Profession customs officer
Border protection officers check persons and vehicles crossing national borders to administer and enforce relevant government rules and regulations.
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- Immigration officer
- Passport checking officer
- Licences regulation
The requirements and rules that must be compliant for a permit or licence.
- Customs law
The legal regulations that govern the import of goods in a country.
- Advise customers
Give information to people regarding import and export restrictions, tariff systems and other custom-related topics.
- Prevent smuggling
Stop people from moving illegally objects such as dutiable, excisable or prohibited goods into or out of a country.
- Advise on licencing procedures
Advise individuals or organisations on the procedures involved in requesting a specific licence, instructing them on the necessary documentation, the application verification process, and licence eligibility.
- Manage import export licenses
Ensure the effective issuing of permits and licenses in import and export processes.
- Check official documents
Check an individuals' official documentation, such as driver's licenses and identification, to ensure compliance with legal regulations, and to identify and assess individuals.