Undeclared € 45 000 was seized by Customs Officers at Lesovo BCP


2014-09-19

 

Undeclared currency € 45 000 was seized by Customs Officers at Lesovo Customs border point during inspection of a car with foreign registration. The violator was Turkish citizen, traveled from Bulgaria to Turkey. A pre-court proceeding has been initiated on the case.

Customs Burgas remind all passengers that any natural person entering or leaving the EU and carrying cash in the amount of € 10,000 or more is required to declare this amount to the customs authorities under the Currency Act and the existing Regulation 1889/2005 EU .