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Regulatory Agencies | Bureau of Customs

Bureau of Customs

Under the Department of Finance, the BOC is responsible for regulation and facilitation of 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. 


The BOC is mandated with the tri-mission of revenue collection, trade facilitation and trade border protection, by virtue of the Tariff and Customs Code of the Philippines.


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


A transformed world-class Customs service.



G/F OCOM Bldg. BOC Port Area, Manila

Telephone No. 917-3200 (3201 to 3205)


BOC Call Center

Email Address:


Last updated on 06/01/2018