The below information is a brief summary of customs regulations when you plan your international shipping to Algeria. Always double check with your local embassy or consulate to make sure you have all the information you need before you make your move. Contact the nearest Algerian Embassy.

When you plan your international shipping to Algeria, The following documents are required for customs clearance:

  • Passport (must show last entry stamp)
  • Certificate of Change of Residence, Visaed by the Algerian Consulate/Embassy at origin
  • Employment Contract
  • Residence Visa
  • Work Permit
  • Valued Inventory (detailed, in French), consularized
  • For electrical items state make, model and serial number
  • Must state quantity of records, cassettes, tapes and videos
  • Bank Guarantee or Letter of Guarantee
  • Invoice for all electrical appliances

When shipping goods overseas to Algeria, The following items customs guidelines will need to be met:

  • Only one shipment allowed
  • All shipments inspected
  • Household has to be completed (at least one lied and kitchenware)

When shipping goods overseas to Algeria, The following items are dutiable:

  • New furniture (less than six months old) and office furniture
  • Foodstuffs (in large quantities)
  • Only one of each appliance duty-free
  • Liquor

When shipping goods overseas to Algeria, The following items are prohibited from entry into the country:

  • Live plants
  • Pornographic materials
  • Weapons and ammunition
  • Radio equipment (walkie-talkies)
  • Alcohol and tobacco products
  • Drugs
  • Currency and jewelry
  • Political materials

When shipping Motor Vehicles overseas to Algeria, The following documents and regulations will apply:

  • Import license required for foreigner.
  • Custom duties assessed.

If you are moving your household, commercial goods or Motor vehicles to Algiers, Constantine, Oran, Annaba, Batna or to another other city, please give us a call to go over any questions you may have on import requirements.

The regulations are subject to change without notice. Our company is not liable for any costs, damage, delays, or other detrimental events resulting from non-compliance