Algeria Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Algeria
Capital city: Algiers
Currency: Algerian Dinar (DZD)
Local time: GMT + 1
Telephone code: + 213
Bank: Closed on Friday and Saturday, open  on Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by passengers older than 17 years only:1. 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 400 grams of tobacco.2. 1/2 liter of Eau de Cologne ... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import is prohibited.... 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 an unlimited amount of tobacco products. Prohibited: firearms, gold, jewelry. ... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a veterinarian rabies inoculation certificate, issued at point of origin. Psittacine birds: health certificate... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Algeria. Baggage cannot be through checked onto domestic flights. ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Foreign currencies: unlimited if declared on ar... More information

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