Tag: Customs and Border Control

Can I carry my own CBD oil into Cayman?

Can I carry my own CBD oil into Cayman?

| 05/06/2019 | 4 Comments

I’ll be travelling from Canada, where CBD oil is legal, to the Cayman Islands on 1 June this year. I’m wondering, since medicinal CBD is legal in Cayman, am I able to travel with it from Canada to the Cayman Islands or do I have to purchase there? Auntie’s answer: First I want to apologise […]

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Why is shipping inter-island so complicated?

Why is shipping inter-island so complicated?

| 24/05/2019 | 0 Comments

If you are shipping a vehicle from Cayman Brac to Grand Cayman for repairs (vehicle purchased on GCM) why does it have to go through customs?  There is so much red tape involved. First you have to go to Thompson Shipping in GCM to pick up the paperwork, then drive to customs by the airport with […]

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Do I need to pay duty if goods  don’t remain in Cayman?

Do I need to pay duty if goods don’t remain in Cayman?

| 17/05/2019 | 7 Comments

I am a Caymanian who works overseas. I’m in Cayman on vacation and I took a shopping trip to Miami before I head back to the country where I am currently residing/working. The stuff I purchased in Miami will be taken out of Cayman in a week. Do I have to pay Customs duty when I […]

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Customs training improves awareness of financial crimes

Customs training improves awareness of financial crimes

| 17/05/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Customs and Border Control (CBC) trained 61 officers to enable them to better track, tackle and deal with specific kinds of financial crimes that they could encounter at entry and exit points of the Cayman Islands. The training sessions were conducted as five, intensive one-day workshops by the CBC training unit, a […]

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HR manager top employee for February

HR manager top employee for February

| 07/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Human resources manager Simone Mamby has been named Cayman Islands Government Employee of the Month for February for her role in facilitating the merger of the Immigration Enforcement Unit and the Customs Department into Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control (CBC). Mamby delivered an “outstanding customer experience” by playing a “pivotal role” […]

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