Pathways to better customs
These blueprints are the latest revision of a European Commission document, first published in 1998 as part of its pre-accession strategy. The EU ‘Customs blueprints’, hereaft er ‘the blueprints’, are a tool intended to help customs administrations improve their performance. The blueprints will help customs administrations to assess their strengths and weaknesses, perform ‘gaps and needs analyses’ and identify development needs. The blueprints draw upon the experience and best practices of both EU Member States and enlargement countries.
- Corporate author(s): Directorate-General for Taxation and Customs Union (European Commission) Themes: Customs regulations
- Subject: administrative cooperation , customs , customs harmonisation , EU initiative , guide , tax system