Administrative Penalties

Customs may issue administrative penalties where it is deemed necessary for the enforcement of Customs laws and to encourage compliance with the same.

Penalties may be imposed for -

(a) Giving false or misleading statements or declarations to Customs;

(b) Failing to submit documents requested by Customs;

(c) Presenting Cheques that are not honoured by your bank ;

(d) Failing to account for goods subject to Customs control;

(e) Failing to deal with goods according to a Customs direction or authorization; or

(f) Unauthorized entry into Customs area.