The Stavanger Chamber of Commerce issues ATA Carnets - or duty documents. An ATA Carnet provides customs and toll access for temporary importation to other countries.

An ATA carnet is an international customs document that allows for a temporary duty-free importation of a variety of goods in 68 countries. The Carnet replaces other export, import and transit documents.
An ATA Carnet simplifies procedures of border crossing and users and are not charged for duties and taxes, making it a very useful component for international businesses. It can be applied for trade fair visits, participation in exhibitions, demonstrations of samples, use of professional equipment and sports equipment, etc. The Oslo Chamber of Commerce is the guarantor institution for ATA-Carnet  Norway.

The process and benefits of the carnet:
• By using the ATA carnet, you avoid the temporary customs clearance of goods.
• You are exempt from filling out export documents in the exporting country.
• You are exempt from from filling out customs documents on a national form before entry into foreign countries.
• There is no deposit on duties and taxes.
• Processing time is relatively short.
• Carnet is usually treated quickly in red customs zone.
An ATA carnet is valid for a maximum of one year. Within this year you can make as many trips you would like with all or part of the items listed in the ATA Carnet.  
Fees for the insurance of ATA Carnets are divided into three groups after the last value. Firstly, carnets require a basic fee. If the value exceeds NOK 1,000,000, individual agreements must be arranged. In addition to the fee, a deposit of NOK 3,200 for each carnet is required. The deposit is refunded afterwards to the carnet holder, as long as the carnet is used in accordance with the rules. Private persons must also put up a guaranteed amount of 30% of the item value .
Members of the Stavanger Chamber of Commerce are discounted on the issue of ATA Carnet. 


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