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Information for persons moving

These pages contain information on declaring removal goods. Here you will also find further information on restrictions and on importing a vehicle as a removal item.

If you are moving from Finland, please find out about the instructions issued by the authorities of the country you are moving to.

What are the effects of Brexit if I move from the UK to Finland?

From 1 January 2021, moving from the UK to Finland is subject to the same restrictions and provisions that concerns moving from other countries outside the EU. The removal goods must be cleared through customs and they are tax and duty free under the same conditions as if you were relocating from some other non-EU country to Finland.
Brexit for private persons

Clearing removal goods through Customs

When you click on the icons, you will find more information about the most important things you need to know or do at each stage of the process. 

Before you move to Finland

If your removal goods are brought into Finland before your move from outside the EU, no customs duty or VAT need to be paid for them


Clearing your removal goods through Customs

Removal goods deemed as exempt from customs duty are subject to a 12-month prohibition of transfer