DD Form 1434 United Kingdom (Uk) Customs Declaration for the Importation of Personal Effects of U.S. Forces/Civilian Personnel on Duty in the Uk

DD Form 1434 - also known as the "United Kingdom (uk) Customs Declaration For The Importation Of Personal Effects Of U.s. Forces/civilian Personnel On Duty In The Uk" - is a United States Military form issued by the Department of Defense.

The form - often incorrectly referred to as the DA form 1434 - was last revised on May 1, 2015. Download an up-to-date fillable PDF version of the DD 1434 below or request a copy through the chain of command.

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UNITED KINGDOM (UK) CUSTOMS DECLARATION FOR THE IMPORTATION OF PERSONAL EFFECTS
OF U.S. FORCES/CIVILIAN PERSONNEL ON DUTY IN THE UK
WARNING: You must read the PPCIG Country Instructions for the UK before completing this form.
1. MEMBER
2. DATE PREPARED
(DD/MMM/YYYY)
a. NAME
b. RANK OR GRADE
(Last, First, Middle)
3. ORIGIN TRANSPORTATION OFFICE/PERSONAL PROPERTY SHIPPING
4. UK DUTY STATION AND ORGANIZATION
OFFICE (PPSO)
5. DECLARATION (X and complete the appropriate boxes below.) WARNING: There are severe penalties for false declarations.
a. THIS IS A:
HOUSEHOLD GOODS SHIPMENT
UNACCOMPANIED BAGGAGE SHIPMENT
b. NO PROHIBITED ITEMS. I have reviewed the prohibited items as listed in the UK Country Instructions of the Personal Property Consignment Instruction
Guide (PPCIG), and certify that no prohibited items are included in this shipment. If prohibited items are subsequently determined to be included in the
shipment, to include shipments released from Non Temporary Storage (NTS), I will immediately
SIGNATURE
report this situation to the PPSO and ensure removal of prohibited item(s) is arranged prior to
release/movement of the shipment to the UK.
c. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY RESTRICTED ITEMS AS LISTED IN THE PPCIG?
YES
NO If Yes, provide full details below.
I understand that restricted items require permits, licenses, and/or approvals from the UK government and these permissions are not normally granted.
I further understand not to include firearms that are in the restricted category as listed in the PPCIG since US Forces personnel will not normally be able to
obtain the permissions required for possession/use of restricted firearms in the UK.
SIGNATURE
NOTE: If member/employee feels there are extraordinary circumstances involving a restricted item,
contact USAFE-UK/A4 (usafe-uk.a4@us.af.mil) providing details (if a firearm include type, make,
model and serial number) and circumstances, prior to including a restricted item in the shipment. If
permits/licenses cannot be obtained, item will be confiscated and destroyed by UK Border Control.
d. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY NON-RESTRICTED FIREARMS AS LISTED IN THE PPCIG?
YES
NO If Yes, provide full details below.
e. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY GOODS SUBJECT TO IMPORT DUTIES OR TAXES?
(1) TOBACCO GOODS
YES
NO
(2) WINES AND/OR SPIRITS
YES
NO
(3) COMMERCIAL GOODS
YES
NO
If Yes to any of the above, provide full details below.
NOTE: Wines and/or spirits may be shipped by member/employee during initial phase of movement to UK if for personal use. Declare those items above
and list them on the inventory. Include the name, quantity, brand, origin country, year, bottle size, cost (for wine, also show red/white/sparkling, alcohol %).
Wine and/or spirits cannot be sold, lent or gifted; change or ownership will result in excise duty and tax becoming payable.
f. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN A MOTORCYCLE OR MOPED?
YES
NO If Yes, provide make, model, and serial number below.
g. DECLARATION. I, the undersigned, ordered to duty in the United Kingtom in service of the US Force, hereby declare that the goods imported into the
UK are my personal property and are for myself and my family only. I agree not to dispose of such goods to non-US Force personnel while in the UK.
I have read and understood the PPCIG UK Country Instructions. The declarations made by me are to the best of my knowledge true and correct.
(1) TYPED OR PRINTED NAME (Last, First, Middle Initial)
(2) RANK OR GRADE
(3) SIGNATURE
DD FORM 1434, MAY 2015
PREVIOUS EDITION IS OBSOLETE.
