T2L / T2LF Documents – T2L / T2LF documents are Proof of Union Status Documents which are issued in an EU Member state for goods that are going to leave the EU territory during their transit to another EU member state.
These documents confirm to the receiving countries’ customs authorities that the goods in question have EU Free Circulation Status and do not require customs clearance to release them in that member state.
Beagans Limited are Authorised Consignors for the endorsement of T2L / T2LF documents which means we can have your completed document returned to you the same day as the document does not need to be sent to physically sent to Irish Revenue Customs for endorsement, We can do this inhouse which greatly speeds up the process.
What is a T2L?
A T2L is a Union Status Document confirming that the goods covered by the document are in Free Circulation of the EU. It is required when the goods are in transit to another EU member state but the means of transport leave the EU territory at some point along the journey. Examples of some countries that require a T2L for sea freight are Greece & Cyprus.
What is a T2LF?
A T2LF is a Union Status Document confirming that the goods covered by the document are in Free Circulation of the EU. It is used for goods transiting from an EU member state to another EU member state which is not part of the same tax territory (Non-Fiscal). Examples of such territories are the Canary Islands.
What countries require a T2L?
The complete list of countries who accept the T2L is:
Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Germany, Estonia, Finland, France (including Monaco), Greece, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (including Isle of Man), Republic of Ireland, Italy, Croatia, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal (including Azores and Madeira), Romania, Sweden, Slovenia, Spain, Cyprus (including the Sovereign Base Areas of Akrotiri and Dhekelia).
What countries require a T2LF?
The complete list of countries who accept the T2LF is:
Aland Islands, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mayotte, Réunion, Saint Martin, Mount Athos, Channel Islands (Alderney, Guernsey, Herm, Jersey, Sark Islands), Canary Islands (El Hierro, Fuerteventura, Gran Canaria, La Gomera, Lanzarote, La Palma, Tenerife)
What is Authorised Consignor status?
Authorised Consignor Status is a Customs Simplification issued to AEO Customs Brokers who are trusted by Irish Revenue to carry out the endorsement of T2L & T2LF documents themselves without the need to present the documents to a Customs Station.
Beagans Limited are an Authorised Consignor so we endorse these documents in house which greatly speeds up the turnaround time on T2L & T2LF’s as the documents do not need to be sent to Customs in Dublin for stamping.