What is a CN22?

  • The nature of the goods (including a detailed description and value)
  • The country of origin.
  • The Customs tariff number (if known)

When is a Customs Declaration used?

If your goods are being transported outside of the EU and have a value up to 270 Euro you must attach a signed and dated CN22. The document informs Customs of the contents of your consignment and helps them to check for banned or restricted items.

Why do I need a Customs Declaration (CN22)?

You MUST have a Customs Declaration to send goods outside of the EU. If a declaration is not provided OR is completed incorrectly it can lead to delays or even seizure of the goods by Customs.

Where can I get a CN22?

You can get a CN22 template from:
Any Post Office branch.
Or download one free here CN22 template
Additionally, you can use an online solution such as www.edgectp.com to help you generate paper and electronic versions, just remember to use the free 30 day trial to see how you get on first.