Adobe Designer 9.0
UNITED KINGDOM (UK) CUSTOMS DECLARATION FOR THE IMPORTATION OF PERSONAL EFFECTS
OF U.S. FORCES/CIVILIAN PERSONNEL ON DUTY IN THE UK
WARNING: You must read the PPCIG Country Instructions for the UK before completing this form.
1. MEMBER
2. DATE PREPARED
(DD/MMM/YYYY)
a. NAME
b. RANK OR GRADE
(Last, First, Middle)
3. ORIGIN TRANSPORTATION OFFICE/PERSONAL PROPERTY SHIPPING
4. UK DUTY STATION AND ORGANIZATION
OFFICE (PPSO)
5. DECLARATION (X and complete the appropriate boxes below.) WARNING: There are severe penalties for false declarations.
a. THIS IS A:
HOUSEHOLD GOODS SHIPMENT
UNACCOMPANIED BAGGAGE SHIPMENT
b. NO PROHIBITED ITEMS. I have reviewed the prohibited items as listed in the UK Country Instructions of the Personal Property Consignment Instruction
Guide (PPCIG), and certify that no prohibited items are included in this shipment. If prohibited items are subsequently determined to be included in the
shipment, to include shipments released from Non Temporary Storage (NTS), I will immediately
SIGNATURE
report this situation to the PPSO and ensure removal of prohibited item(s) is arranged prior to
release/movement of the shipment to the UK.
c. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY RESTRICTED ITEMS AS LISTED IN THE PPCIG?
YES
NO If Yes, provide full details below.
I understand that restricted items require permits, licenses, and/or approvals from the UK government and these permissions are not normally granted.
I further understand not to include firearms that are in the restricted category as listed in the PPCIG since US Forces personnel will not normally be able to
obtain the permissions required for possession/use of restricted firearms in the UK.
SIGNATURE
NOTE: If member/employee feels there are extraordinary circumstances involving a restricted item,
contact USAFE-UK/A4 (usafe-uk.a4@us.af.mil) providing details (if a firearm include type, make,
model and serial number) and circumstances, prior to including a restricted item in the shipment. If
permits/licenses cannot be obtained, item will be confiscated and destroyed by UK Border Control.
d. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY NON-RESTRICTED FIREARMS AS LISTED IN THE PPCIG?
YES
NO If Yes, provide full details below.
e. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN ANY GOODS SUBJECT TO IMPORT DUTIES OR TAXES?
(1) TOBACCO GOODS
YES
NO
(2) WINES AND/OR SPIRITS
YES
NO
(3) COMMERCIAL GOODS
YES
NO
If Yes to any of the above, provide full details below.
NOTE: Wines and/or spirits may be shipped by member/employee during initial phase of movement to UK if for personal use. Declare those items above
and list them on the inventory. Include the name, quantity, brand, origin country, year, bottle size, cost (for wine, also show red/white/sparkling, alcohol %).
Wine and/or spirits cannot be sold, lent or gifted; change or ownership will result in excise duty and tax becoming payable.
f. DOES THIS SHIPMENT CONTAIN A MOTORCYCLE OR MOPED?
YES
NO If Yes, provide make, model, and serial number below.
g. DECLARATION. I, the undersigned, ordered to duty in the United Kingtom in service of the US Force, hereby declare that the goods imported into the
UK are my personal property and are for myself and my family only. I agree not to dispose of such goods to non-US Force personnel while in the UK.
I have read and understood the PPCIG UK Country Instructions. The declarations made by me are to the best of my knowledge true and correct.
(1) TYPED OR PRINTED NAME (Last, First, Middle Initial)
(2) RANK OR GRADE
(3) SIGNATURE
DD FORM 1434, MAY 2015
PREVIOUS EDITION IS OBSOLETE.
Adobe Designer 9.0
INSTRUCTIONS
Refer to PPCIG UK Country Instructions for full information (PPCIG Paragraph shown by each category below).
PROHIBITED ITEMS (These items cannot be shipped into the
Cigarettes/Tobacco Products (Para 3): Consult UK as shown in
UK. Do not include these items in your shipment.)
