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Marshall Islands customs regulations

It is important to know about customs regulations before traveling to Marshall Islands to avoid legal issues and potential fines. As you know, customs regulations widely depend on the country. Before traveling to (or from) Marshall Islands 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 Marshall Islands customs regulations.

Import regulations in Marshall Islands

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 2 half cartons of cigarettes;
  • 8 ounces of chewing tobacco.

Bringing alcohol

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • 2 litres of alcohol.

Prohibited items

The following are goods which cannot be brought into the country.

  • Firearms and ammunition.
  • Drugs.

Restricted items

These goods are strictly regulated, and in most cases require a permit to be obtained prior to arrival.

  • Birds, animals, fruit and plants need certification from the Quarantine Division of the Ministry of Resources and Development.

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