Port of Antwerp

CUSREP - Customs Report Message

Who is it for?

  • Ship's agent or agent's representative (sender)
  • Belgian Customs & Excise (recipient)

Content of the message

The CUSREP message contains all the general information about the seagoing ship that is due to arrive in the port, irrespective of whether or not goods have to be unloaded. The first time the CUSREP message is sent includes:

  • UNLOCODE of the original port of lading/departure
  • Route
  • Code of the first place of arrival in the port
  • IMO number of the ship
  • Port stay number issued by the port authority for the stay in the seaport concerned
  • Name of the ship
  • Nationality of the ship