Chongqing Entry-Exit Inspection & Quarantine Bureau of the People's Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as “CIQ Chongqing”) is the administrative law enforcement authority and foreign-related economy supervision department established in Chongqing by the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection and Quarantine the People's Republic of China (hereinafter referred to as “AQSIQ”) to regulate entry-exit inspection and quarantine work in the administrative area of Chongqing under authorization and pursuant to relevant laws. It's reorganized from the former Chongqing Sanitation and Quarantine Bureau, Chongqing Animal & Plant Quarantine Bureau, and Chongqing Import & Export Commodity Inspection Bureau. CIQ Chongqing is responsible for supervision and management of entry-exit health quarantine, animal & plant quarantine, and import & export commodity inspection and surveying in Chongqing area according to laws, regulations, departmental rules, and regulatory documents such as Import & Export Commodity Inspection Law of the People's Republic of China and its implementing regulations, Entry-Exit Animal and Plant Quarantine Law of the People's Republic of China and its implementing regulations, Frontier Health and Quarantine Law of the People's Republic of China and its implementing regulations, Food Safety Law of the People's Republic of China, etc.
CIQ Chongqing has 14 internal departments, a Party Committee Office, and a Supervision and Audit Office. In order to provide convenient administrative service, 10 branch organizations are established: CIQ Wanzhou, CIQ Fuling, CIQ Jiulongpo Port, CIQ Lianglu-cuntan Bonded Port, CIQ Xiyong, CIQ Airport, CIQ Chongqing International Post Office, CIQ Railway Station, CIQ Yongchuan, CIQ Chongqing Economic and Technological Zone. Besides, CIQ Chongqing has also established a Logistics Service Centre, an Inspection & Quarantine Technical Centre, Chongqing International Travel Healthcare Centre, and a corporate legal entity: Chongqing Entry-exit Inspection & Quarantine Association.
Presently CIQ Chongqing has 407 staff members mainly majored in science, engineering, agriculture, medicine, law, and foreign language. Through various education and training, CIQ Chongqing has cultivated a team of administrative officials with sound ideology, excellent work style, exquisite technique, and respectable integrity, which has laid a solid foundation for the development of Chongqing's inspection and quarantine cause.
CIQ Chongqing boasts 5 state-level key laboratories (Tung Oil Testing Laboratory, Organic Agricultural Product Testing Laboratory, Electrical & Electronic Appliance Testing Laboratory, Chinese Medicinal Material Species Identification & Quality Safety Testing Laboratory, Vector-borne Diseases Testing Laboratory(in preparation)), 8 regional key laboratories such as Central Down and Feather Laboratory and Central Medical Biological Vectors Surveillance Laboratory. CIQ Chongqing's Technical Centre is equipped with over 70,000,000 yuan's worth of advanced equipment such as HPLC, GC, GC-MS, LC-MS/MS, automatic microorganism analyzer, plasma emission spectrometer, automatic immunofluorescence analyzer, and is capable of analyzing about 3000 items. Environment & Quality Testing Committee of Chongqing Analysis and Testing Association, Chongqing Large Scientific Instruments Resource Sharing Platform CIQ Chongqing Sub-centre, Chongqing Engineering Technology Research Center for Import and Export Food Safety are all subordinate to the Technical Centre of CIQ Chongqing. Winning the “First Prize for ‘Excellent Sub-centre' of Chongqing Large Scientific Instruments Resource Sharing Platform” and the title of “Star Equipment Team”for 4 years successively, and in 2011, being jointly rewarded the title “Advanced Unit in AQSIQ System” by AQSIQ and Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security, the Technical Centre of CIQ Chongqing provides powerful technical support for entry-exit inspection and quarantine work.
CIQ Chongqing persistently implements the strategic concept of “focusing on quality”, “ensuring safety”, “facilitating development”, and “enhancing quality inspection”, and continuously improves administrative inspection and quarantine law enforcement system supported by technical insurance and with administrative entry-exit inspection and quarantine law enforcement as its main duty. In 2008, CIQ Chongqing's administrative management system successfully passed the ISO9000 certification, and in 2011, performance management system was implemented in the whole unit, thus up-grading the management level to a new stage. CIQ Chongqing has successively earned the title of “Top 100 Civilized Unit” of Chongqing, “Advanced Party Building Unit” of Chongqing, and “Model Staff Home” of Chongqing governmental departments.
CIQ Chongqing will keep on fulfilling the missions of “being loyal to the duty”, “being brave to take responsibility”, “being strict in safety guarding”, and “protecting the country and the people”. It will continue to strictly safeguard the country, serve Chongqing, and make new contributions to maintenance of the country's safety and foreign trade development with first-class mental state, first-class service, first-class performance, first-class equipment, and first-class staff.
Address: No 8, Honghuang Rd., Jiangbei District, Chongqing, China