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Compliance and Facilitation

  • Responsibilities of the Compliance and Enforcement Sub-Directorate

    Enforcement and Compliance is the Sub-Directorate in the World Customs Organization that is concerned with assisting Members in enforcing domestic laws and regulations by implementing effective and efficient controls. This is aimed at preventing revenue leakage and protecting society by intercepting and suppressing illicit trade, disrupting criminal activities, investigating and bringing offenders to justice.

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  • Responsibilities of the Procedures and Facilitation Sub-Directorate

    This Sub-Directorate assists Members with securing and facilitating legitimate global trade, enhancing supply chain resilience and efficiency, improving border management and boosting economic competiveness through innovative and modern instruments and tools that promote harmonization and simplification of Customs procedures.

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