FIATA releases Quick Guide and FAQs on upcoming EU ICS2 regulations

The new European Union (EU) customs Advance Cargo Information requirement, Import Control System 2.0 (ICS2 Release 2), which focuses on airfreight, is coming into force on 1 March 2023. New requirements will call for preparation from freight forwarders worldwide, exporting to the EU, in addition to economic operators within the region.

FIATA developed and released the Quick Guide on the new EU regulation as well as Frequently Asked Question on ICS2 with the focus on Release 2 for the air freight to support its members in the implementation of ICS2 and the Advanced Cargo Information requirements. The guide and FAQs were developed with the support of CAI, ABSS and AFI delegates.

Please check the Quick Guide and FAQs on ICS2 below. In case you have any questions regarding this publication, please address them at

Read the ICS2 Guide here!