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Where are the various Amazon Fulfilment centres located within the UK? 150 150 Editor

Where are the various Amazon Fulfilment centres located within the UK?

There are 13 Amazon Fulfilment centres across the UK. See map below for locations.

Do you also handle returns? 150 150 Editor

Do you also handle returns?

Yes, we can coordinate collection and return goods to our facilities to handle as instructed.

Can you deliver to Amazon warehouses in Europe? 150 150 Editor

Can you deliver to Amazon warehouses in Europe?

We are able to customs clear cargo in the UK, and then move by road freight to other Amazon centre in Europe.

How much duty do I pay? 150 150 Editor

How much duty do I pay?

You need to establish your HTS (Harmonized tariff code) this code can be found on the customs website https://www.gov.uk/trade-tariff/sections along with the duty percentage.

What paperwork do you need in order to arrange my import and customs clearance? 150 150 Editor

What paperwork do you need in order to arrange my import and customs clearance?

In addition to the EORI number we need your commercial invoice and packing list.

Why do I need an EORI number? 150 150 Editor

Why do I need an EORI number?

Owning an EORI number is mandatory to import into the UK. We can guide and assist you through the EORI registration process, it is a simple process and free of charge. It usually takes 3-7 working days.

Can I reclaim VAT paid on importation? 150 150 Editor

Can I reclaim VAT paid on importation?

There is a VAT reclaim procedure for VAT paid on importation. To be entitled to this you need to be VAT registered.

Do I need to register for VAT in order to Import goods? 150 150 Editor

Do I need to register for VAT in order to Import goods?

VAT registration is not required to import the goods. Only EORI registration is required. However, you will be required to register for VAT if your VAT taxable turnover is more than £85,000 per annum.

Can you insure my cargo? 150 150 Editor

Can you insure my cargo?

Yes, we just require details of the cargo including the value of the goods.

Do my goods need to be palletised at origin? 150 150 Editor

Do my goods need to be palletised at origin?

We recommend palletising in the UK as we have experience in palletising and labelling in accordance to the Amazon specifications. We have found that some Chinese suppliers do not palletise to the correct specification which can cause delays as cargo would need to be reworked in order to be accepted by the FBA centre.