REPUBLIC OF TURKEY

MINISTRY of CUSTOMS and TRADE

Application of New Pre-Declaration in Transit Regime Enters into Force as of 15/08/2017!!!

Application of New Pre-Declaration in Transit Regime...

The Regulation Amending the Customs Regulation was issued in the Official Gazette dated 1 August 2017.

In accordance with this new Regulation, except for those goods brought into the Customs Territory of Turkey within the scope of a transit transaction under the aegis of international transit agreements (Common Transit and TIR Agreements), it is compulsory to submit a summary declaration for the goods shipped to an internal or another border customs office in an electronic form, before the arrival of the vehicle at the customs office of entry.

Thus, the transactions related to these goods shall be carried out in line with the transit declaration duly submitted to the customs authorities.