Are you moving to Fiji from New York? If you are relocating from the Tri-state area to Suva, we provide door to door service and take care of your move.

Ports: Suva and Lautoka (Sea); Nadi (Air)

Prohibited: Firearms And Ammunition; Dangerous Weapons; Drugs; Agricultural Material; Communication Equipment.

Cont: No 40 foot containers; no groupages nor consolidations.

Alcoholic Beverages and Tobacco

Customs Regulations: Dutiable.



Diplomatic Removals

Customs Regulations: Conditions vary and are available from the Diplomat’s local representative.



Firearms and Weapons

Customs Regulations: Prohibited importation.



Household Goods and Personal Effects

Required Documents: Residential status – work permit. Baggage Declaration Form signed in front of a Customs officer. Original OBL/AWB. Detailed inventory. Avoid use of Forwarder’s Bill of Lading or

House Bills.

Customs Regulations: Subject to examination by Customs, Quarantine and Security. First time resident – Duty free entry within a period of 12 months of owner’s arrival. Nature of goods and quantity must be

reasonable as determined by Customs.

Clearance: Customer presence required for clearance? Yes

Remarks: Do not list as ‘Packed by owner.’ If anything that may have been in contact with soil (lawn

mowers, bicycles, golf clubs, gardening tools, etc.), must be clearly marked on inventory and

easily accessible.

Customs Regulations: Personal computers are not generally classed as one’s personal effects and are subject to duty. Any goods intended for trade or business (facsimile machines, etc.) are dutiable.




Customs Regulations: Severe import restrictions. Severe duty rates apply. Steam cleaning required prior to shipment.


Please note:

The information on this page is intended as a guide and NOT as a complete or definitive resource.

The information on this page should not be used as an authoritative reference.

Written by Einat Mazafi
Einat Mazafi is the owner of NY International Shipping, an International Shipping and moving company based in New York. She is also a specialist in providing the best relocation solutions to clients worldwide.