Bermuda

BERMUDA – CUSTOMS INFORMATION

Imports
General Import Guidelines
Import Duties and Fees
Duties Exemption
Imports Required Documents
General Imports
Re-Export
Temporary Import – Exhibition / Repair and Return
Exports
Transiting Goods
Prohibited / Restricted Goods
References

Imports

General Import Guidelines
The importer must have a valid importer code from Customs Authorities
Imported goods must conform to licensed activities of the importer
Imported goods must be accompanied with an International Waybill, a Commercial Invoice, and a Packing List
HS Codes must be stated clearly on the Commercial Invoice. Where the HS Codes are not stated, Customs Authorities shall determine the proper HS Codes based on the goods and the stated description

Import Duties and Fees
The customs valuation is based on CIF (Cost, Insurance and Freight) which means that the amount used to assess customs duty is the sum of cost of goods, insurance and shipping cost to Bermuda
Customs tariff applicable on imported goods depend on HS Codes

Duties Exemption

A number of goods are exempted from customs duties and tax. Below are some of the applied exemptions:
Goods addressed to government or semi-government agencies
Diplomatic goods

Imports Required Documents

General Imports

Import Declaration is processed in the event of goods being imported into Bermuda from other countries. The below documents are needed:
Original Waybill
Original Commercial Invoice
Packing List (detailed)

Re-Export

Import Declaration is processed in the event of importing goods into Bermuda for purpose of re-exporting. The below documents are needed:
Original Waybill
Original Commercial Invoice
Packing List (detailed)

Temporary Import – Exhibition / Repair and Return

Upon entry of goods into Bermuda on temporary basis for the purpose of taking part in an exhibition or repairs / maintenance, a deposit amount equivalent to customs duties and tax has to be made for the benefit of Bermuda Customs Authorities. The deposit is refunded upon exporting the goods. If the goods are not being exported the deposit is forfeited. The below documents are needed:
Original Waybill
Original Commercial Invoice
Packing List (detailed)

When completing your Commercial Invoice, we recommend that you abide by Aramex guidelines to ensure timely and efficient clearance Read More

Exports

When exporting goods from Bermuda some documents and regulations will be applied before the exit of goods to the destination. Failure to submit required documents may delay goods when exporting

Exporters need to include the following documents with their goods:

Original Commercial Invoice
For certain goods, a strategic export license is required. Example where these licenses are needed include: military, and dual-use
Other documents that could be required would depend on the specific requirements of the destinations. Aramex maintain a list of needed documents and customs information per country (please select country name on this )

Important Notes
All exported goods might be inspected by Customs Authorities
Aramex will not transport goods that are prohibited by the laws or regulations of Bermuda

Transiting Goods

To process Transiting Goods, the below documents are needed:
Original Waybill
Original Commercial Invoice
Packing List (detailed)

Prohibited / Restricted Goods

Aramex will not transport goods that are prohibited by the laws or regulations of Bermuda

In accordance to Aramex Shipping Policy, the following items are not acceptable for transport by Aramex:

Monetary items including currency, fake money, and coins
Publications that are offensive to religions, morals, human rights or aims to cause corruption and disorder
Narcotics and drugs including heroin, opium, drugs raw material (powder, liquid), cannabis leaves, etc.
Counterfeit goods covering all brands of clothes, machinery, shoes, electronics, watches etc.
Fireworks*
Ivory and ivory products*
Furs*
Jewelry, precious metals , stones, articles or antiques of exceptional high value*
Bullion*
Chemical waste and nuclear waste
Hazardous as defined in IATA Regulations*
Ammunitions*
Human remains, including ashes*
Animals, plants, food items and perishable*

* Certain goods which are listed above as prohibited may be accepted by Aramex on a contractual basis, if exporters / importers are able to comply with all applicable regulations

Some goods require approval from the designated authority prior to importing into Bermuda. Some examples are shown below:

Pharmaceutical products
Food, live animals ,and plants
Electronics and technology products

References
Customs Terminologies

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