Gallery owners and private owners : do you know whether your works are « cultural items » requiring an authorization to leave the country ?
Museums and exhibition organizers : are you thoroughly familiar with the temporary exit procedure for a « national treasure » ?
In France, as in other countries, the circulation of works of art is regulated. Control is exercised jointly by the Ministry of Culture and the customs department. These necessary so-called « fine arts » formalities must be carried out before the customs formalities.
There are various stages in the fine arts and customs Formalities.
Where should you go ? Which forms should you complete ?
Which documents should you enclose ?
Administrative and customs formalities are therefore an important part of our business and carrying them out requires skill and experience