The Customs & Excise Department is the primary agency responsible for the suppression of smuggling activities. The Department also acts as the front-line agency to prevent importation and exportation of any articles which are prohibited by law concerning security, public health and environmental protection or in fulfilling international obligations. The enforcement work includes:
The Department is also an integral member of the Marine Joint Task Force formed to combat smuggling activities at sea.
If you have any information on smuggling activities, you are encouraged to report to us.