Sao Tome and Principe Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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Customs

Import regulations:

Free import, irrespective of age of passenger:

a reasonable quantity of tobacco products;

a reasonable quantity of perfume in opened bottles.

Prohibited: alcoholic beverages; lottery tickets.

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 details please refer to CITES: www.cites.org.

Export regulations:

No restrictions.

Pets:

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

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the first airport of entry in Sao Tome and Principe.


Currency

Currency Import regulations:

Allowed local currency (Sao Tome and Principe Dobra-STN) and foreign currencies: no restrictions, if declared on arrival.

Currency Export regulations:

Allowed local currency (Sao Tome and Principe Dobra-STN) and foreign currencies: up to the amount imported and declared on arrival.


Airport Tax

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

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