You will need a depot licence if you are going to hold and/or unpack imported or exported goods on a premises subject to customs control. You will also need this licence if you are going to pack goods for export subject to customs control into containers. To receive a depot licence you must:
- be deemed a fit and proper person
- have all employees deemed fit and proper persons
- provide a comprehensive staff list of all people at the deport premises when requested
- maintain control and security of the premises and its operations.