Fiji has two international
airports - Nadi, the principal gateway and Nausori,
Customs At International Airports
Fiji Customs operates a Dual
Channel System - the Red and Green Channels -
for expeditious clearance of air travellers.
- If you have any prohibited or restricted goods, or
dutiable goods exceeding your duty/VAT free
concessions, you should seek Customs Clearance
at the Red Channel.
- If you do not have any prohibited, restricted or commercial
goods, or dutiable goods exceeding your Duty/VAT
concessions, you should proceed through the
Note: Your baggage may be
examined by Customs whether you take the Red
or Green Channels. If this occurs, you will be
required to open and repack your baggage.
Fiscal duty and VAT are levied
on all goods in excess of concessions. Fiscal
duty rates vary depending on the goods, whereas
VAT is uniformly applied at 10%. VAT is applied
on a base which includes the value of the goods
plus any fiscal duty payable.
Visitors to Fiji are required
to pay $20.00 departure tax in Fijian currency
following check-in. Children under 12 are exempt.
||Duty/VAT Free Concessions
A bona fide passenger finally
disembarking in Fiji is entitled to the following
DUTY and VAT free concessions:
The goods should not be for sale and must
be accompanied at the time of final disembarkation
by the passenger. Alternatively, the passenger purchases
the goods immediately after final disembarkation
- Dutiable goods accompanying passengers (other than
alcohol and tobacco products ) not exceeding
$F400 in value
- The following goods which are owned by passengers
and are not intended as gifts or for sale:
Household effects for returning
residents ( must be used for
12 months prior to departure
) or intending residents.
- Articles taken out of Fiji on departure on which duty
and tax have been paid
Each passenger of 17 years
or more may also bring the following goods into
Fiji, duty and VAT free, provided they are accompanied
and are not for sale:
A Baggage Declaration Form
is to be filled and signed by the bona fide passenger
in the case of unaccompanied luggage.
- Alcohol - 2 litres of alcohol liquor, or 4 litres
of wine, or 4 litres of beer, or any combination
that does not exceed the prescribed limit for
any one item.
- Tobacco products - 500 cigarettes, or any combination
of tobacco products up to 500 grams net weight.