Beagans Limited can provide a transit bond / Comprehensive Guarantee to allow your goods to travel from Ireland (IE) across the UK Landbridge to mainland EU or to another common transit country.

The common transit countries are Iceland, Norway, Switzerland, Liechtenstein, Turkey, Republic of North Macedonia, Serbia and the United Kingdom.

All information is declared to EU Customs via NCTS (New Computerised Transit System) where the financial guarantee is calculated and deducted from Beagans guarantee as an assurity that the goods reach the EU member state / common transit country.

Please complete our Transit Form below.


What are NCTS Codes?

An NCTS (New Computerised Transit System) Code is a code designated to the port or border crossing designated as a transit / destination point to be used on a transit declaration to notify EU Customs of the planned route of the shipment. Once the transit is submitted on NCTS the customs offices at the transit points and the office of destination are notified of the movement.

What is a Common Transit Country?

A common transit country is a name for the countries who have agreed to the rules outlined in the Common Transit Convention for transiting goods from the EU to the countries who have signed the treaty.

Who are the Common Transit Countries?

The Common Transit Countries are the 27 EU Member States, the 4 European Free Trade Association (EFTA) member states, the Republic of Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey and the United Kingdom.

What is a Comprehensive Guarantee?

A comprehensive guarantee isĀ  needed to avail of the common transit procedure and other customs simplifications. The guarantee ensures security, in the form of a customs guarantee, is put in place to cover potential or existing customs debt for certain customs procedures or facilities. The guarantee allows you to combine all your current customs bonds and guarantees. An authorisation from Revenue is necessary to use a comprehensive guarantee.