Republic of North Macedonia

Letter mail
Prohibited articles list
Weight / size limit admitted:
üPostcard – maximum weight 20g.  maximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness – 5mm
üLetter – maxsimum weight 250gmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 5mm.
üSmall packets – maxsimum weight 2kgmaximum size - 240X340mmmaximum thickness: 50mm.
üM bag – maxsimum weight 30kg. maximum height - 80cmmaximum circumference -120cm.
Insured* letters admitted – yes;
Maximum insured value – 1633 SDR**;
On-line tracking provided – yes;
Payments for inbound items in case, when content is a goods:
ü Customs clearance fee - 186 den / $3,2;
ü Threshold level below which items are free of customs duties and other taxes - 
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound letter – 1;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English, French, Macedonian;
Delivery charge for small packets exceeding 500 g – 0.33 SDR;
Period of retention for letters – 30 days;
Web site address of postal administration –
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.

**SDR–Monetary unit (Special Drawing Rights) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - The value of the SDR in terms of the US dollar is determined daily based on exchange rates quoted at noon each day in the London market and posted on the IMF’s 

***Custom declaration for letter post is required only in case, when content is a goods.


Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
Insured* parcels admitted – yes;
Maximum insured value - 1633 SDR**;
On-line tracking provided – yes;
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound parcels – 1;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – French, English;
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee - 186 den / $3,2;
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes - 
To customers’ address:
ü Free – yes;
ü Paid service – yes;
Period of retention for parcels:
ü Min – 30 days;
ü Max –
Web site address of postal administration –
*Insured Parcel–Type of Registered Parcel,  which is insured at cost declared by the sender. Insured value should not be more than the actual cost of the package content and should not exceed 10 000 GEL.
**SDR–Monetary unit (Special Drawing Rights) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - The value of the SDR in terms of the US dollar is determined daily based on exchange rates quoted at noon each day in the London market and posted on the IMF’s 


Weight / size limit admitted:
ü Max weight – 20 kg
ü Max size - 1,05m X 1,05m X 1,05m (or 2m length & greatest circumference);
Maximum insured value:
 for documents: 4000 GEL
 for merchandise: 10 000 GEL
Numbers of customs declarations required for inbound EMS – 1;
Languages in which customs declarations must be completed – English;
Payments for inbound parcels:
ü Customs clearance fee - 
ü Threshold level below which parcels are free of customs duties and other taxes:
For private customers - 
For business customers 
How many attempts at delivery are made: 2
Period of retention for EMS items: 5 days;
Coverage: entire territory
Days of the week on which EMS items are delivered: 1/2/3/4/5/6
EMS item delivery to P.O. Box: Yes
National holidays on which EMS items are not delivered: 1,6,7,19 January, 26,29 April, 1,24 May, 4,14 June, 2,28 August, 8 September, 11,23 October, 8 December
Web site address of postal administration –
*SDR–Monetary unit (Special Drawing Rights) created by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) - The value of the SDR in terms of the US dollar is determined daily based on exchange rates quoted at noon each day in the London market and posted on the IMF’s 
The amount of insurance paid by the customer should not exceed the actual value of the contents of the parcel

Definition of Terms



·        Prohibited items – items whose import into the country is prohibited.    

·        Items admitted conditionally – items whose importation into the country is allowed with the term if a document issued by the relevant authorities of the exporting country is presented.    

·        Items admitted without conditions – items whose import into the country is allowed.    


Detailed information on the HS codes and their titles can be found on the Revenue Service web-page ( or at the following address:


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The below information is based upon the official source of The FYROM 

