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

  • Drivers License & International Insurance Policy (green card)

  • Import License

  • Vehicle registration certificate (original)

  • Third party motor insurance

  • 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

  • Cars under seven years off are subject to 10 percent duty and 18 percent VAT

  • Cars over seven years old subject to 18 percent VAT

  • 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.

  • Diplomatic cars can be registered through Foreign Ministry only and Embassies know procedures.

  • Customs has book of car values and will use this as minimum if declared value drops below customs book valuations.


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