Day of employees of the Azerbaijan Customs (30/01)

Every year on January 30, the Republic celebrates the Day of Azerbaijan Customs Service Workers, established by the Decree of the President of Azerbaijan in 1997.

The day of this professional holiday was chosen due to the fact that on January 30, 1992, by the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan A. Mutalibov "On the establishment of the Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan", the first customs service of independent Azerbaijan was established - the Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan.

Established "in order to strengthen the economic basis of sovereignty, ensure the security of the Republic of Azerbaijan, protect its economic and political interests," the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan today is the main organization responsible for the security and smooth functioning of the borders of Azerbaijan.