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Lesotho customs regulations

It is important to know about customs regulations before traveling to Lesotho to avoid legal issues and potential fines. As you know, customs regulations widely depend on the country. Before traveling to (or from) Lesotho make sure to check the allowance and limits for the next things:

  • Alcohol and tobacco
  • Currency
  • Medicines (especially those containing drugs)
  • Animals
  • Cultural artifacts
  • Plants, fruits, vegetables and other agricultural products

Check the information below to be sure that you are complying with Lesotho customs regulations.

Import regulations in Lesotho

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

One of the following:

  • 200 cigarettes;
  • 20 cigars;
  • 250 grams of loose tobacco.

Bringing alcohol

All of the following:

  • 1 litres of spirits;
  • 2 litres of wine.

Other Goods

  • 50mL perfume and 250mL eau de toilette.
  • New or used goods up to a value of M3000.
  • Additional goods, up to a total value of M12,000.

For further information, please visit the Lesotho Revenue Authority.

Information has been updated: .