Duty and VAT Exemption on Imported Vessels

This facility is available to Registered Vessel Owners (Valid Fisherman’s Certificate).

How to access this service

Applicants are required to:

  1. Complete the relevant forms (available at the Fisheries


  1. Submit the completed forms to the Fisheries Division for


If approved the forms are submitted to the Customs and Excise Division; following clearance by the Customs and Excise Division, copies of the forms are returned to the Fisheries Division.



5-10 days subject to the completion and verification of documentation.

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