In accordance with Regulation (EU) No 1052/2013 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 22 October 2013 concerning the establishment of the European Border Surveillance System (EUROSUR), in particular, the exchange of information in the field of border surveillance within Eurosur, each Member State operates and maintains a National Coordination Center, which coordinates and exchanges information with the responsible Authorities for external border surveillance at national level as well as with other coordinating centers and Frontex (EBCG).
According to Law 4058/2012, as amended and replaced by Law 4249/2014 (Articles 101-103), our country, in compliance with the aforementioned Regulation, establish the National Coordination Center for Border Control, Immigration and Asylum (N.C.C.B.C.I.A.), with main task the coordinating of actions of all the agencies at national level on issues of immigration and asylum.
The N.C.C.B.C.I.A. is an independent service directly subordinated to the Minister of Citizens’ Protection and is the “National Coordination Center” within the meaning of the above regulation, which implements the national border surveillance system and exchanges information among all the competent Member States authorities and Frontex (EBCG).
General Coordinator of the Hellenic N.C.C., is currently Police Major General Dimitrios Mallios.
National Coordination Center for Border Control, Immigration and Asylum
4 P. Kanellopoulou St., GR-10177, Athens
Telephone: (+30) 210 6928 794, (+30) 213 1520 406
Fax.: (+30) 213 1527 566