Lithuania Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Lithuania Import Regulation for Japan Used Cars

Japan Used Car Import Duty / Regulation in Lithuania


Year Restrictions
Destination Port
Time of Shipment
31-38 Days
Vessel Schedule
Shipping Line


Shipping Ports

The Port of Klaipėda is a seaport located in Klaipėda, Lithuania.


Left Hand Drive

Importation of left hand drive vehicles is allowed in the country. It is allowed to import a vehicle on temporary basis in the country.



Documents Required

  • Application form, approved by the Protocol Department

  • Document of lawful ownership/use

  • Original Certificate of Title and Registration

  • Original Commercial/Purchase Invoice

  • Passport/Drivers License & International Insurance Policy (green card)

  • Import License

  • Vehicle registration certificate (original)

  • Third party motor insurance

  • Customs Clearance Declaration

  • Original Bill of Landing

  • Owner’s identity document or authorization to register a vehicle and identity document of an authorized person

  • Copy of the Customs clearance declaration


Duties & Taxes

  1. Cars under seven years off are subject to 10 percent duty and 18 percent VAT.
  2. Cars over seven years old subject to 18 percent VAT
  3. Temporary import is possible. 2percent deposit is to be made to Riga Customs together with application for temporary import. Maximum temporary import is 1 year.
  4. Between 11% and 22% for trucks, busses and other large automobiles.
  5. Diplomatic cars can be registered through Foreign Ministry only and Embassies know procedures.
  6. Customs has book of car values and will use this as minimum if declared value drops below customs book valuations.


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