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Member States

Denmark

The Danish Structure The responsibility of executing national border security lies with the police. There is no national Border Guard Service. On the maritime borders, the police use vessels from the Royal Danish Navy as platform. The police have special trained maritime interception teams in all 12 districts. The responsibility for surveillance of the Danish territorial water, i.e. the area wit ...

Latvia

The State Border Guard is an institution subordinated to the Minister of the Interior. The State Border Guard is an armed institution and it serves to ensure the security of the state border and to prevent illegal migration. Every day more than 2000 border guards and employees of the State Border Guard fulfil their duties of service. Currently the State Border Guard comprises the Central Board, t ...

Lithuania

State Border Guard Service under the ministry of the interior MISSION. Strengthen the protection of external borders and the national security of the Republic of Lithuania by ensuring an effective state border and illegal immigration control SBGS's Tasks. ORGANISATIONAL (FUNCTIONAL) STRUCTURE. Ministry of the Interior: Police Department, State Border Guard Service, Financial Crime Investigation ...

Norway

The model for border security in Norway is based on the police having overall responsibility for performing checks on persons at border-crossing points and for ensuring that the surveillance of border sections is carried out. For this task the police have the assistance of military units, both at the land border with Russia and at the outer maritime border. Police carry out control in areas near t ...

Russia

Russia's FSB Border Guard Service Central and Regional Authorities:Principal Operational Tasks and Administrative Functions The border guard authorities comprise an integral component of the Federal Security Service (FSB). The administrative supervision of Russian border guard authorities is being exercised by the Russia's FSB Border Guard Service, which is empowered with the following principal ...