About ECC


Ethiopian custom commission has recently come into existence by proclamation number 1097/2018 which is separated from the earlier “Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority” Headed by a Commissioner accountable to Ministry of Revenues by possessing its own vision and mission.


  • To provide equitable,expeditious and quality service by establishing a modern customs administration system,
  • To collect duties and taxes timely and efficiently on goods imported or exported;
  • To implement relevant customs laws and international agreements approved and ratified by Ethiopia;
  • To control the import and export of prohibited or restricted goods;
  • To prevent and control customs


  • Customer centric
  • Professionalism
  • Team work
  • Dedication/commitment
  • Inovativeness