Sierra Leone Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Sierra Leone
Capital city: Freetown
Currency: Leone (SLL)
Local time: GMT + 0
Telephone code: + 232
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import (irrespective of age) of the following:200 cigarettes or 250 grams of tobacco; 1 liter of alcoholic beverages. ... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import permit required.... 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. For further detail... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of the following: a reasonable quantity of imported tobacco and alcoholic beverages for personal use; ... More information


Dogs and cats must be accompanied by an import authorization from the Veterinary Dept. and an additional health and rabies vaccination certificate ... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of final destination in Sierra Leone. Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destin... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Passenger Service Charge is levied on passengers when embark... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Allowed. Local currency (Sierra Leone Leone-SLL... More information

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