Denmark Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Denmark Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Denmark


Year Restrictions
Destination Port
Time of Shipment
26-36 Days (RoRo)
Vessel Schedule
Monthly (RoRo)
Shipping Line
UAA Denmark


Shipping Ports:

Port of Frederikshavn, Port of Skagen and Esbjerg Havn are the major ports of the Country.



In order to register a vehicle on Danish number plates, the vehicle must undergo an ordinary technical inspection and a customs inspection. 


Documents Required:

  • Vehicle inspection form and the customs inspection form issued by the inspection authority

  • Foreign registration certificate

  • Proof of payment of customs duty (if importing a vehicle from a non-EU country)

  • Application for payment of registration tax.

  • Deposit for registration tax


Duties & Taxes:

  • Customs duties amount to 10percent and VAT to 25percent of the invoice price of the vehicle plus freight rates and costs.

  • Registration tax is paid once in the vehicle's lifetime in Denmark. It is not paid again if the vehicle is sold.


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