Customs Declaration Services Programme

01 August 2017

Transition: the period between delivery of first live CDS functionality until 100% customer take-up.

  • The transition period is expected to be around 6 months.
  • We aim to give as much flexibility as possible as to when and how stakeholders migrate.
  • Commercial software and/or IT service providers will manage roll-out and transition of their own customer base, to avoid local peaks and fit with their own resourcing constraints.
  • HMRC will review stakeholder plans and transition approaches to stagger take-up and manage the risk of multiple late transitions – mutually agreed entry criteria will be key to approval.

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