Bolivia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Bolivia
Capital city: La Paz, Sucre
Currency: Boliviano (BOB)
Local time: GMT - 4
Telephone code: + 591
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by passengers of 18 years of age and older:- 400 cigarettes, 50 cigars or 500 grams of tobacco;- 3 liters of alcoholic bevera... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

A Permit, granted by the Bolivian Ministry of Defense, is required to import firearms and/or ammunition. This must be obtained prior to arrival ... More information

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 detail... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of reasonable quantities of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages. ... More information


Birds, cats and dogs must be accompanied by a good health certificate issued by a government official authority at point of origin. ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of final destination in Bolivia, if the carrier is operating under the same flight number.Exempt: bag... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Exit tax is levied on nationals and residents of Bolivia and on visitors stay... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Bolivian Boliviano-BOB) and for... More information

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