Customs & Border Protection

homeland
U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in the Area Ports of Maine perform inspectional operations for arriving cruise ships in the Ports of Portland. CBP strives to provide the utmost in passenger service to the cruise industry calling upon these ports, while simultaneously protecting the citizens and institutions of the United States. CBP has taken great steps to expedite the inspection of cruise passengers and allow for progressive debarkation.