COVID-19 update: Vanuatu is currently Covid-free. However, international travel restrictions are in place at the border. 

There are no restrictions on the movement of freight. For more information, visit the official COVID-19 website.

Border, Revenue and Audit

Upon implementation of the electronic system and network ASYCUDA, Automated System for Customs Data in 1999, it became imminent for the establishment of a unit that will ensure compliance to relevant laws and procedures that governs international cargo clearances.

All crafts, goods, and people crossing Vanuatu borders are required by Law to produce and complete a Customs Clearance.

Customs Border plays a vital role within the Department of Customs and Inland Revenue in executing and enforcing relevant laws and regulations to protect the welfare of Vanuatu.