Since Brexit, customs clearance has become more complex for goods that move between the UK and the European Union (EU). Avoid the paperwork and save valuable time by outsourcing the hard work to our team of custom clearance specialists. We’ll get your goods cleared within 24 hours*.*Shipments with no issues are cleared within 24 hours.
Avoid longer transit times after Brexit
Thanks to the Spring Clear custom clearance solution, our clients’ transit times haven’t been affected after Brexit. This means you can trade with the EU without incurring extra delays to your deliveries.*
*Transit times haven’t been affected by the addition of the customs clearance process. Other delays may occur.
Enjoy paperless customs clearance
With Spring Clear, all the documents you need to get your shipments cleared by customs are included in the digital data that accompany your shipment. This means full transparency for customs and your business, without any papers piling up.
Manage VAT as easy as A, B, C
As part of the Spring Clear solution, we calculate and declare VAT on your cross-border shipments between the UK and the EU. All you need is an IOSS number and a VAT intermediary. Contact us to learn more.
Cut costs where it matters
Spring Clear provides a single-item shipping solution that’s as fast as an express carrier service, but much more cost-effective. By combining forward and return deliveries, we can cut down costs and CO2 emissions.
HS codes. Duty. VAT. Bills of lading. Import licences.
If you’re a UK business that trades with the EU, customs clearance can be complicated.
But with Spring GDS’s speedy customs clearance service, you can reduce admin time and simplify shipping between the UK and the EU. Here’s how it works.
- Customers pay VAT and Duty at check-out on your webshop
- We take care of export declarations at the Spring GDS hub in the United Kingdom
- We take care of EU import declarations at the Spring GDS hub in The Netherlands
- We deliver to your customers and handle their returns* via reliable local carrier