Announcement on Modification of the Declaration Form for Import and Export Goods and Removal of Paperless Pilot in Some Customs Departments

Postdate: 2016-11-09

In order to deepen the integration of customs clearance and the paperless reform of customs clearance, the Customs Department has carried out import and export customs declaration in 25 customs offices of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, Yangtze River Economic Zone and Silk Road Economic Belt. Single modification and revocation of business paperless pilot, is now on the pilot related matters are as follows:


    (Hereinafter referred to as the "Measures for the Administration of Customs") (hereinafter referred to as the "Measures of the People's Republic of China on the Administration of the Revision and Revocation of the Customs Declaration on the Import and Export Goods" (hereinafter referred to as the "Administrative Measures" (Hereinafter referred to as "Customs Declaration"), it may modify or revoke the customs declaration procedures for import and export goods through the Customs Registration System (hereinafter referred to as the "pre-entry system") of the E-Port pre-entry system.


    Second, the parties apply for a declaration to modify or revoke procedures, the parties should be in the pre-entry system entry declarations modify or revoke the relevant matters and submit the relevant electronic data. After the customs handle through the pre-entry system will handle the feedback to the parties, the parties can pre-entry system query has been submitted to modify or cancel the progress of the formalities.


    Third, customs declaration that the need to modify or revoke the customs through the pre-entry system to the client to initiate a declaration to modify or revoke confirmation. The parties shall promptly inquire through the pre-entry system and confirm to the Customs within 5 working days the opinions of "agree to handle" or "do not agree to handle".


    In accordance with the "Administrative Measures" provides that the parties should be submitted to the Customs and Excise Department materials, in principle, pre-entry system by electronic upload, the file format standard reference to "Customs Clearance paperless electronic document scanning or conversion file format standards" (General Administration of Customs Announcement No. 69 of 2014).


    5, the parties through the pre-entry system for declarations modified or revoked procedures, as the parties have been submitted to the Customs "import and export declarations modified / revoked table" or "import and export declarations modified / revoked confirmation."


    6. Where the Customs needs to check the paper materials, the parties concerned shall submit the relevant paper materials.


    7, the parties if the pre-entry system specific operating problems encountered, you can contact the Chinese electronic port to solve, service hotline: 010-95198.

        This Announcement shall come into force as of the date of promulgation.

        Special announcement.

General Administration of Customs

October 12, 2015