How do I set up exporting domestic appliances abroad?


I currently operate a small domestic appliance centre and would like information as to how I would go about exporting appliances abroad


Dear Mr Senior

Information on the Customs requirements for exporting is given in HMRC Public Notice 275. All notices can be viewed on the GOV.UK website at by typing ‘Notice 275’ in the search box and selecting the following links from the search results: > Notice 275 “Customs export procedures” a guide to UK export procedures using the National Export System.

Further detailed information regarding exporting goods outside the EU can be found by using the following link

HM Revenue & Customs
Customs International Trade & Excise


Dear Mr Senior,

Just to add that general guidance surrounding the question of exporting can be found online at

You can send any more specific queries to HMRC on the Customs aspect of exporting using the contact form available online at

Yours sincerely,
HM Revenue & Customs
Customs, International Trade & Excise

Export Action Plan