Customs Modernization and Tariff Act


Background

Republic Act (RA) No. 10863, otherwise known as the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA), was signed into law on 30 May 2016

CMTA amended the Tariff and Customs Code of the Philippines (TCCP) with the aim of modernizing Customs rules and procedures for faster trade, reduce opportunities for corruption, improve Customs service delivery and improve supply chain.

This is the primary site for the public consultation on the drafting of the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the CMTA.


Final Customs Administrative Order (CAO)


Customs Memorandum Order (CMOs)

Interim Guidelines Implementing Section 106 and Section 107 of Republic Act No. 10863, otherwise known as the Customs Modernization and Tariff Act (CMTA)
Guidelines for the Implementation of Customs Administrative Order CAO No. 06 – 2016
Guidelines for the Implementation of Customs Administrative Order CAO No. 05 – 2016 with Revised Information Sheet
Guidelines for the Implementation of Customs Administrative Order CAO No. 05 – 2016
Guidelines for the Implementation of Customs Administrative Order CAO No. 03 – 2016
Guidelines for the Implementation of Customs Administrative Order CAO No. 02 – 2016


Forms : Advance Ruling

Application for Customs Advance Ruling Origin
Application for Advance Ruling Valuation Method
Order of payment for Advance Ruling System Application Fee


Forms : Duty and Tax – Free Balikbayan Boxes

Deconsolidator’s Application Form
Information Sheet
Certificate of Compliance
Information Sheet Details


Invites and Notices


CALL FOR POSITION PAPERS AND PARTICIPATION IN THE PUBLIC CONSULTATION (PART 2)

WHAT: 

The Bureau of Customs (BOC) is requesting position papers from all interested private and public stakeholders in preparation for the conduct of online public consultation on the proposed Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) on Rules and Regulations on the Establishment, Supervision, Operations and Control of Customs Facilities and Warehouses (CFWs) pursuant to Customs Administrative Order (CAO) No. 9-2019 which applies to all types of Customs Facilities and Warehouses (CFWs) which include Terminal Facilities, Off-dock/Off-terminal CFWs, Container Yards/Depots, other types of CFWs, and those which may be created by the Secretary of Finance, upon the recommendation of the Commissioner pursuant to Section 803 of the CMTA.

The draft as of 28 April 2022 is found in http://customs.gov.ph/cmta/

WHEN: 

We are accepting Position Papers from 29 April 2022 to 10 May 2022, closing exactly at midnight, Philippine Standard Time. This deadline will be strictly enforced.  

Stakeholders are invited to attend the online public consultation to be held on May 10, 2022 at 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM.   

WHERE:

The online public consultation shall be held via zoom with the following details:

Join Zoom meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84970349094?pwd=TlpKNTBjUG1lQjdrY2dvKytINU9UQT09

Meeting ID: 849 7034 9094  Passcode: 611205

Please come prepared with your list of talking points. Stakeholders are strictly advised to use the Position Paper Template.

CONTACT US:

Your Position Papers should be submitted to CMTA IRR PMO at cmta.irr.pmo@customs.gov.ph Attn: Project Manager, cc cmta_irr@dof.gov.ph.

Upcoming Events (Updated as of April 28, 2022)

TOPICPOSTING DATEPUBLIC CONSULTATION
Customs Memorandum Order (CMO) on Rules
and Regulations on the Establishment, Supervision, Operations and Control of Customs Facilities and Warehouses (CFWs) pursuant to Customs Administrative Order (CAO) No. 9-2019
28 April 2022May 10, 2022

This deadline will be strictly enforced.

We are grateful for your continuous support. Thank you and stay safe.


Legal References


Invites and Notices