The use of each of the exemptions for the
previously established amounts, is per individual, and can not be considered as
an overall total.
The following may also enter the country
without payment of a duty:
Goods in use such as articles of clothing,
toiletries, articles for personal consumption, use and adornment; including
personal jewellery, books, magazines and documents in general; babies’ prams
and wheel chairs for the disabled, all provided that they do not enter the
country for commercial or industrial purposes.
with a duty payment of 50%, if
you intend to sell the item or leave it in the country for someone else's use
(if you do not, please remember to declare the item upon arrival and show the
declaration together with the item when leaving, to be exempt from this tax):
TV, audio and video equipment
Photography, cinematic, and optical equipment
Clocks and watches
Computer and telephone equipment
Medical and Surgical equipment
Electric and/or mechanical machines and
Parts, accessories and spares for these articles
Of these articles only one unit per person
Retain and present the corresponding receipt of
You MAY NOT bring:
Merchandise that does not constitute luggage
Firearms (without authorisation from the
Competent Body), explosives, inflammables, drugs.
Merchandise prohibited for import for
Regulations for the Inspection of Luggage. Green
and red channel system.
Upon arrival in the country, and after picking up
their luggage, the passengers must go to the customs inspection zone near the
There the option will be offered to the passenger
to follow one of two inspection channels: the green if
he is not carrying items subject to the payment of duties, or the red when the items being carried are subject to the payment of taxes.
In order to determine which passengers will be
inspected, each one presses in turn a button that will light up a red or a green
light according to the case. The green light allows the passenger to continue
freely. The red light indicates that the luggage should be inspected upon
leaving the channel.
The staff assigned to the customs control in each
channel can order the inspection of suspicious passengers or luggage.
In the case that a passenger is stopped in the
green channel, and is carrying goods that are subject to the payment of duties
and have not been declared, the corresponding act will be prepared, and the
Travelers that enter the country temporarily, to
study or carry out professional activities can bring temporarily:
Motor vehicles in general
Motors for boats
Aquatic motors and similar
All types of boats
Scientific or professional instruments and
other goods to be used by the traveller.
The temporary entry will be accomplished in
accordance with the specific rules that correspond in each case.
Information can be obtained from the Customs
List of Goods that are of no Quarantine Concern
Oils of vegetable origin (foods, cosmetics,
medicines, etc.) solids or liquids
Vegetable essences (colourings,
Pickled and other conserved products
Processed and packed mate herb
Powdered ice cream and desserts, packed
Butter and cocoa paste
Small handicrafts or products made from
vegetable fibres (mats, carpets, hats, baskets, etc.)
Roasted and ground coffee
Packed and refined sugar and glucose
Cigarettes and cigars.