customs area definition

customs area means the area of a customs station and includes any area in which imported goods or export goods are ordinarily kept before clearance by customs authorities;
customs area means the limits of the customs-station specified under section 10 and includes any area in which imported goods or goods for export are ordinarily kept before clearance by the customs authorities;
customs area means any place appointed by the Commissioner by notice in writing under his or her hand for the deposit of goods subject to Customs control;

Examples of customs area in a sentence

  • Where any goods are, with the permission of the proper officer, stored in a transit shed or a Customs area pending exportation or transhipment or while in transit—(a) the goods shall be subject to such rent and other charges as may be prescribed; and(b) notwithstanding section 17, the goods shall be stored at the risk of the owner.82.

  • The goods which have been brought into a free trade zone from a Customs area shall be deemed to be exported for the purpose of drawback.

  • Where any goods reported for discharge at a port, or place specially allowed by the proper officer, are not duly unloaded and deposited in a transit shed or a Customs area, then the master or agent of the aircraft or vessel shall pay duty on the goods unless he or she explains, to the satisfaction of the proper officer, the failure to unload and deposit such goods.

  • Goods in a free trade zone may: - be removed from the free trade zone, destroyed or sent into a Customs area or into another free trade zone in the original package or otherwise;- be stored, sold, exhibited, unpacked, repacked, assembled, distributed, sorted, graded, cleaned, mixed or otherwise manipulated, or be manufactured;- when any dutiable goods at entry into a Customs area, the goods shall be subject to the provisions of the Customs Order.


More Definitions of customs area

customs area means any place prescribed as such;
customs area means any place appointed by the Commissioner under section 12 for carrying out customs operations, including a place designated for the deposit of goodssubject to customs control; Amended by EACCM(A) A 2011
customs area means any place approved under section 15(1);
customs area means any place appointed by the Commissioner in terms of subsection (1) of section eighteen for the deposit of uncustomed goods;[definition amended by Act 17 of 1999]
customs area means a place appointed by the Comptroller under section 4 for the deposit of goods subject to customs control, and includes a bonded consol freight station, a bonded export freight station or any bonded customs area;