Sierra Leone: Advance Cargo Declaration

Sierra Leone has implemented an Advance Cargo Declaration scheme to comply with the ISPS (International Ship and Port Facility Security) code.

Effective immediately, when making an export booking to Sierra Leone:

  • Customers will need to register and log in onto www.acdsl.com to proceed with Advanced Cargo Declaration and obtain Entry Summary Number (ENS) for their respective shipments
  • ENS number must be provided to the CMA CGM prior loading at POL in order to be in¬cluded on the Bill of Lading and Cargo Manifest.

Please note that there is an additional cost of USD 105 per TEU. Shipments without ENS numbers will not be accepted.

UK customers can ship to Freetown, Sierra Leone using the EURAF2 service from London Gateway to Tanger Med connecting to the EURAF3 service to Freetown