Customs and Duty

Highly regarded by customs authorities on both sides of the Irish border and the first company in Northern Ireland to secure Authorised Economic Operator status, Hamilton Shipping Container Services is the market leader in providing an extensive range of customs services to importers and exporters:

  • Qualified customs compliance team
  • Customs deferment accounts in the ROI, Northern Ireland and UK
  • Electronic import and export customs clearance
  • Dedicated electronic link with Dover: a direct electronic link with Dover enables Hamilton to offer extensive knowledge and experience of the clearance process at Dover and remotely clear trailers arriving into the port
  • Consular documentation
  • Letter of credit processing
  • NCTS authorised consignee and consignor status
  • Enhanced Remote Transit Shed: with an ERTS available, Hamilton is able to move the customer's uncleared goods to a transit shed until such time as they can be customs cleared
  • EUR1 and ATR1 authentication
  • IATA approved