Durban port serving Southern and East Africa Durban port is a key port that serves a number of African countries including: Here is some useful information on transporting used vehicles from Durban to the following countries and cities: Botswana – Gabarone DR of Congo – Lubumbashi Lesotho – Maseru Malawi – Blantyre Mozambique – Namaacha Namibia – Windhoek Swaziland – Mbabane Zambia – […]
Documents essential for Car Import in South Africa: Import Permit and LOA Please note that you must have first obtain these two documents BEFORE you can import a vehicle in South Africa: (1) Import Permit (from the Department of Trade and Industry) and (2) Letter of Authority (from the South African Bureau of Standards). Only […]
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Which vehicles you can import in South Africa Importing cars is tightly controlled to protect the local vehicle manufacturing industry. It is still possible to import used cars, but buses, trucks, taxis and coaches are completely restricted for now.
Import Duty and other charges of importing a vehicle Import of vehicle is almost impossible but in rare cases where it is possible here are the charges: Duty = 30% Excise Duty (for vehicles) : .75% to 20% VAT = 14%
Documents Required to import a vehicle in South Africa Immigrants need their permanent residence permit issued by the Department of Home Affairs (or a copy) Returning South Africans must show proof of emigration from SA, proof they had permanent residence abroad and evidence that the permanent residence has been withdrawn. A duly completed form DA304A […]
Process to get approval to import a car in South Africa Applications for Import Permits should be addressed to: The Director of Import and Export Control Trade and Industry Private Bag X192 Pretoria 0001 South Africa Tel: +27 12 428 7793 or 428 7796 Fax: +27 12 428 7799 E-mail: [email protected]