Customs and Special Branch Arrangements
Pilots of international flights using Redhill must fill out a General Aviation Report (GAR) Form. Guidance on filling out the GAR Form can be found here.
Pilots operating flights where all the crew and passengers are EU passport holders must give a minimum of 4 hours notice of their inbound flight.
Flights with any non-EU passport holders are required to give at least 24hrs prior notice and photocopies of the passport and entry visas will be required.
On Line GAR
AOPA, in conjunction with Border Force, have produced a web based system to enable pilots to easily submit a GAR. To access their system please click On Line GAR. Registration is required and the system is free to use.
It is the responsibility of the pilot in command to comply with these procedures.
Aircraft departing the UK are entitled to claim back the duty paid on the fuel via HO60 Form
Flights within the Common Travel Area
Terrorism Act 2000
At least 24 hours prior notice is required for flights operating Tuesday – Friday. For flights operating on Saturday, Sunday or Monday notification must be given by 1600 hours on Friday.