The Excise Movement and Control System (EMCS) is a computer system used throughout the United Kingdom and the European Union to track duty-free movements of excise items.
EMCS collects and processes information on the movements of duty suspended excise items online, verifies the data entered, and notifies users in real-time of the delivery and receipt of duty suspended excise goods.
It enables the secure exchange of online messages with precise consignment and movement information between commercial partners in the United Kingdom and the European Union.
EMCS enables a variety of various sorts of transfers to and from Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Depending on your region or the location of your warehouse, your excise identification will be prefixed with a GB or XI prefix.