This update sets out actions that you may need to take now and changes you need to be prepared for, in the event that the UK leaves the EU without a deal.
Information for businesses who trade or are involved with trade with the EU
Economic Operators Registration and Identification number (EORI)
Due to technical issues the online application system for obtaining EORI numbers does not currently accept Isle of Man VAT registration numbers. As this may take some time to rectify the EORI team have provided a workaround.
If you are applying for an EORI using an Isle of Man VAT registration number please use the following link:
The EORI number will be linked to your VAT number. Please remember that VAT groups with separate legal entities will need to have separate EORI's for each legal entity that needs to import or export goods.
If you are not registered for VAT and need an EORI number you can still use the UK online application system.
Get ready for Brexit: check what you need to do (general public and businesses)