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Regulation (2007:782) With Instruction For The Swedish Customs

Original Language Title: Förordning (2007:782) med instruktion för Tullverket

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§ 1 unless otherwise provided for by the customs service is responsible for

Customs issues.



The customs service shall



1. determine and levy customs duties, VAT and other

taxes and charges so that the correct collection can

be ensured, and



2. monitor and control traffic to and from the rest of the world so

the provisions on the entry and exit of the goods is followed.



When the customs service performance of its duties, it shall ensure that

the costs of customs procedures are minimized as well for business

and the public within the customs service. The Customs and Excise Department should also

provide a good service to the legitimate trade in

third country is facilitated to the greatest extent possible and so

to the legitimate flow of goods within the European Union

be hindered.



section 2 of the Customs and Excise Department has the task of



1. provide for enforcement of the law

Regulation under the special appropriations, and



2. through such general advice referred to in paragraph 1 of the

the Constitutional Assembly Ordinance (1976:725) and statements

work to ensure the legality, consistency and coherence in the

law enforcement in the area of operation.



When the customs service informs the regulations and other decisions shall be

the work also in other respects comply with parliamentary and Government

guidelines to achieve coordination, rationalization and

consistency in the work of the Agency.



section 3 of the Customs and Excise Department will conduct some investigation and

prosecution activities in violation of the provisions on check-in

dispatch of goods. The Customs and Excise Department may, after consultation with the

The Prosecutor's Office and the Swedish national economic crimes Bureau, notify

regulations on how this prosecution activity is exercised.



The Customs and Excise Department will also conduct certain activities in the field of

drunken driving offences. Law (2008:334).



section 4 of the customs service, within the framework of full cost coverage conduct

such service exports which is consistent with the Agency's tasks and

field of activity.



Management



section 5 of the Customs and Excise Department is headed by a head of Government.



6 § at the customs service is an Advisory Council consisting of not more than 12

members.



Organization



section 7 of the Customs and Excise Department should have the geographic spread as justified

of the mission. Customs Service determines the detailed specification of

the organization.



Positions and assignments



§ 8 General Customs Director is the head of Government.



§ 9 in the customs service, there shall be a Director General.



section 10/expires U: 2016-05-01/

In Chapter 9. Article 1 of the Customs Act (2000:1281) provides for

that there shall be a general counsel of the customs service.



Deputies of the Attorney General is appointed by the customs service after

notification of the Attorney General.



section 10/entry into force: 2016-05-01/

In Chapter 6. Article 1 of the customs law (2016:253) provides that there shall be a general counsel of the customs service.



Deputies of the Attorney General is appointed by the customs service after notification of the Attorney General. Regulation (2016:304).



Staff disciplinary board



11 § at the customs service, there shall be a staff disciplinary board.



Applicability of certain regulations



section 12 of the Customs and Excise Department should enforce the staff representatives Ordinance

(1987:1101) and internal audit regulation (2006:1228).



13 § When compensation for customs officer in service

damage to property is added to the Ordinance (1998:1379) om

compensation for material damage to the officers and employees of

Swedish prison and probation service and others. applied. Questions about compensation review by

The Customs and Excise Department.



The right to provide



section 14 of the Customs and Excise Department may provide for



1. armament of customs officials for such situations referred to

in Chapter 24. the criminal code,



2. uniforms and other personal equipment for customs

staff, and



3. use of the Customs Authority's Heraldic arms.

Regulation (2012:151).



/Rubriken entry into force: 2016-05-01/

Exemptions from government regulation



the entry into force of section 15/in: 2016-05-01/

The following provisions of the Government agencies Ordinance (2007:515) shall not apply to the customs service:



21 § 3-5 about the Authority's decision, in the case of decisions taken by automated processing. Regulation (2016:304).