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Micronesia customs regulations

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

Import regulations in Micronesia

Prohibited items

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

  • Controlled substances.
  • Weapons.

Restricted items

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

  • Animals, including pets and livestock, must be declared and may require a permit ahead of time. For further information, please visit the Department of Resources & Development.
  • Plants and their derivative products, such as fruit and vegetables, must be declared.
  • Animal products, such as meat and eggs, must be declared.

For further information, please visit the website of Federated States of Micronesia Visitors Board, and the Embassy of the Federated States of Micronesia in Japan.

Information has been updated: .