Lesotho Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Lesotho
Capital city: Maseru
Currency: Loti (LSL)
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 266
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import of:- 200 cigarettes and 20 cigars and 250 grams of tobacco;- 2 liters of wine and 1 liter of alcoholic beverages (irrespectiv... 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. Import permits can... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

1. Passenger must declare all goods above LSL 5,000.- in value by means of a form SAD500. On the day of departure the SAD500 form has to be endorse... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of souvenirs and presents up to a value of LSL 5,000.-. A formal declaration is required if exceeding this amount. ... More information


Cats and dogs must be accompanied by a veterinarian good health and rabies inoculation certificates issued at point of origin. ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of final destination in Lesotho.Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination ... 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 (Lesotho Loti-LSL) and foreig... More information

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.