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Import and Export laws of Fiji

Fiji is a small country with around 867K Fijian. Official languages are Fiji Hindi, Fijian and English. Fiji uses metric system (kilograms, centimeters, Β°C). Time zone is UTC+12:00 with daylight saving time. Currency used in Fiji is Fiji Dollar (FJD).

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Import Regulation

Tobacco 🚬

200 cigarettes;

200 grams of cigars;

200 grams tobacco; or

A combination of the above not exceeding 200 grams.

Currency πŸ’΅

There are no restrictions on the importation of currency into Fiji, however funds of FJ$10,000 (or its foreign equivalent) or more must be declared to the customs authorities.

Prohibited β›”

Dangerous drugs, such as opium, cocaine, and synthetic drugs.

Utensils for the preparation and consumption of drugs.

Any goods that contain seditious images or words that may disturb the order and peace of Fiji.

Counterfeit currency.

Literature and any other media that may be considered indecent, obscene, or blasphemous, or that may encourage depravity.

Gambling machines.

Fireworks containing potassium chlorate.

Matches made with yellow or white phosphorus.

Chemical warfare gas and devices for using that gas.

Grains, pulses, and legumes intended for human consumption which have been subject to any manufacturing process other than or in addition to rolling, flaking, pearling or milling, from all countries except Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico, New Zealand, Taiwan, the USA and all Pacific Territories other than the French Pacific Territories and Vanuatu.

Restricted ⚠️

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

Pets are subject to certain import regulations. For further information, please visit the Biosecurity Authority of Fiji.

All other animals and their derivative products require written permission of the Assistant Director of Agriculture.

Fireworks require a licence from the Principal Inspector of Mines.

Margarine and other butter imitations must comply with the Pure Food Act.

Condensed milk and milk substitutes must comply with the Pure Food Act.

Methylated spirits require a licence to import issued under the Methylated Spirits Act.

Radio communication equipment constructed or adapted for emission requires a licence to import issued by the Telecommunications Authority.

Whale's teeth may only be imported under a licence issued by the Ministry of Fijian Affairs and Rural Development.

Any apparatus or device for the purpose of receiving radio or television transmission, other than domestic broadcast transmission requires a licence to import issued by the Telecommunications Authority.

Arms and ammunition require a licence issued by the Commissioner of Police.

Plants and their derivative products must comply with the Plant Quarantine Act.

Other rules ℹ️

Personal effects, such as clothing, toiletries, jewellery, and electronics.

Other goods for personal use up to the value of FJ$1000.

Personal medication should be accompanied by a prescription.

Export Regulation

Prohibited β›”

Dangerous drugs.

Restricted ⚠️

All birds and their derivative products.

All reptiles, live cattle, amphibians, bats, and the Fiji Gos Hawk require a licence to export issued the Permanent Secretary for Primary Industries.

Whales teeth.

Protected species and products protected under CITES. A permit is required for export.

Fijian cultural goods require a licence issued by the Permanent Secretary for Housing and Urban Affairs.

Arms and ammunition require a police permit for export.

Objects of archaeological or palaeontological interest require an export permit issued by the Board of Trustees established under the Fiji Museum Act.

Currency in excess of FJ$5000 in foreign currency equivalent or FJ$500 must be declared.

FJ$10,000 or more in Fijian currency or foreign currency equivalent must complete a Border Cash Reporting Form. Please refer to Customs Officer at the point of departure.

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