Bahamas Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Bahamas
Capital city: Nassau
Currency: Bahamian Dollar (BSD)
Local time: GMT - 5
Telephone code: + 1 242
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

For residents and non-residents:Over 18 years of age:1. 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 1 lbs. of tobacco;2. 1 US quart of spirits an... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Prohibited unless holding a police permit prior to entry. ... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

For agricultural products, plants of all types, wood carvings or similar items: apply to the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries. ... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by an Import permit not older than one year (valid for one entry), Veterinary Health Certificate and must:a.... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry on the Bahamas.... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Bahamian Dollar - BSD): not ... More information

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