If you are going to London for the 2012 Winter Olympic and Paralympic games, here is some useful information to make your travels easier.
Official Website of the Games
What You Should Know Before You Go
For DUTYFREE temporary entry of goods into
London, United Kingdom, use an ATA Carnet
To move your goods into London, contact the official freight forwarder
of the Summer Olympics: UPS
London Business Matters article on 2012 Summer Olympics
For cargo shipments: a complete C21 form must accompany all entries
For hand carry items: a completed C108 form must accompany all entries
British Embassy in Washington, D.C.
in the U.S.
U.S. State Department:
Exchange rate (US Dollar to British Pound GBP)
Once You Arrive in London
For assistance with your Carnet while in London, contact:
London Chamber of Commerce
Tel: (44-207) 248.4444
London Customs Administration
ATA Carnets, a service of the U.S. Council for International Business, are made possible by U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
To apply online visit: www.merchandisepassport.org
Call: 1.800.5.DUTYFREE (1.800.538.8937)