Unity – Discipline – Solidarity

MottoImproving ourselves to serve better
ColorsRed – White (official colors) Green – White (substitute colors)
Operating headquartersCustoms general Directorate
Bloc des Madeleines , Republic Blvd. x André Peytavain Av./ BP : 4033 – Dakar / Standard : 33 839 00 00 / E-mail : (Sénégal)
PresidentPapa Amadou Ousmane GUEYE
Directeur Général des Douanes
Deputy PresidentAhmadou THIOYE
Secretary generalAmadou Lamine SARR




GAINDE or the automatic management of customs information is a strategic platform of Senegalese customs, centered on the management of customs’ clearance. "GAINDE Integral" improves considerably the way of managing procedures. Thus people move from less paper topaperless or electronic processing,known as the dematerialization. This technological revolution in the customs’ Administration aims at great feats and better service for the public.


The ORBUS 2000 system is developed to make easier procedures of international trade by using electronic communication or exchanges. This allows interconnecting different stakeholders evolving in the international trade. The system is also based on technological infrastructure and a device of services.

The electronic payment of customs’ duties and assimilated taxes consists of giving to the economic operatorthe ability to pay the amount of customs’ duties from one’s work station, by charging an account opened in a commercial bank.