Customs Clearance

KTL customs clearance services save you time and stress. Use our in house customs clearance to save unwanted complications.


KTL Customs Clearance

Depending upon the nature of the goods you are shipping, there may be UK import VAT & duty to pay upon UK arrival.
As part of our comprehensive range of freight forwarder services, we are able to calculate the rate to be paid and then arrange the payment on your behalf to HMRC in order to complete customs clearance.

Upon settlement of any customs charges we are then able to arrange for the delivery of your freight.  Whatever the type of shipment (full container, part container, over-sized or project cargo) and the port of entry, the freight forwarder operations team are able to call on a number of highly experienced haulage companies to organise the timely delivery of your shipment using our road or rail freight shipping services.

KTL UK import customs clearance services cover every port and airport across the UK, so you can rely on us to arrange timely clearance and delivery of your shipment.

At KTL we also offer full export customs clearance advice and customs entry services for all UK ports and airports for all modes of transport.

Duty and VAT advice

Allow the KTL Team to help work out any applicable customs Duty and VAT on goods INBOUND to the UK and EU.

Tariff Clarification and Advice

KTL can help find out what documentation and customs regimes apply to your goods from or to the UK and EU.


KTL offer customs clearance services with goods travelling under carnet.


KTL can advise on any licencing requirements for goods into our leaving the UK and EU.

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