Cape Verde Islands Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations details

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Customs Rules

Import regulations::

Free import of:
- 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250 grams of tobacco or a proportional assortment of tobacco products; and
- 2 bottles of wine of 1 liter each; and
- 1 liter of spirits; and
- 250 milliliters of eau de toilette and 50 grams of perfume.

Export regulations::

There are no restrictions.


A veterinarian health certificate is required. Dogs also require an additional rabies inoculation certificate.

Baggage Clearance regulations::

This information is not available yet.

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.

Currency rules

Currency Import regulations:

Local currency (Cape Verde Escudo - CVE): prohibited.
Foreign currencies: no restrictions, if the amounts imported are declared on arrival.

Currency Export regulations:

Local currency (Cape Verde Escudo - CVE): prohibited.
Foreign currencies are allowed up to the equivalent of CVE 20,000.- unless a higher amount has been declared on arrival.

Passport, Visa & Health advice

Learn all about regulations for your destination country. From airport tax to be paid on departure, to importing pets, as well as rules on how much currency you may bring into and out of a country.

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