Burkina Faso Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Burkina Faso Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Burkina Faso


Year Restrictions
No Age Limit
Destination Port
Koudougou and Ouagadougou
Time of Shipment
Vessel Schedule
Shipping Line
Not Required


Shipping Ports:

The major shipping ports in Burkina Faso are Banfora, Kaya, Koudougou and Ouagadougou.


Left-hand drive vehicles:

Importation of Left-hand drive vehicles is allowed in the country.


Documents required for Customs clearance:

  • Original Certificate of Title and Registration
  • Original Commercial/Purchase Invoice
  • Vehicle condition report
  • Original Passport
  • Original Bill of Lading - must be rated
  • Drivers License & International Insurance Policy (green card)
  • Non sale Certificate
  • Diplomatic exemption (diplomats)


Duties and Taxes:

Vehicles imported in Burkina Faso are subjected to duties and taxes. The tax on vehicles if imported on temporary basis is approximately 6% of CIF value. For all other vehicles the tax is about 53.22%.


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