Postal operators, express and air carriers and freight forwarders.
The second release becomes effective on 1 March 2023.
Operators have to complete the ENS dataset for all goods in air transport.
All goods transported by air in postal, express and general cargo consignments will be subject, in addition to pre-loading filing requirements, to complete pre-arrival ENS data requirements.
Further ICS2 project documentation for Release 2 can be consulted here.
The factsheets are also available in Spanish, German, French, Portuguese, Arabic, Japanese, Russian, Turkish and Chinese. Please click on "Download" and you'll be directed to our website where you can choose the preferred language (“download and languages”).
In addition to filing pre-loading advance cargo information (PLACI) about the goods being transported to or via the EU by air, Economic Operators will need to file pre-arrival data in the ICS2 system through a complete electronic Entry Summary Declaration.