New Rules for Customs Brokers – Bringing Your Brokerage into Compliance with the Modernized Part 111
By: Adrienne Braumiller Founding Partner and Bruce Leeds, Senior Counsel
After several years of review by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (“CBP”), the Customs Broker community, and the Commercial Customs Operations Advisory Council, CBP unveiled the new Customs Broker Regulations under 19 C.F.R. Part 111. On October 18, 2022, CBP published the final rules, Modernization of the Customs Broker Regulations, 87 FR 63267, and Elimination of Customs Broker District Permit Fee, 87 FR 63262, which go into effect on Monday, December 19, 2022.