PPCIG prior to shipping. If member elects to ship, all such
products must be declared and inventory provided; duty will be
Prohibited Firearms (Para 7): Handguns, automatic and burst
assessed and payable in full.
fire weapons, semi automatic and pump action rifles, shotguns with
barrels less than 24" and/or overall length of 40", air weapons
Food (Para 3): Non-prohibited foods must be identified on
using self contained gas cartridge rounds, air/BB pistols with
inventory.
muzzle energy exceeding 6 ft./lbs., firearms disguised as other
objects (pens, belt buckles, etc.), deactivated firearms, parts of
Medication (Para 3): List names for non-prohibited on inventory.
firearms (including cannon barrels, receivers, frames, etc.),
electrical stun weapons, weapons discharging noxious items (CS
Stuffed Wildlife/Animals and Plant Restrictions (Para 10):
spray, Mace, etc.), realistic imitation firearms, ammunition.
Consult UK as shown in PPCIG prior to shipping any of the
Prohibited Offensive Weapons (Para 7): Knives - gravity, flick/
following due to restrictions/license requirements. All such items
switchblade, butterfly, stealth, belt buckle; push daggers,
must be declared on DD 1434:
swordsticks, knuckle dusters, truncheons (straight, side-handled,
friction-lock and telescopic), blow pipes, numerous types of martial
- Wood with bark attached (including wood carvings, rough
arts equipment including hand and foot claws, swords (with curved
furniture);
blade 19" and over).
- Animal material; most animal and bird articles derived from rare
Food (Para 3): Products containing meat, poultry, fish, egg, milk/
species whether alive or dead (stuffed), including fur skins, ivory,
other dairy content, honey, gelatin and pet food (includes canned
reptile leather and goods made from them;
goods).
- Wildlife trophies; deer antlers, moose racks, elk horns, etc.
Medication (Para 3): Controlled drugs (opium, heroin, morphine,
cocaine, cannabis/marijuana, amphetiamines, LSD, etc.).
Goods for Commercial Purposes (Para 13): Goods intended for
Plants (Para 3): Vegetables, fruit, bulbs, seeds.
sale must be declared as revenue items on DD1434; duty will be
assessed and must be paid in full.
Sexually Explicit/Pornographic/Violent Material (Para 9):
Material with humans and animals (compare to legally produced
NON-RESTRICTED ITEMS (Include on inventory, and DD 1434
18-rated UK videos).
if PPCIG shows as requirement.)
Transmitting Equipment (Para 11): See PPCIG references/
Non-Restricted Firearms (Para 7): The following may be
contacts/websites for full information.
imported but must be declared with description on the DD 1434:
Counterfeit Money (Para 13): Coins and Bank Notes.
Air/BB pistols with muzzle energy less than 6 ft./lbs.;
RESTRICTED ITEMS (Ship only if PPCIG requirements met.)
Air/BB rifles with muzzle energy less than 12 ft./lbs.;
Restricted Firearms (Para 7): You can only import the following if
you have the required UK issued authorization documents* at time
Non-realistic imitation firearms (wholly transparent or brightly
of importation.
colored).
Rifles - single shot, bolt action, semi-automatic, pump-action .22
Privately Owned Vehicles (Para 8): If motorcycle/moped
rim fire; shotguns not listed in prohibited items; air/BB rifles with
included member must be on station and complete HMRC 941
muzzle energy of 12 ft./lbs. or more, Airsoft Realistic Imitation
prior to Customs clearance. Motorcycle/moped must be declared
Firearms (airsoft weapons).
on DD 1434.
*Authorization documents required at time of importation, either:
- Valid UK Import License or;
- Valid UK Shotgun Certificate (single and double barrel shotguns,
3 round capacity pump action shotguns);
CONTACT USAFE-UK.A4@US.AF.MIL
- Valid UK Firearms Certification (single action rifles, bolt action
FOR QUERIES ON THE PPCIG
rifles, rifle/shotgun combinations/multi-round capacity shotguns,
high powered air/BB rifles;
COUNTRY INSTRUCTIONS FOR THE UK
- Valid UK Airsoft Club membership card (realistic imitation Airsoft
weapons).
DD FORM 1434 (BACK), MAY 2015

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