Benin (Republic) Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Benin (Republic)
Capital city: Porto Novo
Currency: CFA Franc (XOF)
Local time: GMT + 1
Telephone code: + 229
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by tourists over 15 years of age:- 200 cigarettes or 100 cigarillos or 25 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco;- 1 bottle of wine and ...More Import regulations for Benin (Republic)

Wild Fauna and Flora

: The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited or restricted under CITES. For further de ...More Benin (Republic) wild fauna and flora regulations


: Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a veterinarian health certificate and rabies vaccination certificate, issued at point of origin. ...More Benin (Republic) importing pets regulations

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation ... More Airport Tax regulations for Benin (Republic)

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (CFA Franc-XOF): ... More Currency Import regulations for Benin (Republic)

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