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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines customs regulations

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

Import regulations in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Duty-free allowance

Tobacco limit

Restricted to travellers 18 years and over. One of the following:

  • 200 cigarettes;
  • 50 cigars;
  • or half a pound of tobacco.

Bringing alcohol

  • Restricted to travellers 18 years and over;
  • One quart of alcohol.

Cash limit

  • There are no restrictions on the importation of currency into Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
  • Funds of more than EC$10,000 or its foreign equivalent must be declared to the customs authorities.

Other Goods

  • Personal goods, including clothing and toiletries.
  • Medication should be in its original container, accompanied by a prescription.

Prohibited items

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

  • Narcotics and illegal drugs.

Restricted items

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

  • Animals, including pets, are subject to certain import restrictions, and require permission from the Ministry of Agriculture. For further information, please visit Import Requirements of Cats and Dogs.
  • Arms and ammunition require an import permit from the Commission of Police.

Information has been updated: .