Declaration at Plant Quarantine / Customs Counter


It shall be the responsibility of the passenger to declare the plants and plant material and other notified material of PQ concern carried through passenger baggage at the Plant Quarantine / Customs counter on arrival at the port. Failing to do so shall attract the penalties covered under Section 11 of Customs, Act, 1962 and the passenger baggage rules specified under the said Act. The Plant Quarantine Officer on duty at the counter will issue a temporary detention receipt for undertaking inspection and clearance under intimation to the Customs.