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Border Target Operating Model

New border controls to protect the UK against security and biosecurity threats and ensure smooth flow of goods: Press Release published today -
The Border Target Operating Model sets out new controls to better protect the UK against security and biosecurity threats and create a world-class border system for trade in goods.
The Border Target Operating Model: August 2023
First published today - this page contains the Border Target Operating Model, our final plans for a new approach to importing goods into Great Britain, that will be progressively introduced from the end of January 2024.

Windsor Framework
Moving qualifying goods from Northern Ireland to the rest of the UK
Added information to show arrangements for movements from Ireland and in some cases Northern Ireland and Great Britain are changing from 31 January 2024.
Supply Chains/Haulage

Find out what types of Authorised Economic Operator status you can apply for
The following changes have been made to the section ‘Where the status is recognised’ – The countries have been updated and the Republic of Singapore has also been added to the list.

List of ports using the Goods Vehicle Movement Service
Addition of DFDS as a carrier for Tilbury 2 port. Removal of Sheerness port from all sections.


ESFA: course directory
The ESFA course directory for August 2023

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