How will the Automated Import System (AIS) impact your business?

Air and sea carriers

You must use AIS to submit the following electronic customs declarations to Revenue in respect of non-European Union (EU) goods:

  • Presentation Notification (PN/G3)
  • and
  • Temporary Storage Declaration (TSD/G4).

These declarations can be combined into one declaration.

The example below shows how air and sea carriers should manage their customs formalities.

The following presentations provide useful information for carriers:

If you have any queries in relation to these presentations, please contact Revenue at

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