Planned Outages


Saturday 26th February from 10:00 to 11:00

Due to HMRC system maintenance. Please submit any movements to EMCS in advance for any movements due for dispatch during these times. The Fallback procedures will be available if required.

HMRC will be running the annual CHIEF disaster recovery exercise between 12:00 and 14:00 on 17th Feb 2022.

Users should not experience any interruption in service availability.

Saturday 29th January 21:30 to 03:30 Sunday 30th

As a result, you will not be able to submit declarations, or obtain GVMS GMRs for declarations, between the period specified.