List of articles prohibited as imports (or in transit) or admitted conditionally
Section I                        Live animals; animal products
Chapter 1                       Live animals
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01.01-06                         All live animalwith the exception of bees, lichens, silkworms.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Bees, lichens, silkworms. See Part II, §§ 2.1.1 and 2.1.2.
Chapter 2                       Meat and edible meat offal
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02.01-10                         Edible meatand offal.
Chapter 3                       Fish and crustaceans, molluscs and otheaquatic invertebrates
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03.01-07                         Fish and crustaceans, molluscand other aquatiinvertebrates.
Chapter 4                       Dairy produce; birds' eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified oincluded
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04.01-10                         See Part II, § 2.1.2.
Chapter 5                       Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included
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05.01-11                         See Part II, § 2.1.2.
Section II                       Vegetable products
Chapter 6                       Live trees and other plants; bulbs, roots and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage
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06.01-04                         See Part II, § 2.2.
Chapter 7                       Edible vegetables and certain roots and tubers
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07.01-14                         Cuttingovegetables.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, § 2.2.1.
Chapter 8                       Edible fruit and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melons
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08.01-14                         Cuttingof fruits.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, § 2.2.1.
Chapter 9                       Coffee, tea, maté and spices
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
09.01-10                         See Part II, § 2.2.1.

Chapte10                    Cereals
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10.01-08                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapter 11                    Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten
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11.01-09                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapter 12                     Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder
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12.01-14                         Sleep-inducing poppies, coca leaves, for private individuals.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, §§ 2.2.2 and 2.7.
Chapte13                    Lacgums, resins and othevegetable saps and extracts
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13.01-02                         See Part II, § 2.2.3. For opium, see Part II, § 2.7.
Chapter 14                    Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included
Section III                      Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetablwaxes
Chapter 15                    (Sole chapter)
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15.01-22                         See Part II, §§ 2.1.2 and 2.2.2.
Section IV                      Prepared  foodstuffs;  beverages,  spirits  and  vinegar;  tobacco  and  manufactured  tobacco substitutes
Chapte16                    Preparations of meat, of fish or of crustaceans, molluscs ootheaquatic invertebrates
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16.01-05                         See Part II, § 2.1.2.
Chapter 17                    Sugars and sugar confectionery
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17.01-04                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapter 18                    Cocoa and cocoa preparations
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18.01-06                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapter 19                    Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; pastrycooks' products
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19.01-05                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapter 20                    Preparations of vegetables, fruits, nuts or other parts of plants
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20.01-09                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.

Chapter 21                    Miscellaneous edible preparations
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21.01-06                         See Part II, § 2.2.2.
Chapte22                    Beverages, spirits anvinegar
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22.01-09                         See Part II, § 2.4.
Chapter 23                    Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal fodder
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23.01-09                         See Part II, § 2.1.2.
Chapter 24                    Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes
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24.01-03                         See Part II, § 2.5.
Section V                       Mineral products
Chapter 25                    Salt; sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials; lime and cement
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25.01-30                         See Part II, § 2.2.1.
Chapte26                    Ores, slag and ash
Chapter 27                     Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; minerawaxes
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27.01-16                         Combustible substances.
Section VI                      Products of the chemical or allied industries
Chapter 28                     Inorganic  chemicals;  organic  or  inorganic  compounds  of  precious  metals,  of  rare-earth metals, of radioactive elements or of isotopes
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28.01-51                         Radioactive substances.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, § 2.8 for medical and scientifiapplications.
Chapte29                    Organic chemicals
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29.01-42                         Combustible substances, narcoticand psychotropisubstancefor individuals.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, § 2.7 for ozone-depleting substances. See Part II, § 2.8.2.
Chapter 30                    Pharmaceutical products
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30.01-06                         Medicamentwitvalid permits.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
See Part II, § 2.8, except for quantities for personal use.

Chapte31                    Fertilisers
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31.01-05                         See Part II, § 2.1.8.
Chapter 32                     Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannins and their derivatives; dyes, pigments and other colouring matter; paints and varnishes; putty and other mastics; inks
Chapter 33                    Essential oils and resinoids; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations
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33.01-07                         See Part II, § 2.8.1.
Chapter 34                     Soap, organic surface-activagents, washing preparations, lubricating preparations, artificial waxespreparewaxespolishinoscouring preparations,candleand  similar  articles, modelling pastes, "dentawaxesand dental preparationwith a basis of plaster
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34.01-07                         See Part II, § 2.8.1.
Chapte35                    Albuminoidal substancesmodified starchesgluesenzymes
Chapter 36                     Explosives;   pyrotechnic   products;   matches;   pyrophoric   alloys;   certain   combustible preparations
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36.01-06                         Explosives, fireworks, combustible preparations.
Chapter 37                    Photographic or cinematographic products
Chapter 38                    Miscellaneous chemical products
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38.01-24                         Dangerousubstances.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
For pesticides. See Part II, § 2.3.
For productwith greater radioactivitand reagents. See Part II, § 2.8.1.
Section VII                     Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof
Chapte39                    Plastics and articles thereof
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39.01-26                         All formof celluloid.
Chapter 40                    Rubber and articles thereof
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40.01-17                         See Part II, § 2.10.
Section VIII                    Raw hideanskins, leather, furskinanarticles thereofsaddlery anharnesstravel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut(other than silk-worm gut)
Chapter 41                    Raw hides and skins (other than furskins) and leather
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41.01-11                         See Part II, § 2.1.2

Chapte42                    Articles of leather; saddlery anharnesstravegoods, handbagansimilacontainers;
articles of animal gut (other than silk-worm gut)
Chapter 43                    Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof
Section IX                      Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of strawof esparto oof other plaiting materials; basketware andwickerwork
Chapter 44                    Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal
Chapte45                    Cork and articles of cork
Chapter 46                    Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork
Section X                       Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard;
paper and paperboard and articles thereof
Chapter 47                    Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulose material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard
Chapte48                    Papeand paperboard; articles of papepulp, of paper or of paperboard
Chapter 49                     Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans
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49.01-11                         Macedonian national currency (Macedonian dinar, bannotes).
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Moneanvaluables. See Part II, §§ 2.17 and 2.11.
Section XI                      Textiles and textile articles
Chapter 50                    Silk
Chapte51                    Wool, fine or coarse animal hair; horsehaiyarn anwoven fabric
Chapter 52                    Cotton
Chapter 53                    Other vegetable textile fibres, paper yarn and woven fabrics of paper yarn

Chapter 54                    Man-made filaments
Chapter 55                    Man-made staple fibres
Chapter 56                     Wadding, felt and non-wovens; special yarns; twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof
Chapter 57                    Carpets and other textile floor coverings
Chapte58                    Speciawoven fabricstufted textile fabricslacetapestriestrimmingsembroidery
Chapter 59                     Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use
Chapter 60                    Knitted or crocheted fabrics
Chapte61                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted
Chapte62                    Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted
Chapter 63                    Other made-up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles; rags
Section XII                     Footwear, headgear, umbrellassun umbrellaswalking-sticksseat-stickswhips, riding- crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles madetherewith; artificial flowersarticles of human hair
Chapter 64                    Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles
Chapte65                    Headgeaand parts thereof
Chapte66                    Umbrellas, sun umbrellaswalking-sticks, seat-stickswhips, riding-crops and parts thereof
Chapter 67                    Prepared feathers and dowand articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers;
articles of human hair
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67.01-04                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.

Section XIII                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products;
glass and glassware
Chapte68                    Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similamaterials
Chapter 69                    Ceramic products
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69.01-14                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Chapte70                    Glass and glassware
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70.01-20                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Section XIV                   Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellerycoin
Chapter 71                    (Sole chapter)
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71.01-18                         Foprecioumetalanimitatiojewellery. SeParII§§ 2.12.an2.17FocoinSee ParII,
§ 2.17.
Section XV                    Base metals and articles of base metal
Chapte72                    Iron and steel
Chapte73                    Articles of iron and steel
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73.01-26                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Chapter 74                    Copper and articles thereof
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74.01-19                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Chapte75                    Nickel and articles thereof
Chapter 76                    Aluminium and articles thereof
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76.01-16                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Chapte77                    (Reserved fopossible future use in the harmonized system)
Chapte78                    Lead and articles thereof
Chapte79                    Zinc and articles thereof

Chapter 80                    Tin and articles thereof
Chapte81                    Othebase metalscermetsarticles thereof
Chapter 82                    Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal
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82.01-15                         See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Chapte83                    Miscellaneous articles of base metal
SectioXVI                   Machinery anmechanicaapplianceselectricaequipmentparts thereofsound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles
Chapte84                    Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliancesparts thereof
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84.01-85                         See Part II, § 2.14.
Chapter 85                     Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers; televisioimagansound recorders and reproducers andparts anaccessorieosuch articles
Section XVII                  Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment
Chapter 86                     Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (includingelectro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds
Chapte87                    Vehicles, other than railwaotramway rolling-stock, and parts and accessories thereof
Chapte88                    Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof
Chapter 89                    Ships, boats and floating structures
Section XVIII                 Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments   and   apparatus;   clocks   and   watches;  musical   instruments;   parts   and accessories thereof
Chapte90                     Opticalphotographiccinematographicmeasuringcheckingprecisionmedicaosurgical instruments and apparatusparts and accessories thereof
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90.01-33                         Measuring instrumentand apparatus. See Part II, § 2.14. Contact lenses. See Part II, § 2.12.2.

