Border Crossing Facilitation

Our Focus

UNECE guides the process of harmonizing and simplifying border crossing procedures for the various modes of inland transport.

The Working Party on Customs Questions affecting Transport (WP.30) is an inter-governmental forum dealing with activities of a policy, legal, administrative, documentary, technical, economic and environmental nature. In particular, the Working Party prepares, reviews, modifies and administers a large number of United Nations conventions and agreements in the field of border crossing facilitation. More...

Publications

Handbook of Best Practices at Border Crossing - A Trade and Transport Facilitation Perspective

The OSCE-UNECE Handbook of Best Practices at Border Crossings – A Trade and Transport Facilitation Perspective offers a unique opportunity for countries both in and beyond the OSCE/UNECE region to develop border and customs policies that increase security and more efficiently facilitate international trade and transport.