Zimbabwe Border Posts and Customs

Border Posts and Times as well as Custom Concessions for Zimbabwe Africa

gonarezhou
Gonarezhou - Masvingo Province - Zimbabwe

Border Post times for Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe / South Africa

Beitbridge (Bulawayo, Harare / Jo’burg) Open 24 hours
The border post is open to tourists 24 hours a day and from 6 am to 6 pm for imports and exports.
A bridge toll is payable to cross the Limpopo - Travel Info Update
A road tax per vehicle is applicable

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
Plumtree 06.00 - 20.00 hrs Kazungula 06.00 - 18.00 hrs

Posts are open weekdays and on public holidays

Zimbabwe bordering Mozambique
Forbes Border Post Mutare 06.00 - 18.00 hrs
Nyamapanda 06.00 - 18.00 hrs

Zimbabwe bordering Zambia
Chirundu 06.00 - 18.00 hrs Kariba 06.00 - 20.00 hrs
Victoria Falls 06.00 - 22.00 hrs

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

Motor Vehicles
Private motor vehicles, caravans and trailers may be brought temporarily into Zimbabwe, provided they are licensed in their home countries and bear appropriate registration plate and nationality plaque. The International Certificate of Motor vehicles is recognized in Zimbabwe Vehicles must be insured against third party risks arising in Zimbabwe, short-term policies are obtainable at border posts. A road tax per vehicle is applicable
Customs Concesssion

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

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 your family travelling together may aggregate their allowances.

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. Customs may require a deposit or surety to cover the duty of the goods, whilst in Zimbabwe. A clearing agent should be able to arrange this if you do not have any cash

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