Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Mauritius
Max. 4 Years Old
Time of Shipment
RoRo (19-24 Days)
PAS (Mauritius) Ltd.
JEVIC and JAAI
Japan used vehicles in Mauritius are shipped through Port Louis.
The age of used cars should be not more than 60 months from the date of first registration at the time of the shipment.
Right Hand Drive Vehicles:
Right hand drive vehicles are only permitted to be imported in Mauritius.
The documents listed below should be submitted to the Customs & Excise Department before clearing the vehicle.
Original Invoice indicating the FOB and/or CIF value of car
Bill of lading / Airway bill
Bill of entry
Insurance certificate (if applicable)
Certificate of inspection (if applicable)
Certificate of origin (if applicable)
Cancellation of Registration Certificate.
Duties and Taxes:
General rate of duty which applies to vehicles imported from all foreign countries.
Preferential rate which applies to vehicles imported from countries having trade agreements with Mauritius. The rate of duty imposed will depend on the particularities of the agreement (the rate of duty may be of reduced rates or even nil).
Conditions under which the vehicles should be imported:
Be in good running condition and not damaged.
Have the original chassis.
Not be fitted with any bull bar.
Excise duties liable on vehicles based on their cylinder capacity are as mentioned below: