Zimbabwe Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Zimbabwe
Capital city: Harare
Currency: Zimbabwe Dollar-ZWL no longer in circulation, USD widely in use. GBP, EUR and ZAR also accepted.
Local time: GMT + 2
Telephone code: + 263
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import of goods, new or used, up to a total of USD 200.- per person including: - tobacco and tobacco articles (if in open packages and fo... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Permits are issued by Customs Officers on arrival.... 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

Additional Information on regulations:

Agricultural products, seeds, bulbs, fresh meat, drugs: import license required. ... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of goods up to a value of ZWR 5000,- per person: ... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

Operating crew are permitted to import goods up to USD 20.-. Non-operating crew are permitted to import goods up to USD 200.- on their first trip. ... More information


Cats and dogs need a permit (issued by the Director of Veterinary Services, PO. Box 8012, Causeway, Harare), as well as a health certificate. Pets ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

1. Airport Passenger Service Charge of USD ... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (Zimbabwe Dollar-ZWL no longer i... 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.