Customs officers trained under the twinning project with Austria

Seminar on methodology for carrying out border checks on cross-border shipments of waste took place in coastal Varna on August 30 and 31, press office of the National Customs Agency announced. The seminar was led by Austrian experts and was attended by customs officials from Varna, Burgas, Ruse, Svishtov and Svilengrad. Experts have presented developed "Guidelines for conducting inspections in the field of waste management, which include working forms and guidelines for supervisory authorities on the implementation of border checks on shipments of waste in accordance with Regulation / EC / № 1013/2006 and amendments to the Waste Act.