Guam Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Guam Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Guam


Year Restrictions
No Age Restriction
Destination Port
Port of Guam
Time of Shipment
12-18 Days
Vessel Schedule
3-4 weeks
Shipping Line
No Inspection Required


Shipping Ports:

Port of Guam is the only port of the Country.


Left Hand Drive:

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


Importing a Vehicle:

  • All imported vehicles must meet US motor vehicle safety standards, Department of Transportation and Environmental Protection Agency standards.
  • Failure to meet US emissions and safety standards can lead to cost prohibitive conversion costs as well as bonding and detention charges.
  • Vehicles less than three months old are subject to import tax of 4%. 

Note- A non-US resident can import a vehicle for a period of up to 1 year as a tourist, but no extension will be allowed. The importer is required to obtain a permission letter prior to shipping the vehicle from the EPA


Documents Required:

  • Certificate of Title and Registration - copies

  • Commercial/Purchase Invoice – must be original

  • Insurance certificate

  • Driver’s license – current copy

  • DOT/EPA Form to be completed and signed by owner


Duties and Taxes: 

Used vehicles are traded all over the world but it is governed by a specific set of legal binding and obligations. There is an additional amount of money which adds up to the total cost of ownership as a result of import duties and taxes. Every country follows its unique set of vehicle trade policies and regulations that are mandatory to follow.

  • Procession fee of $5 is applicable on used vehicles.
  • Use tax of 4% is applicable on used vehicles.


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