Madagascar Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Madagascar
Capital city: Antananarivo
Currency: Ariary (MGA)
Local time: GMT + 3
Telephone code: + 261
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.


Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by persons of 21 years of age and older:1. 200 cigarettes or 25 cigars or 500 grams of tobacco;2. 2 liters of alcoholic bever... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Exit permit issued by Madagascar is required for re-export of arms and ammunition.... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

Import permit obtained before arrival required for all vegetables.... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of:1. up to max. 2 kilograms of vanilla.2. jewellery for:a. residents: max. 250 grams of jewellery (hallmarked); or... More information


Import authorization must be obtained before departure. Required: veterinary certificate issued by an official veterinarian in place of depa... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Madagascar. ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Residents and non-residents: local currency (Ma... More information

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