HOUSEHOLD AND PERSONAL EFFECTS
Immigrants, Returning Residents and Temporary Residents
Household and personal effects may be imported into the Republic of Namibia duty free. Customs forms NA304 and P1.160 must be completed in triplicate and presented to the Department of Customs, together with passport, residence permit and detailed inventory for attestation.
Returning residents must have been out of Namibia for an unbroken absence of at least 6 months before they are automatically entitled to duty free importation of household goods purchased while out of Namibia. Temporary Residents will only be allowed duty-free importation if they are in possession of a valid temporary work permit.
Duty free importation allowed upon production of a detailed inventory and a diplomatic clearance certificate completed and signed by relevant Embassy/Consulate in Namibia and countersigned by the Namibian Department of Foreign Affairs.