Date 01/14/2014

Unclaimed Baggage.

  1. Customs Examination. Prior to release of any baggage, such baggage will be subject to Customs examination in the presence of the claimant. Subject to the findings of such examination, the baggage shall be withheld subject to payment of any applicable tax, fee or other charge.
  2. Fee for Storage of' Baggage. Prior to the release of any baggage or luggage in the possession of the Division of Customs pursuant to these regulations, the owner or claimant shall, upon receipt of a bill from Customs, pay a fee for the handling, transport and storage of such item(s), into the National Treasury. The fee shall be $10.00 per item. This fee will cover the handling, transport and first 15 days of storage of the item(s). A fee of $20.00 per baggage or luggage shall be paid for each additional 30 days, or fraction thereof, for storage.
  3. Deposit into National Treasury. All baggage fees shall be paid into the National Treasury and a receipt shall be obtained upon release. This fee shall be in addition to any other applicable tax, fee or other charge that is due upon the item(s) being claimed.