Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance

Coordinates: 25°03′04″N 121°30′38″E / 25.051235°N 121.510614°E / 25.051235; 121.510614

The Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance (CA; Chinese: 財政部關務署; pinyin: Cáizhèngbù Guānwushǔ) is the agency of the Ministry of Finance of Taiwan (ROC) dealing with customs policies and regulations in Taiwan.

Customs Administration, Ministry of Finance
Seal of the customs of the Republic of China.svg
Agency overview
Formed1854 (as Inspectorate General of Customs)
1 January 2013 (as CA)[1]
Preceding agencies
  • Inspectorate General of Customs
  • Directorate General of Customs
JurisdictionTaiwan (ROC)
HeadquartersDatong, Taipei
Agency executive
Parent agencyMinistry of Finance (Taiwan)
Customs Administration


CA was originally established in 1854 as Inspectorate General of Customs. On 3 February 1991, it was renamed to Directorate General of Customs and finally on 1 January 2013, it was renamed to Customs Administration.

Organizational structureEdit


  • Department of Customs Clearance Affairs
  • Department of Tariffs and Legal Affairs
  • Department of Investigation
  • Department of Information Management
  • Department of Valuation and Auditing
  • Department of Planning


  • Secretariat
  • Statistics Office
  • Accounting Office
  • Personnel Office
  • Internal Affairs Office
  • Civil Service Ethics Office


The CA headquarter office is accessible within walking distance North West from Taipei Railway Station.

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ "Organization History and Mission - Customs Administration". Retrieved 2014-08-23.

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