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Authorised consignee’s authorisation

  • Permit or other obligation
  • Nationwide
  • Public service

A company that has been granted the status of an authorised consignee can receive goods arriving under a T or TIR transit procedure into its customs or temporary storage facility. Goods do not need to be presented at Customs.

The following is required to obtain an authorisation:

  • the company regularly uses the Union transit procedure and is established in the customs territory of the Union
  • ...

Do the following

You can find instructions for applying for the authorisation on Customs’ website under “Authorisations”.

Processing time

The processing time for authorisation applications is 120 days from when they are approved for processing. An application can be approved for processing when it contains all the details needed to make a decision, i.e. the application is fully completed and accompanied with the necessary attachments.

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Text edited by: Finnish Customs
Updated: 18/9/2023