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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