New Caledonia Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about New Caledonia
Capital city: Nouméa
Currency: CFP Franc (XPF)
Local time: GMT + 11
Telephone code: + 687
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import of:1. the following items by persons older than 17 years:a. 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 100 cigarillos or 250 grams of tob... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

An import authorization is required. Contact DIRAG - Direction de la Reglementation et de l'Administration Generale, BP C5 - 98844 Noumea. Tel: 687... 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:

The following items must be accompanied by a sanitary certificate in the form prescribed by the veterinary department of New Caledonia:- cooke... More information


Pets checked as cargo with an airway bill and carried on the same aircraft as the accompanying passenger. Pets should have a blood test completed m... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at Noumea (NOU).... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

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

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency (CFP Franc-XPF) and foreign curr... 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.