Antigua and Barbuda airport customs regulations, prohibited items & food in 2024

Antigua and Barbuda airport customs regulations, prohibited items & food in 2024

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Antigua and Barbuda customs 🇦🇬
Get import & export customs regulations, restricted items and food restrictions before travelling to Antigua and Barbuda. Items allowed to import is Personal goods up to a value of EC$700. Prohibited items is Firearms having a disguised appearance; in particular pistols made to resemble pens and pencils. Some of restricted items are Animals, including pets, and their derivative products including meat, must be accompanied by a Veterinary Import Licence from the Veterinary & Livestock Division.

Import Regulations

Free to import items into Antigua and Barbuda

Tobacco

  • 200 cigarettes;
  • 100 cigarillos;
  • 50 cigars; or
  • 250 grams of manufactured tobacco.

Alcohol

  • Funds of more than US$10,000 must be declared to the customs authorities.

Currency

  • Funds of more than US$10,000 must be declared to the customs authorities.

Other items

  • Personal goods up to a value of EC$700.

Prohibited items into Antigua and Barbuda

  • Firearms having a disguised appearance; in particular pistols made to resemble pens and pencils.
  • Pipes and other utensils for use in the consumption of any drug prohibited by law.
  • Camouflage clothing.
  • Goods, the importation of which is prohibited by any other law of Antigua and Barbuda.

Restricted items into Antigua and Barbuda

  • Animals, including pets, and their derivative products including meat, must be accompanied by a Veterinary Import Licence from the Veterinary & Livestock Division. For further information, please visitEntry Requirements for Live Animals, Meat and Animal Products into Antigua and Barbuda.
  • Plants and their derivative products must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate and may require an import permit. For further information, please visitPlant Protection Trade Regulation Information.
  • Any mechanical game which, in the opinion of the Comptroller of Custom and Excise, is such as can be used to play any game of chance for money or money's worth requires authorisation by the Comptroller of Customs and Excise.
  • The importation of tear gas requires the written authority of the Commissioner of Police.
  • Imitation currency requires authorisation from the Comptroller of Customs and Excise.
  • Herbs or plants to be used in medicine require authorisation from the Chief Medical Officer or the Chief Veterinary Officer.
  • Arms and ammunition require written permission from the Commissioner of Police.

Export Regulations

Free to export items from Antigua and Barbuda

No rules present

Prohibited items from Antigua and Barbuda

  • See prohibited import list.

Restricted items from Antigua and Barbuda

  • See restricted import list.

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