Chapte91                    Clocks anwatches and parts thereof
Chapte92                    Musical instrumentsparts and accessories of such articles
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92.01-09                         Mouth organswind instruments. See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Section XIX                   Arms and ammunitionparts and accessories thereof
Chapter 93                    (Sole chapter)
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93.01-07                         Ammunition, bombs, cigarette lighters, etc.
ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
Weapons. See Part II, § 2.15.
Section XX                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Chapter 94                     Furniture, bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishings; lamps and lighting fittings not elsewhere specified or included; illuminated signs, illuminated name-plates and the like; prefabricated buildings
Chapte95                    Toys, games and sports requisitesparts and accessories thereof
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
95.01-08                         Toys. See Part II, § 2.16.
Chapte96                    Miscellaneous manufactured articles
Heading        HS Code              ÿ Articles admitted conditionally
96.01-18                         Toothbrushes, make-up brushefor personal use. See Part II, § 2.12.2.
Section XXI                   Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques
Chapter 97                    (Sole chapter)

Conditions of admission of articles imported or in transit

2.1  Animals and animal products
2.2  Plants and plant products
2.3  Anti-parasite products for agricultural use
2.4  Beverages, alcoholic fluids

2.1.1Import iauthorizewith a health certificate issued bthMinistrof Agriculture and Forestry.
2.1.2Import isubject to a certificate issued bthMinistrof Health:
a      health inspection;
b      market inspection.
2.1.3Permission frothMinistrof Health. Permission frothMinistrof Agriculture and Forestry(Advice of health inspection – Advice of market inspection.)
2.2.1Import isubject to a permit issued bthMinistrof Health:
a      health inspection;
b      market inspection.
2.2.2Import isubject to a permit issued bthMinistrof Health:
a      health inspection;
b      market inspection.
2.2.3Import isubject to a permit issued bthMinistrof Agriculture and ForestryImport isubject to a permit issued bthMinistrof Agriculture and Forestry.
a      for fitness for consumption (health inspection);
b      for quality (market inspection).

2.5  Tobacco                 Importation isubject to a permit issued bthMinistrof Agriculture and Forestry.
2.7  Narcotics                Psychotropic  substances,  plants  and  parts  thereof,  extracts  and  products  containing  narcotics.
Importation iauthorized under the termanwith a permit issued bthMinistrof Health.

2.8  Pharmaceutical products

Pharmaceutical product(medicamentsvaccines, etc):
a      for human use, a permit issued bthMinistrof Health irequired;
b      foveterinarpurposes, a Ministrof Health permit of fitness for consumption is required.
2.8.1Ministrof Health permit of fitness for consumption inecessarfor importation.
2.8.2Permit issued bthMinistrof Health.

2.10  Rubber articles    PharmaceuticaanhygienproductmadorubberequiraimporpermiissuebthMinistry of Health.

2.11  Books, brochures, newspapers, printed matter
2.12  Natural or cultured pearls, precious stones and metals, articles in these substances, imitation jewellery
2.14  Measuring instruments

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2.12.2  A Ministrof Health permit inecessar(not detrimental to health).
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2.15  Wamaterial         Importation subject to presentation of a permit issued bthMinistrof the Interior.


2.16  Gaming machines – Toys

Importation iauthorizewith an advice thathesarnodetrimentathealtissuebthMinistry of Health.
NB: These importation conditiondo not apply to:
a      itemintended for private individualand quantities for domestiuse;
b      itemcontaining medicamentintended for personal use bprivate individuals.

Special provisions, Customs and other

3.1  Drawing up of customs declarations
3.2  Need to insert invoices
3.3  Need to attest to the origin of goods
3.4  Miscellaneous customs provisions
3.5  Provisions on infringements

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