What is an EORI Number?
An EORI Number ( Economic Operator Registration and Identification number) identifies traders for customs declaration when importing or exporting cargo.
Who needs an EORI Number?
Any business Exporting or Importing goods to and from the UK requires a EORI Number.
How to apply for an EORI Number?
It’s very easy. Simply fill in the online form at https://www.gov.uk/eori/apply-for-eori . you can access this through your Government Gateway account if you have one. It is important that you have this number before you want to ship your goods.