To develop, taking into account the interests of business circles, proposals on improvement of methods of customs processing and customs control, on creating conditions which may promote acceleration of foreign trade merchandise flows by means of simplification and reducing time consuming customs procedures.
To raise the level of legal awareness in the area of customs.
To assist in implementation of measures targeted to uniform application of customs legislation by all customs offices of the Russian Federation.
To interact with advisory councils of customs offices, and also with advisory councils at customs services of foreign states.
Popularize customs procedures in the Russian Federation.