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GOODS HEALTH CONTROL BORDER FACILITIES (INSTAL·LACIONS FRONTERERES DE CONTROL SANITARI DE MERCADERIES - IFCSM)

The Port of Tarragona has goods health control border facilities (Instal·lacions Frontereres de Control Sanitari de Mercaderies -  IFCSM), known commonly as the Border Inspection Post (BIP), approved in accordance with the legislation in force for the physical and documentary inspection, customs and health control of the goods that come into the European Union.

  IFCSM Administration
 Moll d'Andalusia, Port of Tarragona          
 977 999 014
   Opening times for IFCSM service
  From 8:00am to 3:00pm
  Monday to Friday
 

 

 

IFCSM EQUIPMENT

 The IFCSM-BIP building occupies a plot measuring 1,684.11 sq. metres. Outside there is a paved manoeuvring area for trucks and a parking area (cars and trucks). The ground floor is devoted to inspection operations, where there are four different types of installation depending on the products that are inspected and controlled in each of them. The BIP building is a facility that has various sections where the Border Inspection Post, the Enabled Customs Enclosure, the Designated Point of Import and the PVNCH/PNAA are located.

BIP

Border Inspection Post | BIP

Destined for the inspection of live animals and products of animal origin for human consumption and not for human consumption. Products of non-animal origin for animal consumption are also inspected.

FACILITIES

Total surface area: 417.15 sq metres

 2 areas of operations (human and non-human consumption)

 6  fingers or loading docks (with hydraulic platform)

 2 chambers at room temperature

 4 freezing and refrigeration chambers

 2 inspection rooms

 

 

 

CUSTOMS INSPECTION POINT (PIA) 

The Port of Tarragona has a Customs Inspection Point for controlling customs and import duties and taxes established by current national and European Union legislation. The Customs - the Department of Customs and Special Taxes of the State Taxation Administration Agency (Agencia Estatal de Administració Tributaria - AEAT) - have a new building in the Moll d’Andalusia dock, equipped with specific installations for exercising powers in the Port of Tarragona, including a container and vehicle scanner

CIP

Custom Inspection Post | CIP

Output of goods by customs

1.2016 Instruction

FACILITIES

Total surface area: 400 sq metres

 1 inspection room

 3 fingers or loading docks (with hydraulic platform)

 1 refrigeration chamber

 

 

 

 

IFCSM SERVICES

 The goods health control border facilities (instal•lacions frontereres de control sanitari de mercaderies - IFCSM) as a whole is where the tasks of inspecting and controlling goods are carried out in order to ensure the adequate hygiene, medical, commercial and industrial safety conditions of the products that are imported and exported.

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BORDER INSPECTION SERVICE PROCEDURES

External Health Service - Imports

Controlling and monitoring healthy hygiene conditions in the international traffic of goods for human consumption. According to their origin, they are classified into: Products of animal origin (POA) and Products of non-animal origin (PONA). The inspections are carried out by:

 POA at the Border Inspection Post (BIP).

  PONA at the Equipped Customs Area (Recinte Duaner Habilitat - RAH).

  Nuts - a special case that is carried out at the Designated Point of Import (DPI)

Animal Health Service - Imports

They are responsible for the health inspection and control of live animals and products of animal origin not intended for human consumption, animal health products, products for animal feed and veterinary medicines. The inspections are carried out by:

 POA at the Border Inspection Post (BIP).

  PONA at the Equipped Customs Area (Recinte Duaner Habilitat - RAH).

Vegetal Health Service - Imports

Phytosanitary inspection and control aimed at preventing organisms harmful to plants or plant products coming from third countries from entering the country or the European Union, and issuing of phytosanitary export certificates and authorisation for the entry of products of plant origin. Inspections carried out by:

  Equipped Customs Area (Recinte Duaner Habilitat - RAH) / BIP-phyto.

Vegetal Health Service / Animal Health Service

A third extension of the IFCSM has made a new installation available in the IFCSM, independent of the existing ones, in order to perform health control inspections of products of plant origin not intended for human consumption and health control of products of non-animal origin destined for animal feed.

 Products of plant origin not intended for human consumption (PPNHC)

 Products of non-animal origin not intended for animal feed PNAA

 

  

Tariffs and taxes

 
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Thursday 23 November 2017
Friday 24 November 2017
00:00 - 00:00
Mediterranean Workshop - Regional Hub Challenge 
Sala d'actes de l'Autoritat Portuària de Tarragona. Primera Planta

Friday 1 December 2017
Friday 1 December 2017
09:00 - 14:00
V Jornades de Dret Portuari de Tarragona
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