Duty Free Buying Guide

Duty Free Allowances
Country Spirits Cigarettes (sticks) Cigar & Tobacco
1 Australia 2.25L 25 or 25g of tobacco
2 Bangladesh 2 bottles (non-muslim passangers only) 200 or 50 cigars or 225g of tobacco
3 Brunei 2L (non-muslim passangers only) PROHIBITED
4 Canada 1.14L 200 and 50 cigars and 200g of tobacco
5 China 1.5L 400 100 cigars and 500g of tobacco
6 Dubai 4L 400 and 50 cigars and 250g of tobacco
7 Hong Kong 1L 19 or 1 cigar or 25g of tobacco
8 India 2L 100 or 25 cigars or 125g of tobacco
9 Indonesia 1L 200 or 50 cigars or 100g of tobacco
10 Iran PROHIBITED 200 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
11 Iraq 1L 200 or 10 cigars or 250g of tobacco
12 Japan 3 bottles (approximately 760ml each) of alcohol 400 or 100 cigars or 500g of tobacco
13 Jordan 1L 200 or 25 cigars or 200g of tobacco
14 Kazakhstan 3L 200 and 50 cigars or 200g of tobacco
15 Kuwait PROHIBITED 500 or 900g of tobacco
16 Laos 1L of alcoholic liquor and 2L of wine 200 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
17 Lebanon 2L 800 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
18 Macau 1L 19 and 50 cigars or 100g of tobacco
19 Malaysia 1L Subject to payment of duties / taxes
20 Maldives PROHIBITED 200 25 cigars or 250g of tobacco
21 Mauritius 1L 200 or 250g of tobacco
22 Myanmar 2L 400 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
23 Nepal IL of spirits or wine 200 or 50 cigars or 20g of tobacco
24 New Zealand 3 bottles of 1.125L 50 or 50 cigars or 50g of tobacco
25 Norway 1L 200 or 250g of tobacco
26 Oman 2L (non-muslim passangers only) 400 -
27 Pakistan PROHIBITED 200 or 50 cigars or 500g of tobacco
28 Philippines 2L in 1 bottles 400 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
29 Qatar PROHIBITED 400 -
30 Saudi Arabia PROHIBITED 200 or 24 cigars or 500g of other tobacco products
31 South Africa 1L 200 and 20 cigars and 250g of tobacco
32 South Korea 1L 200 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
33 Sri Lanka 2 bottles of wine and 1.5L of spirits PROHIBITED
34 Sudan PROHIBITED 200 or 50 cigars or 450g of tobacco
35 Syria 57cl 200 or 25 cigars or 250g of tobacco
36 Taiwan 1 bottle 200 or 25 cigars or 454g of tobacco
37 Thailand 1L 200 or 250g of tobacco
38 Ukraine 1L 200 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
39 United Arab Emirates 4L 400 and 50 cigars and 500g of tobacco
40 United Kingdom 4L 200 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
41 USA 1L 200 or 100 cigars or 200g of tobacco
42 Uzbekistan 2L 200 or 250g of tobacco
43 Vietnam 1.5L 200 or 100 cigars or 500g of tobacco
44 Wales 1L 200 or 50 cigars or 250g of tobacco
45 Yemen 2 bottles (non-muslim passangers only) 600 or 60 cigars or 450g of tobacco
Duty free allowances are current at the time of publish and may be subject to change. Check your local Customs Literature for comprehensive duty free allowances for returning residents. Please note that local laws might prohibit the import of certain restricted items. Alcohol and Tobacco allowances can not be shared between travellers. Please contact your Travel Agent for duty free allowance information if the country you are travelling to is not listed here.