How much does AEO cost?


Is there a cost for submitting the AEO application and if so how much?


No, AEO applications and subsequent audits by customs are free of charge. However, some companies choose to use consultants to guide them through the process as preparation can be time consuming.

This answer was provided by Holly Tonge from Vartan Consultancy. For more information about how Vartan Consultancy can support you, visit their site at:

This question was asked as part of our webinar on Authorised Economic Operator status. You can watch the recording of this webinar at:

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