The TIR System – Coverage of the TIR System (Chapter 13)

This unit covers intermodal TIR transports and describes situations where a TIR transit movement may be suspended. It also covers details of goods that cannot be transported under cover of a TIR Carnet and other restrictions on the use of the TIR System. A quiz is also included to test your knowledge.

 

The TIR System – TIR Convention and Contracting Parties (Chapter 3)

This unit gives you an introduction to the origins and structure of the TIR Convention. It explains the TIR Convention description of ‘Contracting Parties’ and tells you where to find a full list of the countries between which a TIR transit operation can be established. A quiz is also included to test your knowledge.

 

The TIR System – TIR Guarantee system & Contractual relationships (Chapter 4)

The functioning of the TIR system relies on setting up a series of contractual relationships between government authorities, transport operators, national Associations and insurers. This unit covers the details of these contracts and relationships and explains the international chain of guarantee. A quiz is also included to test your knowledge.

 

The TIR System

TIR System

This course co-developed with the International Road Transport Union (IRU) is aimed at helping customs authorities and TIR associations to familiarise themselves with the fundamental aspects of the TIR System.