Dubai Customs is one of the earliest government departments in the region. It is responsible for facilitating free trade in Dubai and helps secure the integrity of Dubai’s borders against smuggling attempts. Collecting customs revenues and administering trade measures are other major duties of Dubai Customs, which supports fair trade practices and ensures that international conventions and agreements are strictly followed by the trade community. Dubai Customs believes in integrating innovation and technology to keep pace with an ever-changing world. It had the honour of being the first government department to provide its clients with 100% smart services through smartphones. Vision: to be the leading customs administration in the world supporting legitimate trade. Mission: to protect society and sustain economic development through compliance and facilitation.