Zimbabwe Border Posts and Customs
Border Posts and Times as well as Custom Concessions for Zimbabwe Africa
Border Post times for Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe / South Africa
South Africa plans to ease congestion at the Beit bridge border by introducing two new border posts which will be built at Mapungubwe and Chikwarakwara in Limpopo. Both new border posts will link the Trans-frontier parks.
Zimbabwe bordering South Africa and Botswana
Posts are open weekdays and on public holidays
Zimbabwe bordering Mozambique
Zimbabwe bordering Zambia
Be careful not to arrive just before closing time. You may not be allowed through, even if there are still some minutes to go
Check with your nearest Zimbabwean Embassy or Trade Mission for updates on the above as we cannot be held Responsible for the accuracy of the above information
Customs for Zimbabwe
Your personal possessions which are intended for your own consumption
in Zimbabwe are allowed entry duty-free.
If you are bringing in commercial goods on a temporary basis (i.e.
news crews bringing in camera equipment etc) you must obtain an invoice
for customs purposes detailing the nature and value of the goods.
A clearing agent should be able to arrange this if you do not have any cash
Private motor vechicles, caravans and trailers may be brought temporarily into Zimbabwe, provided they are licenced in their home countries and bear appropriate registration plate and nationality plaque. The International Certificate of Motor vehicles is recognised in Zimbabwe
Vehicles must be insured against third party risks arising in Zimbabwe, short-term policies are obtainable at border posts
A road tax of $100 per Vechile is applicable
Your personal possessions, which are not intended for disposal or consumption in Zimbabwe, are allowed entry duty-free. In addition, other consumable goods which are not merchandise imported for trade purposes may be imported up to a value of US$2,500 per person. Alcoholic beverages may be included within this allowance by persons over the age of 18 years, subject to a limit per person of 5 litres, of which not more than 2 litres may be spirits. Members of a family travelling together may aggregate their allowances.
Airport Departure Tax for Zimbabwe
Included in your air ticket when departing Zimbabwe from an airport. The tax will be reflected as a CB tax in the applicable tax box on the air ticket.
When returning to South Africa via the Beit Bridge Border, a ‘Toll
Tax’ is payable for the use of the bridge
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