The Bureau of Customs is a Philippine government agency under the Department of Finance. It is responsible for regulating and facilitating trade, assessment and collecting import duties and taxes, combating illegal trade and other forms of customs fraud, and devising and managing customs management systems for trade facilitation.


A modernize and credible Customs administration that is among the world's best that every Filipino can be proud of.


  • To institutionalize professionalism and uphold integrity in the service

  • To facilitate trade in a secured manner through an informed compliance program

  • To secure our borders against smuggling and all forms of Customs fraud

  • To continuously evolve as Customs administration aligned with international best practices

  • To exert paramount efforts to assess and collect lawful revenues

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