Get easy customs clearance and keep your business moving

There is no grey area in customs clearance. Choose an expert partner to make the complex simple with no-hassle solutions to suit your needs.

We’re by your side to make customs clearance easy

Save time and reduce risk

As an EU certified AEO operator, we’ll handle your customs so you have more time to focus on your business and meet customer expectations

We make it simple

Whatever your shipment, be it cold goods, dry goods, or something other, our experts handle the complex documentation and timing

Online overview anytime

The possibility of full online access to our digital booking tool with all customs information and documentation in one place via DFDS Direct

Choose solutions that suits you

Get started easily with three different solutions to suit the needs of your business

Stay compliant, get cleared

When your business depends on being compliant, you need a customs partner that can guarantee clearance.

Choose a setup that suits your business

From large to small companies with complex or simple customs clearance demands, we’ll be the partner your business needs to keep your goods on the move.

Full Customs Clearance

If your business has complex customs clearance operations, our Full Customs Clearance solution provides a complete service including:

  • End-to-end customs handling
  • Full online access to our digital booking tool, DFDS Direct, with all customs info and documentation in one place, if you have a transport booking with us
  • Access to know-how from global and local customs teams across Europe
  • Expert customs advisory and full assessment of your customs setup
  • One point of contact for all your customs issues

Flexible Customs Clearance

If you need assistance with just part of your customs clearance operation, including help with documentation and sparring, our Flexible Customs Clearance is tailored to your needs:

  • Flexible customs handling to fit your exact need
  • Full online access to our digital booking tool, DFDS Direct, with all customs info and documentation in one place, if you have a transport booking with us
  • Access to know-how from global and local customs teams across Europe

Advisory Customs Clearance

Need help with your customs set-up, sparring and advice? Our Advisory Customs Clearance has got you covered:

  • Expert customs advisory with full assessment of your customs setup
  • Access to know-how from global and local customs teams across Europe, including IMO certified experts
  • Concrete actions on how to optimize your customs clearance setup and flow
  • We’ll help you find the best transport solution to fit your customs setup

Stay up to date on the latest UK customs requirements

Our customs clearance experts are committed to helping you stay on top of the new UK-EU trade regulations. We offer assistance with import/export declarations, fee payment and other documentation, while also offering general customs consultancy to help ensure your business doesn’t miss a beat.

Stay up to date on the latest UK customs requirements

Latest UK-EU customs clearance requirements:

Hear it from the customers …

Nomad foods/Birds Eye

Tom Crossland, Group Customs Logistics Manager

DFDS Customs has been a great support to both me and the Nomad business throughout 2021. What started as a great ad-hoc solution has now become a long-term partnership and created a simple, seamless customs operation for us.

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