Moving to West Indies

Moving to West Indies

Ports: Check with Agent before shipping

Prohibited: Firearms

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Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations: Forty fluid ounces of wines and spirits are allowable. Any spirits in excess of this will be confiscated but duty can be paid on excess wine. One half pound of tobacco or 50 cigars or 200 cigarettes are allowed per consignment.

Clearance:

Remarks:

Firearms and Weapons

Required Documents:  Prohibited.

Customs Regulations:

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Household Goods and Personal Effects

Required Documents:  Original OBL and legible copy of inventory

Customs Regulations: Goods must have been in use and possession of owner for over 1 year. Must be imported within 3 months of owner’s arrival. Should not be resold or exchanged – a declaration of all of the above must be signed by the importer.

ClearanceCustomer presence required for clearance? Yes

RemarksAll shipments are examined by Customs which usually entails the posting of a bond to secure duty. Also a deposit is made to Customs to cover overtime charges and arrangements must be made to transport the Customs Officer.

New Furniture

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations: Dutiable.

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Pets and Animals

Required Documents:  Veterinarian’s Certificate of good health.

Customs Regulations:

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Vehicles

Required Documents:

Customs Regulations: All motor vehicles are dutiable regardless of age or condition and only diplomats and other persons enjoying duty concessions are exempted.

Clearance:

RemarksFor all left hand drive vehicles, permission must be obtained from the Licensing Authority before they can be imported.

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.