Port of Antwerp

CUSDEC - Customs Declaration message

Who is it for?

  • Customs declarant (sender)
  • Belgian Customs (receiver)

If the CUSDEC message is for the release of goods:

  • Belgian Customs (sender)
  • Customs declarant (receiver)

Content of the message

CUSDEC is a very extensive message with more than 50 segment groups.

The message can be used irrespective for:

  • an ordinary  
  • an incomplete
  • simplified
  • or supplementary declaration.

For the exchange of information concerning import and export declarations for the Belgian Customs, the CUSDEC version D041 message is currently used.