Customs Office in Sharjah, UAE

Roles of Sharjah Customs:

  • Contributing to the national economy by virtue of revenue collected in the form of import & other taxes and duties.
  • Supervising and controlling the movement of goods in and out of the country by obviating smuggling and contraband which is essential for the Emirate’s well being.

Sharjah Customs office Head Quarters

The main building is the Head Quarters of the Sharjah Ports, Customs and Free Zones Authority. All customs sections are included in this building; however, the first floor of the building contains the clearance section which provides customs clearing services for the Port Khalid users. Other sections at the Headquarters are including: Personnel Affairs, Accounting and Statistics Sections are available and provide related services for forwarding agents, traders and other users of the port as well Customs Staff.

Telephone: +971 6 5281666, +971 6 5026261

Fax: +971 6 5281425


Office Hours: From 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday)

Clearance Section: From 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. (Saturday to Thursday)

Port Khalid Customs Centre Sharjah

Port Khalid Customs Centre is located at the main gate of the port. Customs inspection of goods and containers and passenger control are carried out at this centre.

Telephone: +971 6 5281488, +971 6 5281519, +971 6 5280133

Fax: +971 6 5280314


Office Hours: From 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday)

Creek Customs Centre Sharjah

Creek Customs Centre is located at the entrance of Sharjah Creek. Customs clearance and inspection are conducted by this centre for the traditional Dhows and other vessels coming to the creek that are usually loaded with food stuff, livestock, fishe, Oil products and general cargo.

Telephone: +971 6 5281120, +971 6 5284485, +971 6 5284483

Fax: +971 6 5284481


Office Hours: Daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., except Friday.

Hamriyah Customs Centre Sharjah

Hamriyah Customs Centre is located at Hamriyah Port and Free Zone which is twenty kilometers north east of Sharjah city. The zone is one of the fastest growing free zones in the Middle East. Due to the variety of industrial activities,customs inspection and clearance are carried out at this centre for different kinds of goods such as heavy equipment, containers, oil lubricants and gas products, general cargo and personal parcels.

Telephone: +971 6 5261666

Fax: +971 6 5261888


Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.(Sunday to Thursday) Daily 8

Container Customs Centre Sharjah

his centre is located at the Inland Container Depot in Sharjah’s industrial area 18 on Maliha Road. The depot is easily accessible from adjacent roads(Emirates Road and Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Road), thus providing advantage for the traders of the nearby industrial & commercial areas and the Sharjah International Airport Free Zone. Customs clearance and inspection are operated by this centre to provide necessary customs service to the customers for containers arriving from the ports of the Emirate of Sharjah and the other Emirates.

Telephone: +971 6 5010000

Fax: +971 6 5588500


Office Hours: From 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday)

Airport Cargo Customs Centre Sharjah

This centre is dedicated for all kind of shipments imported through Sharjah International Airport where customs inspection and clearance is carried out.

Telephone: +971 6 5581011

Fax: +971 6 5581428


Office Hours: Daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., except Friday.

SAIF Zone Customs Centre Sharjah

SAIF Zone Customs Centre is adjacent to Sharjah International Airport and close to the main ports, terminals and cities of the country. Despite the short history of the free zone, it has been noted for the fast development providing state-of-the-art facilities for investors. The Customs Centre of the zone provides all customs related services.

Telephone: +971 6 5571323

Fax: +971 6 5570075


Office Hours: Daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. And Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., except Friday.

Airport Passengers Customs Centre Sharjah

The centre is carrying out the following functions: Passenger Customs control Customs Clearance Collection of Customs duties on imported goods

Telephone: +971 6 5081161

Fax: +971 6 5581599


Office Hours: 24 hrs

Post Office Customs Centre Sharjah

Post Office Customs Centre is located at the main Post Office Department. This center is involved in checking and inspection of postal parcels and their clearance. The center notifies consignees to settle any customs duties if applicable, and collect the parcels.

Telephone: +971 6 5725444

Fax: +971 6 5725776


Office Hours: Daily from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., except Friday.

Khorfakkan Customs Centre Sharjah

The importance of this centre is due to the strategic location of the port of Khorfakkan on the major international sea routes between East and West. The port is well equipped with the latest container handling equipment on both quays and storage areas with full back-up transportation for containers to inland destinations. Khorfakkan Customs Centre is mainly involved in clearing containers, however, general cargo is also cleared.

Telephone: +971 9 2371222

Fax: +971 9 2372255


Khatm Melaha Customs Centre Sharjah

Address: located on the border with the Sultanate of Oman, under the administration of Kalba city

The centre at the border terminal provides customs services for passengers and goods including customs clearance and inspection.

Telephone: +971 9 2777744

Fax: +971 9 777144


Office Hours: From 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. (Sunday to Thursday);

Clearance Section: 7/24

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