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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