Namibia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Namibia
Capital city: Windhoek
Currency: Namibia Dollar (NAD)
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 264
Bank: Closed on Saturday afternoon and  Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import by:1. passengers of 18 years of age or older:- 400 cigarettes and 50 cigars and 250 grams of tobacco;- 2 liters of wi... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Passengers are advised to apply for an import permit prior to arrival. The application form Pol 573 has to be forwarded via email to ... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

An import permit is required.... More information

Additional Information on regulations:

Import allowances apply once a month to residents who have been out of Namibia for more than 48 hours. Returning Namibian residents who have been a... More information

Export regulations:

Export permit may be required for export of minerals, agricultural products etc.... More information


Cats and dogs require an import permit, veterinary health certificate and a rabies vaccination given at least 30 days and at most 12 months before ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Namibia.Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination outsid... 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 (Na... 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.