Armenia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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Import regulations:

Free import of:
- 200 cigarettes;
- 2 liters of alcohol;
- 6 items of perfumery products, with a maximum of 5 liters;
- personal goods valued up to USD 10,000.- and 50 kilograms in weight (for residents and non-residents).
The customs declaration filled out on arrival must be retained by the passenger.

- narcotics, pornographic materials, fruits and vegetables without proper documents.

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Passengers can import firearms and ammunition if holding a permit, license or pre-advice obtained via the website . They must be transported as check-in luggage and be declared prior to departure.

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 details please refer to CITES:

Additional Information on regulations:

Pieces of art should be accompanied by a document from the Agency of Cultural Heritage Preservation for export.
Passenger must hold a photo of each piece of art.

Export regulations:

Prohibited: Narcotics, pornographic materials, fruits and vegetables without proper documents.


Pets must be accompanied by a veterinarian health certificate. Pets must have been vaccinated against rabies within 6 months and 20 days prior to entry.

Baggage Clearance regulations:

At first airport of entry.


Currency Import regulations:

Local currency (Armenian Dram - AMD) and foreign currencies: no restrictions. Cash in amounts exceeding USD 10,000.- or equivalent must be declared. Exempt from cash import declaration are passengers arriving from the Eurasian Customs Union ( Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russian Fed.)

Currency Export regulations:

Local currency (Armenian Dram -AMD) and foreign currencies: no restrictions up to USD 10,000.-or equivalent.
Warning: More than USD 10,000- must be transferred via a bank. Exempt are passengers departing to the Eurasian Customs Union ( Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russian Fed.)

Airport Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.

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