Tasks

  • it accomplishes the surveillance of Romanian border;

  • it prevents and controls the illegal migration and the cross -border criminality in the competence area as well as any kind of infringement of the juridical regime of the state border;

  • it carries out the control of the documents necessary for crossing the state border in the crossing locations opened to the international traffic, at the entrance and exit from the free areas, in the points of small traffic and simplified crossing or in another locations, after case, according to the law;

  • it provides the fluent, correct and civilized flow of travellers and goods through the crossing locations of the state border, together with the other authorities which have judicious control over crossing the state border, according to the law;

  • it provides the control of crossing the state border, in accordance with the law, of the weapons, munitions,  of the panoply and self-defence weapons, their respective munitions, explosive substances and the devices loaded with toxic and radioactive substances

  • it surveils, through direct and permanent observation, the aerial space adjacent to the state frontier and territorial sea;

  • it provides the application of the stipulations of the treaties, agreements, conventions and protocols concerning the state frontier and the control of border crossing, concluded between Romania and the neighbour states, with other states, with international or regional organizations;

  • it provides the supervision and the control of the border signs;

  • it organizes and accomplishes the cooperation, in the specific domains of activity, with similar institutions of the neighbour states, of another countries or state communities, according to the bilateral or multilateral agreements of Romania;

  • it organizes actions in order to discover and identify the persons who have broken the law or intend to break the rules of the juridical regime of the state border as well as other legal stipulations established in competence;

  • it develops some specific activities in order to establish the penal facts and it provides research concerning them, according to the law;

  • it establishes the contraventions and applies the fines , according to the law;

  • it coordinates the activities of the staff of other institutions or of economical agents which, according to the law, are carrying out their activity in the crossing point of the state border, related to crossing the state border, and it ensures that the law is observed by the entire personnel in the border crossing point;

  • it ensures the keeping of order and public placidity in the crossing points of the state border and it participates in this kinds of actions in the border localities, at the request of other state authorities;

  • it participates together with other formations of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, in cooperation with troops of the Ministry of National Defence, with units of civil protection and with other authorities stipulated by the law, in activities of rescue and evacuation of the persons and goods endangered by fires, explosions,

  • amages, accidents, natural calamities and catastrophes as well as in activities of restriction and removal of the results caused by such events;

  • it participates together with the territorial authorities for the environment protection and, with the border authorities of the neighbour states, in the case requires it, in taking the necessary measures for preventing the ecological risks and producing of damages and in the case of accidents which affect the environment agents, it participates to remove their effects;

  • it protects the life, the corporal integrity and the freedom of people, public and private property, other rights and legitimate interests of the citizens and community;

  • it supervises and provides the observance of the Romanian state rights in the waters from the jurisdiction area;

  • it prevents and controls the piracy, terrorist actions and the specific facts of the organized crime in the waters under the jurisdiction of Romanian state;

  • it carries out, directly or together with the customs authority, the control of the ships and crafts which are performing illegal activities in the jurisdiction area or they are intercepted undergoing such activities;

  • it performs the control of the ships and crafts together with the territorial units for the environment protection in case of evacuation of the utilized waters or in case of generating accidental pollution;

  • it participates in the supervision, control and ensuring the protection and preservation of the game fund and the natural fishing stock through preventing and fighting against the illegal hunting and fishing as well as the illegal exploitation of other biological and non-biologic resources in the waters of the jurisdiction area;

  • it is looking for ships in danger in the waters of the jurisdiction area and in the autonomous sea and it participates in the rescue of their ship's crews in case of necessity and it carries out rescue actions of the ships and their freights at request, according to the international sea law;

  • it accomplishes the supervision and participates in the control of respecting the standards concerning the order and security of navigation in the waters of the jurisdiction area and in the harbours, in cooperation with the local authorities of the harbour captaincy;

  • it interdicts, directly or with the requested participation of the ship units of the Ministry of National Defence, the access of the foreign ships in some special areas, sectors or districts of the territorial sea and the navigable ways under the jurisdiction of Romanian state through the temporarily adjournment of the right of noffensive passing, according to the law;

  • it provides the protection and it participates in the defence of particular significant objectives in the waters of the jurisdiction area, in cooperation with the naval units of the Ministry of National Defence, and with other forces, according to the plans approved in advance;

The Romanian Border Police s the specialized state institution which carries out the attributions appertaining to it and referring to the surveillance and control of the crossing of the state border ... read more