Palau Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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Customs

Import regulations:

free import of:
- One bottle of liquor;
- One pack of 20 cigarettes or 1 cigar or total of 3 ounces of pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco or loose smoking tobacco.

Prohibited: controlled substances and weapons.

Import tax of USD 5.- applies per each pack of 20 cigarettes or per each 0.17 kilograms (approx. 0.06 ounces) of pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco or loose smoking tobacco, exceeding the free import limit.

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Visitors are not allowed to import arms and ammunition.
Military personnel or law enforcement travelers need a written permission from the President of Palau.

Export regulations:

No information available yet.


Currency

Currency Import regulations:

Local currency (United States Dollar-USD) and foreign currencies: all currency notes exceeding USD 10,000.- or equivalent must be declared upon arrival.

Currency Export regulations:

No information available yet.


Airport Tax

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

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