Belize Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Belize
Capital city: Belmopan
Currency: Belize Dollar (BZD)
Local time: GMT - 6
Telephone code: + 501
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import of:1. 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco products;2. 1 liter of wine or spirits;3. gifts and souvenirs ... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

The passenger must have the following documents, obtained prior to arrival:- a firearms permit approved by the Commissioner of Police of Beliz... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

The import of agricultural produce, plants, meat and meat products, processed foods, live animals and veterinary drugs are subject to restrictions ... More information


Cats and dogs require an import permit from the Agriculture Department Belmopan, Belize, attn. Chief Agricultural Officer, a General Health Certifi... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Belize.... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Departure Tax is levied on passengers leaving Belize: - USD 17.50.- for ... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Belize Dollar-BZD) BZD and fore... More information

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