Which locations are using the Goods Vehicle Movement Service?
With the changes to import controls taking place from 1st of January 2022, ACT have collated a list of which ports have adopted the GVMS protocols.
Locations supporting pre-lodged Customs Controls
The border locations using the Goods Vehicle Movement Service to support pre-lodged Customs Controls are:
Locations providing Offices of Transit digitally
The border locations using Goods Vehicle Movement Service to support Offices of Transit are:
Aberdeen (SeaCargo movements only)
Felixstowe (DFDS movements only)
Harwich (Stena movements only)
Heysham (Stena, Seatrucks movements only)
Hull Ferry Terminal, King George Dock - Berths HF1; HF2; HF3 (P&O Customers only)
Immingham (DFDS, SeaCargo movements only)
Liverpool (P&O, Stena, Seatrucks movements only)
Port of Cairnryan
Port of Loch Ryan
Port of Tyne (DFDS movements only)
Portsmouth (Condor Ferries movements only)
Sheerness (DFDS movements only)
Teesport (P&O movements only)
Tilbury (P&O movements only)
If your goods are coming in via a border location which has adopted GVMS, it's important to make sure you have a Goods Movement Reference for your shipment which should be provided by your haulier or forwarder.