Transporting goods to and from the EU
Guidance for haulage companies and commercial drivers moving goods between Great Britain (England, Scotland and Wales) and the European Union.
Make sure you’re ready to transport goods by using the simple guide below.
This is the direction goods are travelling.
To/through EU to GB, or to/through GB to EU.
What documents you need before starting your journey
Ways of moving goods
There are 4 ways in which goods can move across the border
Picking up goods
What you need to do before departing
The driver must have all necessary reference numbers or documents
The driver must follow the EU’s import and border requirements for the country they are entering
Once the goods have passed EU customs