notarisation

These services are regularly required for commercial and legal documents such as agreements, contracts, Power of Attorney etc. for use overseas.

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Saudi Business Visa Services

Certification of Saudi Arabian introduction letters to support business and working visa applications.

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Special Certificates

Trading Certificates, Force Majeure Certificates, International Import Certificates.

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ATA Carnet Customers Support

We have been working closely with HM Revenue & Customs to get as much clarity as we can in issuing, processing and regularising Carnets so that that your business can continue to ship goods temporarily as efficiently as possible.

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Phone or Email

For more information, please contact our Export Documents team:

T: +44 (0)20 7203 1863