Uruguay airport customs regulations, prohibited items & food in 2024

Uruguay airport customs regulations, prohibited items & food in 2024

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Get import & export customs regulations, restricted items and food restrictions before travelling to Uruguay. Items allowed to import is Passengers travelling by air or sea from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, and Paraguay, may import goods up to a value of US$300. Prohibited items is Narcotic drugs. Some of restricted items are Domestic animals.

Import Regulations

Free to import items into Uruguay

Tobacco

  • 4 cartons of cigarettes

Other items

  • Passengers travelling by air or sea from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, and Paraguay, may import goods up to a value of US$300. This may not be used more than once a month.
  • Passengers travelling by air or sea from countries other than the countries listed above may import goods up to a value of US$500. This may be used once a year.
  • Passengers travelling by land from any country may import goods up to a value of US$150.
  • Travellers under the age of 18 may import half of the above quantities.
  • Medication for personal use.
  • Personal electronics.

Prohibited items into Uruguay

  • Narcotic drugs.
  • Pornographic material.

Restricted items into Uruguay

  • Domestic animals.
  • Endangered animals, plants, and their derivative products protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) may require protected species permits.

Export Regulations

Free to export items from Uruguay

No rules present

Prohibited items from Uruguay

No rules present

Restricted items from Uruguay

No rules present

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