Customs seizes €26,000 in undeclared cash

Customs officials yesterday evening seized a combined €25,990 in undeclared cash from two separate passengers

Any person travelling to and from any EU country is obliged to submit a declaration to the Customs Department if they carrying over €10,000 in cash
Any person travelling to and from any EU country is obliged to submit a declaration to the Customs Department if they carrying over €10,000 in cash

Customs officials yesterday evening seized a combined amount of €25,990 in two separate cases where passengers attempted to smuggle the cash without declaring it.

Any person travelling to and from any EU country is obliged to submit a declaration to the Customs Department if they carrying over €10,000 in cash.

Customs officials on duty at the Departures Lounge at the Airport seized the €12,000 in access from a male Maltese passenger bound to Istanbul.

Another €12,990 in undeclared cash were seized during a routine screening on targeted passengers arriving to Malta on a ferry from Sicily. 

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