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Text of the Revised Kyoto Convention

Protocol of Amendment [es] [pt] [ar] [ru]
 

INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION ON THE SIMPLIFICATION 
AND HARMONIZATION OF CUSTOMS PROCEDURES 

(as amended)

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PREAMBLE

 

 

 

CHAPTER I

 

Article 1

Definitions

 

 

 

CHAPTER II - SCOPE AND STRUCTURE

 

Article 2

Scope of the Convention

 

Article 3

 

 

Article 4

Structure of the Convention

 

Article 5

 

 

 

 

CHAPTER III - MANAGEMENT OF THE CONVENTION

 

Article 6

Management Committee

 

Article 7

 


CHAPTER IV - CONTRACTING PARTY

 

Article 8

Ratification of the Convention

 

Article 9

 

 

Article 10

Application of the Convention

 

Article 11

 

 

Article 12

Acceptance of the provisions and reservations

 

Article 13

Implementation of the provisions

 

Article 14

Settlement of disputes

 

Article 15

Amendments to the Convention

 

Article 16

 

 

Article 17

Duration of accession

 

 

 

CHAPTER V - FINAL PROVISIONS

 

Article 18

Entry into force of the Convention

 

Article 19

Depositary of the Convention

 

Article 20

Registration and authentic texts

 

GENERAL ANNEX

TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER 1 GENERAL PRINCIPLES

guidelines*

CHAPTER 2 DEFINITIONS

guidelines*

CHAPTER 3 CLEARANCE AND OTHER CUSTOMS FORMALITIES

guidelines*

CHAPTER 4 DUTIES AND TAXES

guidelines*

 

A.

ASSESSMENT, COLLECTION AND PAYMENT OF DUTIES AND TAXES

 

 

B.

DEFERRED PAYMENT OF DUTIES AND TAXES

 

 

C.

REPAYMENT OF DUTIES AND TAXES

 

CHAPTER 5 SECURITY

guidelines*

CHAPTER 6 CUSTOMS CONTROL

guidelines*

CHAPTER 7 APPLICATION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

guidelines*

CHAPTER 8 RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE CUSTOMS AND THIRD PARTIES

guidelines*

CHAPTER 9 INFORMATION, DECISIONS AND RULINGS SUPPLIED BY THE CUSTOMS

guidelines*

 

A.

INFORMATION OF GENERAL APPLICATION

 

 

B.

INFORMATION OF A SPECIFIC NATURE

 

 

C.

DECISIONS AND RULINGS

 

CHAPTER 10 APPEALS IN CUSTOMS MATTERS

guidelines*

 

A.

RIGHT OF APPEAL

 

 

B.

FORM AND GROUNDS OF APPEAL

 

 

C.

CONSIDERATION OF APPEAL

 

Specific Annexes

Specific Annex guidelines*

A

Arrival of goods in a Customs territory

A1

Formalities prior to the lodgement of the Goods declaration*

 

 

A2

Temporary storage of goods*

B

Importation

B1

Clearance for home use*

 

 

B2

Re-importation in the same state*

 

 

B3

Relief from import duties and taxes*

C

Exportation

C1

Outright exportation*

D

Customs warehouses and free zones

D1

Customs warehouses*

 

 

D2

Free zones*

E

Transit

E1

Customs transit*

 

 

E2

Transhipment*

 

 

E3

Carriage of goods coastwise*

F

Processing

F1

Inward processing*

 

 

F2

Outward processing*

 

 

F3

Drawback*

 

 

F4

Processing of goods for home use*

G

Temporary admission

G1

Temporary admission*

H

Offences

H1

Customs offences*

J

Special procedures

J1

Travellers*

 

 

J2

Postal traffic*

 

 

J3

Means of transport for commercial use*

 

 

J4

Stores*

K

Origin

J5

Relief consignments*