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Lapse in Federal Funding Impact on CBP Website Operations Notice

NOTICE: Due to the lapse in federal funding, this website will not be actively managed. This website was last updated on December 21, 2018 and will not be updated until after funding is enacted. As such, information on this website may not be up to date. Transactions submitted via this website might not be processed and we will not be able to respond to inquiries until after appropriations are enacted.


Aviso del impacto de la interrupción de fondos federales en las operaciones del sitio web del Oficina de Aduanas y Protección Fronteriza de los Estados Unidos (CBP, por sus siglas en inglés)

AVISO:  A causa de la interrupción de fondos federales, este sitio de web no será administrado activamente. La última actualización a este sitio web se realizó el 21 de diciembre de 2018 y no se harán más actualizaciones hasta que el gobierno reanude operaciones; por ende, puede que el sitio web no refleje la información más reciente. Es posible que no podamos procesar transacciones ni responder a
preguntas hasta que se reanuden operaciones.

CBP Officer

CBP Officers have exciting careers enforcing laws that protect the United States.

CBP’s primary mission is preventing terrorism. As a CBP Officer, you will secure the border and prevent drug smuggling while enforcing immigration laws, protecting agriculture, and ensuring trade compliance.

For CBP Officers, signing up to serve is a commitment that is not taken lightly. It’s a pledge to protect our country’s borders and our freedoms.

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“I enjoy working for CBP because of the endless opportunities. I can go anywhere in the world and do an infinite variety of jobs. At the same time, it provides a stable career for me and my family.”

Why We Love Our Job

“I enjoy working for CBP because of its fast paced ever evolving environment. Working to interdict threats against the United States is rewarding. There is always a chance to learn something new and to share with your fellow officers the knowledge you possess.”

Behind the Badge

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New York Native CBP Officer Loves Year Round Golf in Arizona

After one temporary duty assignment at the Port of Nogales, Arizona, golf aficionado Heather Snide decided she was leaving the cold northeast border and switching to a year round golf climate. Her work at the Southern Border is interesting, varied and provides great career satisfaction.

CBP’s Border Life

Last modified: 
December 20, 2018