Liberia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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Import regulations:

Free import
1. for adults only:
- 200 cigarettes, 25 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco;
- 1 liter of drinkable spirits and 1 liter of wine;
2. for all passengers:
- 100 grams of perfumed spirits (4 fluid ounces) and 1 liter of eau de toilette;
- other goods (new) up to a total value of USD 125.-.

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:

Additional Information on regulations:

For flowers and plants: a health certificate issued by the competent authorities in the country of origin is needed.


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by an import permit issued by the Ministry of Agriculture and veterinarian good health and rabies inoculation certificates issued at the point of origin.

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Liberia.

Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination outside of Liberia.


Currency Import regulations:

Local currency (Liberian Dollar-LRD) and foreign currencies: Up to a maximum of USD 10,000.- or equivalent in other currencies. Higher amounts must be declared on arrival.

Currency Export regulations:

Local currency (Liberian Dollar-LRD) and foreign currencies: up to USD 7,500.- or equivalent. Higher amounts (may only be exported in the form of bank drafts, traveler's cheques, money orders etc.) must be declared.

Airport Tax

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

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