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Handling Charges Tariff

TERMINAL CHARGES TARIFF FOR UK CUSTOMS CLEARANCE AND GROUND HANDLING SERVICES
EFFECTIVE: 1st April 2017
The following charges are applicable to each airway bill (Master or House) or instances where consignments are split for entry purposes. All charges are based on the chargeable weight shown on the airway bill, mandatory and subject to alteration without notice. All charges are stated in Great British Pounds (GBP).
 
IMPORT CHARGES
1. PROCESSING and HANDLING ONLY (inc. BONDS and ERTS transfers) Loose per kilo 17p
ALL CARGO (inc. perishables & through HAWB`s received as part of a consolidation) Unitised per net kilo 11.75p
  Minimum £36.50
     
2. STORAGE CHARGES   £13.00
All cargo per 100 kilos or part thereof, per day or part thereof Minimum £14.50
Note: Storage charges commence at 23:59 on the day following status being set.    
Status 1 shall be calculated on the original MAWB status 1 date and not an amended date as a result of HAWB`s being created after the original MAWB record.
     
OPTIONAL IMPORT CHARGES    
3. BORDER INSPECTION POST CHARGES    
Consignments which are removed to the approved border inspection post will be charged at the applicable third parties tariff and will be recharged to the importer or importers agent.
  Transport and inspection charges at: Cost + 10%
     
4. LIVE ANIMALS TO THE ANIMAL RECEPTION CENTRE (A.R.C.)    
Consignments of live animals which are removed to the A.R.C. will be charged to the importer or the importers agent.
  Transport and inspection charges at: Cost + 10%
     
5. CUSTOMS INPUT ENTRIES (CIE)    
Effected on behalf of an importer or agent Communication charge per entry (IMP) £10.00
     
6. SPECIAL HANDLING & SECURITY COVERAGE    
Requested by an importer, agent, shipper or carrier as requiring special security measures including section £170
     
7. CHARGES COLLECT FEE    
Where airway bills have charges collect, conversion to GBP will be made in accordance with the prevailing exchange rate.
  5% of freight and all other charges
  Minimum £10.00
     
8. DATA CAPTURE ENTRIES (including ICS entries)    
Full entry per entry or HAWB £5.50
Electronic entry per entry or HAWB £1.50
     
EXPORT CHARGES    
1. PROCESSING & HANDLING ONLY    
a. General Cargo Loose per kilo 9p
  Minimum £22.50
  Unitised Type 1 – 6 £55.00
  Unitised Type 7- 9 £40.00
     
b. Express Cargo Loose per kilo 11p
  Minimum £25.00
  Unitised Type 1 – 6 £55.00
  Unitised Type 7 – 9 £45.00
No charge for through rated master airway bill between IATA member carriers
     
OPTIONAL EXPORT CHARGES    
2. SECURITY CHARGES    
a. X–ray security screening Per kilo 12p
  Minimum £15.00
     
b. All other methods of security screening Per kilo 12p
  Minimum £75.00
     
Note: Shipments which are subject to X-ray screening and additional method of security screening will attract charges for both security screening services.
     
3. STANDARD CHARGE FOR CHECKING DANGEROUS GOODS ON EACH PRESENTATION OF EXPORT  
a. Per airway bill with up to 10 pieces (including Dry Ice)   £39.00
b. For each additional piece (including Dry ice )   £1.50
c. Any recheck will incur a second levy of the above charges    
     
4. LIVE ANIMAL CHECK Per Consignment £30.00
     
5. SPECIAL HANDLING & SECURITY COVERAGE    
Requested by an importer, agent, shipper or carrier as requiring special security measures including section 5 £170
     
6. NES ENTRIES Per entry £25.00
     
7. AIRWAY BILL FEE (May be applied in accordance with IATA resolution 512c)   £13.00
     
8. PROCESSING & LABELLING Per package £1.25
     
9. AMENDMENT OF AN AIRWAY BILL AT THE REQUEST OF AN AGENT, SHIPPER OR CARRIER  
a. After receipt at airport of departure £32.50
b. Following an irregularity found by the carrier or the agent resulting in an incorrectly rated airway bill
by weight, volume or tariff
£60.00
     

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