Suriname Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Suriname
Capital city: Paramaribo
Currency: Surinam Dollar (SRD)
Local time: GMT - 3
Telephone code: + 597
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import:- 200 cigarettes or 20 cigars or 200 cigarillos or 500 grams of tobacco (products); - 1 liter of spirits, 4 liters of wine an... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import license is required for firearms, ammunition and other weapons. ... 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:

Prohibited: all fruits (except reasonable quantity for personal use imported from the Netherlands), vegetables, plants, roots, bul... More information


Pets must be accompanied by a:- veterinarian good health certificate issued at point of origin and not older than 2 weeks before departure; an... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at Paramaribo (PBM). Exempt: baggage of transit passengers with a destination outside of Suriname.... 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 (Suriname Dollar-SRD): SRD 150.-... 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.