French Polynesia Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

French Polynesia Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in French Polynesia


Year Restrictions
Destination Port
Time of Shipment
21-31 Days
Vessel Schedule
Shipping Line


Shipping Ports:

Port of Papeete is the only port in the country.


Left Hand Drive::

Left Hand Drive Vehicles are allowed to be import in the Country.



Duties & Taxes:

  • All vehicles are subject to duties and import taxes that are calculated by taking the vehicle's value, model, year, size, and accessories. Currently, the owner of a vehicle that is being imported into French Polynesia will have to pay a 19.6% value-added tax (VAT).


Documents Required:

  • Certificate of Title and Registration - must be original

  • Commercial/Purchase Invoice

  • Drivers License

  • Non Sale Certificate – declaration client will not sell vehicle

  • OBL - state chassis & engine number, cubic capacity, year of manufacture, brand and model


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