KEY CONTROLLED COMMODITIES
ALL ITEMS RELATED TO TELECOMMUNICATION SUCH AS MODEMS AND MOBILE PHONES NEED PRIOR APPROVAL FROM THE MINISTRY OF TELECOMMUNICATIONS
SEPARATED, SKIMMED OR FILLED MILK
HALAL MEAT AND FOOD PRODUCTS
PIN BALL MACHINES, SLOT MACHINES, AND OTHER GAMBLING DEVICES
TOBACCO PRODUCTS AND VAPORIZERS
KEY PROHIBITED COMMODITIES
TOY GUNS: ANY FORM OF TOY GUN OR GUN REPLICA IS PROHIBITED.
FABRICS CONTAINING FIBER OR IMPRINTS OF ANY CURRENCY TYPE
Full list available at the Customs website: http://www.mof.gov.bn/Shared%20Documents/customs%20department/Prohibited%20and%20Restricted%20Good%20on%20Importation%20and%20Exportation%202017.pdf
DUTY & TAX
Duty and tax exemption threshold: BND 400 Duties and taxes will be waived for shipments with values equal to BND 400 or less if the goods are imported by a registered courier/postal service.
Excise Duty: Cigarettes and manufactured tobacco will pay more than 200 percent duty.
Value for duty and tax assessment: Calculated based on the cost, insurance and freight value of the shipments, together with all duties payable