Welcome to the Cyprus Customs and Excise Department's website. Our department falls under the Ministry of Finance. The Director of the Department was, until 28/2/2019, Mr Demetrios Hadjicostis and from 1/3/2019, Ag. Director is Mrs Kyriaki Myrianthopoulou.
In general terms our department is responsible mainly for the imposition and collection of duties and taxes on goods, the safeguarding of the supply chain of goods, the enforcement of restrictions and prohibitions on goods imported, exported or in transit the facilitation of legitimate trade and support of business activities’ development and the protection of the consumers health and safety.
On our website you will find all information relevant to Customs activities.