CELBET Cooperation Team conducted follow-up mission in border crossing point in Lavoriskes, Lithuania . Representatives of Customs service and Border Guards emphasized benefits of recently implemented pilot of synchronized checks. One of the tangible result is that border crossing time for incoming trucks decreased up to 20%. Lithuanian Customs officers asked truck drivers about their opinion on synchronized checks. the feedback is very positive and highly motivating. This is the best proof that Lithuanian customs and Border Guards with CELBET Cooperation Team’s assistance and support have created a good synergy to provide a better service to our clients.
What is synchronized checks?
One trained and competent authority carries out the first line control on behalf of the others at least in limited and specified cases (for example Border Guard officer performs border and customs control of cars when at the same time Customs officer performs passport control of truck drivers additionally to applying customs procedures)