Burkina Faso customs regulation

Import and Export laws of Burkina Faso

Burkina Faso is a medium sized country with around 19M Burkinabe. Official language is French. Burkina Faso uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC+00:00. Currency used in Burkina Faso is West African CFA franc (XOF).

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🎫 Visa Exemption
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Import Regulation

Prohibited β›”


Counterfeit products.

Restricted ⚠️

Plants and plant products must be accompanied by a phytosanitary certificate.

Meat and meat products must be accompanied by a health certificate.

Travellers may import up to 2 shotguns, and 50 rounds of ammunition subject to the express authorisation of the safety authorities.

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

Pets with a health and identification card, chip, or tattoo, may be imported with special permission from customs.

Other rules ℹ️

Goods for personal use, including personal electronics, sports equipment, and toiletries.

500 grams of jewellery for personal use.

Export Regulation

Prohibited β›”


Counterfeit products.

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