Customs Department - Austria

Unverified non-profit organisation

The state customs administration of Austria.
The customs administration operates as part of the European Customs Union. Supporting economy and the smooth running of international trade with regard to controls for protecting health and security of the citizens is a main task of the customs administration as well as the declaration of goods and the levying dues in accordance with community provisions in force.

Measures and controls based on veterinary laws and standards which are likely to protect endangered species of animals and plants complete the customs administration’s area of responsibility.