The Customs Act, 1962
106A. POWER TO INSPECT. –
1[106A. Power to inspect.—Any proper officer authorised in this behalf by the 2[Commissioner of Customs] may, for the purpose of ascertaining whether or not the requirements of this Act have been complied with at any reasonable time, enter any place intimated under Chapter IVA or Chapter IVB, as the case may be, and inspect the goods kept or stored therein and require any person found therein, who is for the time being in charge thereof, to produce to him for his inspection the accounts maintained under the said Chapter IVA or Chapter IVB, as the case may be, and to furnish to him such other information as he may reasonably require for the purpose of ascertaining whether or not such goods have been illegally imported, exported or are likely to be illegally exported.]
1. Ins. by Act 12 of 1969, sec. 3 (w.r.e.f. 3-1-1969).
2. Subs. by Act 22 of 1995, sec. 50, for “Collector of Customs” (w.e.f. 26-5-1995).