SGS partners with the Calais Truckstop

Calais Truckstop is an innovative concept which meets the requirements of road transport companies, shippers, truck drivers and insurance companies. Conveniently located just off the A16, Calais Truckstop offers 293 parking spaces for trucks in a fully secured parking area as well as a number of facilities for drivers.

TransitNet in cooperation with Calais Truckstop: offer a unique service for companies to facilitate their trade through Calais (ferry/Eurotunnel) and Dunkirk to the UK. SGS are Authorised Consignor with French Customs which means that from Calais Truckstop’s’ authorized location in Calais, approved clients of TransitNet can start transit declarations under the simplified procedure 24/7 removing the need to present the goods at a customs office of departure. All customs control will take place on site at Calais Truckstop. The ASA & Calais Truckstop staff can also perform closure of the Export declaration for goods which will leave the EU. Calais Truckstop is conveniently located just off the A16 which is the perfect location to serve trucks travelling to Calais/Dunkirk from Paris or from the east. 


Important to note for TransitNet clients: 

  •  The truck must be on location when the declaration is submitted to customs 
  •  Only when the truck is on location and when the driver has made himself known to ASA – CTS staff will the declaration be submitted. 
  • The truck must wait until the declaration has been fully processed (IE29) before leaving the location.  
  • If there is a control, ASA – CTS staff will inform the driver. 
  • French Customs will attend the location to carry out the control. 
  • Only after control, when the results are positive, can the driver leave the location. 


ASA office opening hours: 

Mon-Sat: 6am to 10pm
Sun & public holidays : 9am to 5.30pm


For more information, please visit ASA’s official website:

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