Cayman Islands Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Cayman Islands
Capital city: George Town
Currency: Cayman Islands Dollar (KYD).
Local time: GMT - 5
Telephone code: + 1
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

 

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by passengers over 18 years of age:- 200 cigarettes or 100 cigarillos, or 25 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco;- 1 liter or spir... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

A permit issued by the commissioner of police/district commissioner is required for the import of firearms, ammunition and explosives (other tha... More information
 

Wild Fauna and Flora:

The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited under CITES. For further details please refer... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Plants or plant products require a phytosanitary certificate.Meat or meat products require a certificate of Wholesomeness.For more inform... More information
 

Export regulations:

Prohibited: The export of lobster, conch or conch meat is prohibited (unless in transit).... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations as for passengers apply.... More information
 

Pets:

Birds, cats and dogs need a health certificate from the Cayman Isl. Dept. of Agriculture. Cats and dogs will only be permitted to enter when aged t... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in the Cayman Isl. Exempt: - baggage of transit passengers with a final... 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 (Cayman Isl. Dollar-KYD): no res... More information

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