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CDS Issue Update - Declaration issues and potential double charging

Wed. 22 Mar 2023
HMRC is currently conducting a thorough review to assess what happened during the recent major incident that caused some import declarations in the Customs Declaration Service to become stuck.

Updated CDS Consolidated Workaround Document - March 2023

Mon. 20 Mar 2023
HMRC has released the latest version of the Consolidated CDS Workaround Document accompanied by the below comments.

Reporting CDS Declarations Issues - 20/03/23

Mon. 20 Mar 2023
BIFA was advised this morning of a significant change to the way issues regarding CDS are to be reported.

CDS Update 4.0.0 - Release guidance & Declaration Completion Instructions

Fri. 17 Mar 2023
Prior to the CDS version 4.0.0 update, scheduled for the 25th of March, HMRC has shared a comprehensive list of changes introduced as part of the system update.

CDS downtime with effect on GVMS

Fri. 17 Mar 2023
Please be advised, due to scheduled maintenance, the following systems will be unavailable from 21:30 on the 25th of March to 04:30 on the 26th of March 2023.

CDS Issue Update - Message from HMRC 15/03/23

Wed. 15 Mar 2023
BIFA has received the following update from HMRC relating to the ongoing CDS issues. Please see the verbatim message below.

CDS Issue Update - Message from HMRC 13/03/23

Mon. 13 Mar 2023
BIFA has received the following update from HMRC relating to the ongoing CDS issues. Please see the verbatim message below.

HMRC Provides Update On Current CDS Issues

Fri. 10 Mar 2023
Further to our earlier communications this week, HMRC has provided BIFA with an update on the progress so far in restoring a normal service on CDS.

CDS Imports - Commodity Code Update

Wed. 8 Mar 2023
HMRC has provided the following update on the ongoing issue affecting some import declarations that are being made through the Customs Declaration Service.

CDS Issues - Limited Business Continuity Plan invoked

Tue. 7 Mar 2023
HMRC is experiencing an IT issue affecting some traders who are trying to submit import declarations through the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) and move their goods.

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