Department for International Trade

UK tariffs from 1 January 2021

How to check the tariffs that will apply to goods you import when the UK Global Tariff takes effect on 1 January 2021.


From 1 January 2021, the UK will apply a UK-specific tariff to imported goods.

This UK Global Tariff (UKGT) will replace the EU’s Common External Tariff, which applies until 31 December 2020.

The government ran a consultation to inform development of the UKGT. Read the summary of public responses and government response for full details.

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