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

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) Guidelines on the Registration of Deconsolidators as Third Parties with the Bureau of Customs.

The draft as of 22 February 2023 is found in http://customs.gov.ph/cmta/

WHEN: 

We are accepting Position Papers from 22 February to 01 March 2023, 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 01 March 2023 at 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM.   

WHERE:

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

Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86223178736?pwd=MS9CRWlMQXVvRzZhby9iVUdlMVdRUT09

Meeting ID: 862 2317 8736
Passcode: 774467

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 [email protected] Attn: Project Manager, cc [email protected]

Upcoming Events (Updated as of February 22, 2022)

TOPICPOSTING DATEPUBLIC CONSULTATION
Customs Memorandum order (CMO) Guidelines on the Registration of Deconsolidators as Third Parties with the Bureau of Customs.22 February 202301 March 2023

This deadline will be strictly enforced.

We are grateful for your usual and continuous support.
Thank you.


Legal References


Invites and Notices