Congo Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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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:

Crew members customs regulations:

There are no duty free import allowances for crew.


Must be accompanied by a Veterinarian Health certificate issued in country of origin and issued 5 days before transportation. The certificate must record a vaccination against rabies.

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage must be cleared at the first airport of entry in Congo. This also applies to baggage of transit passengers with a destination outside Congo.

Airport Tax

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


Local currency: CFA Franc-XAF.

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