|CDS support solutions
CDS support solutions
The Customs Declaration Service (CDS) is HMRC’s designated replacement for the Customs Handling of Import and Export Freight (CHIEF) system, with the switch off of CHIEF for import declarations having taken place on 30 September 2022 and exports following in November 2023.
NEW CDS support available through our helpdesk
On-demand CDS support
IOE&IT Business Members have access to a range of business support benefits, now including CDS support available through our helpline.
The IOE&IT is offering CDS-specific training courses designed to ensure your business and staff can successfully use the CDS system. As with all our training courses, these one-day sessions are delivered online by a member of our expert training team and IOE&IT Business Members can benefit from discount prices.
Designed for those who have prior knowledge of how to complete declarations and previous experience of using CHIEF, this course provides delegates with an overview of the changes expected when migrating from CHIEF to CDS.
Our specialists give you a comprehensive overview of the new CDS system and the challenges it can solve, providing you with technical expertise using it.
IOE&IT's range of consultancy services delivers expert support and guidance to businesses across all areas and subject matter within the field of international trade.
From our CDS trade surgeries through to in-depth and configurable consultancy services, we have the solution for your business.
Get answers to all your CDS questions on a two-hour phone session with one of our international trade experts. Through our CDS trade surgeries, you can set the agenda based on your specific requirements and receive specific
advice for your customs and trade queries.