Maldives Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Maldives
Capital city: Male
Currency: Rufiyaa (MVR)
Local time: GMT + 5
Telephone code: + 960
Bank: Closed on Friday and Saturday, open  on Sunday to Thursday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import: 1. for those aged over 16 years: 200 cigarettes or 25 cigars or 250 grams tobacco.2. irrespective of age: reasonable quantity o ...More Import regulations for Maldives

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Prior permit required from the Ministry of Defense and National Security. ...More Maldives Arms and Ammunition regulations

Additional Information on regulations:

Alcoholic beverages, pork and pork products may be imported only with a permit obtained in advance. ...More additional information for Maldives

Export regulations:

Prohibited: many forms of marine life. Consult ...More Export regulations for Maldives

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations as for passengers apply. ...More crew members customs regulations for Maldives


: Required: health certificate from an authorized veterinarian, stating that the animal is free from infections and contagious diseases.Pets may enter as pa ...More Maldives importing pets regulations

Airport Embarkation Tax

Passengers arriving within 6 days after leaving or transiting ... More Airport Tax regulations for Maldives

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Maldivian Rufiyaa-MVR) ... More Currency Import regulations for Maldives

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