COMMUNIQUE ON SURVEILLANCE APPLICATION DURING IMPORT PROCEDURES (COMMUNIQUE NUMBER: 2017/11)
From the Ministry of Economy: O.J dated 26.07.2017 and numbered 30135
ARTICLE 1 - (1) This Communique contains the procedures and principles related to the implementation of surveillance that will be carried forward on the importation of the customs tariff statistical position (HS Code) and the description specified below (only those with unit values below the customs value shown against it)
|Definition of goods
Unit Customs Value
*(US Dollars / Ton)
* Tons: Gross weight
ARTICLE 2 -(1) The commodity stated in Article 1 of this communique can only be imported with the lnspection certificate to be issued by the Ministry of Economy (Directorate General of lmports). The lnspection Certificate is requested by the customs authorities far the registration of the customs declaration. Far inspection documents held in electronic media the person must write the 23-digit license number given by the Single Window System and the document date in box 44 of the declaratioQ as "document reference number" and "document date".
ARTICLE 3 -(1) in order to be able to evaluate lnspection Certificate Applications, Forms and documents in Annex 2 must be filled aut completely and submitted to the lmport General Directorate together with the "lnspection Certificate Application Form" in Annex 1
ARTICLE 4 - (1) After the forms and documents named in Article 3 of this communique being submitted to the lmport General Directorate, additional information and documents may be requested in case of discrepancy among the information and documents.
ARTICLE 5 - (1) lf discrepancies should be determined in the information or documents submitted by the applicant during the application or examination stage or if it is determined that the information and documents do not reflect facts and do contain false information, than the lnspection Document will not be issued.
lnformation on the lnspection document and the use of the lnspection Document
ARTICLE 6 - (1) The lnspection Documents are valid for six months.
The lnspection Document does not prevent the application of the customs value provisions of the Customs Code dated 27/10/1999 and numbered 4458. The value stated in Article 1 does not constitute the basis for the application of the customs value provisions of the customs law numbered 4458. lf the value accepted or determined by customs during the registration of the customs declaration exceeds the value or amount stated in the inspection document not more than 5% (5% included) then this will not constitute an obstacle for import procedures.
Repealed/ Void Legislation
ARTICLE 7 -(1) The Communique on lmplementation of lnspection during lmport dated 22.04.2015 (Communique number 2006/9) published in the Official Gazette dated 19/4/2006 and numbered 26144 and the Communique on lmplementation of lnspection during lmport (Communique number 22015/ 2) published in the Official Gazette dated 22/4/2015 and numbered 29334 have been repealed/ become void.
ARTICLE 8 - (1) This Communique enters into force on the date it is published.
ARTICLE 9: The provisions of this Communique are executed by the Ministry of Economy.