The EU Customs Data Model (EUCDM) is the model for:
It is a technical instrument that:
EUCDM is based on data provided by traders to customs authorities in the various declarations and notifications required under EU customs legislation (for the data requirements, formats and codes, see Annex B in both the UCC-DA and the UCC-IA).
The EUCDM also maps these data requirements against the WCO Data Model, to:
The goal is to extend the future scope of the EUCDM by supplementing its current content (data requirements provided for in UCC-DA and UCC-IA Annex B) with those provided for in UCC-DA and UCC-IA Annex A and elements used for response messages and data exchange between customs authorities.
Because the EUCDM has been designed with the data mapping tool used by the WCO for its Data Model, it can be customised by national customs authorities for their own purposes, in full compliance with EU customs rules. They can also use the EUCDM in any of its publicly-available formats.