Moving to Oman

Moving to Oman

Ports: Muscan (Port Sultan Qaboos)

Prohibited: Narcotics, Firearms, Drugs, Explosives, Pornographic and Alcoholic Beverages

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Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations:

Clearance:

RemarksNot permitted to be included with personal effects and household furniture. Only companies who hold an import license are allowed to import these items.

Diplomatic Removals

Required Documents:  (1) Authorization letter from the Embassy/Consulate to clear and deliver the cargo on their behalf. (2) Ministry of Foreign Affairs Clearance (3) Fully detailed inventory

Customs Regulations: Normally duty-free.

Clearance:

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Firearms and Weapons

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations:

Clearance:

RemarksNot allowed.

Video, Audio Cassette and Books

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations: These are restricted items. These items will be detained for censoring, a process which can take up to 3 weeks. If found unsuitable, such items will be destroyed and the consignee is liable to pay a fine.

Clearance:

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Household Goods and Personal Effects

Required Documents:  (1) Fully detailed inventory (2) Passport copy of consignee, including the page where Omani visa is stamped (3) Authorization letter from consignee authorizing clearance and delivery of the goods on her/her behalf

Customs Regulations: Items which were used more than 1 year are usually exempted from duty; if not, duty is 5%.

Clearance:

RemarksShipments cannot be cleared till the consignee has landed in Oman, and he/she holds a valid Omani Visa.

Vehicles

Required Documents:  (1) Import License into Oman (2) Certificate of registration copy from the origin country. (3) Passport copy of consignee (4) Authorization letter from consignee to clear the car on his/her behalf

Customs Regulations:

Clearance:

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Pets and Animals

Required Documents:  (1) Health Certificate issued by the health authorities in the country of origin (2) Authorization letter from consignee to clear the pets on his/her behalf

Customs Regulations:

Clearance:

RemarksSix months quarantine.

Please note:
The information on this page is intended as a guide and NOT as a complete or definitive resource.
The information on this page should not be used as an authoritative reference.