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CUSTOMS BOI CO-ORDINATION & INVESTIGATIONS UNIT

The Customs BOI Coordination & Bonding Investigation Units (CBCU & BIU) headed by a Superintendent of Customs, falls within the Textiles, Apparel and Coordination Branch which is headed by a Deputy Director of Customs of the Industries & Services Directorate. The CBCU, together with the the Superintendent of Customs, is staffed with three Assistant Superintendents of Customs.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordination with matters involving Customs and Board of Investments (BOI) of Sri Lanka,
  • Recovery of Customs liabilities of terminating BOI ventures,
  • Acceptance of bank guarantees from BOI companies.
  • Release of such bank guarantees upon fulfillment of conditions set-out by the BOI, or on payment of applicable fiscal levies,
  • Investigation into frauds and violations within the purview of all the suspense schemes.