Age restrictions for export

 

 

Paramaribo, Suriname - Passenger cars max 8 years

 

Last updated on: 09/04/2019

Libya - Misurata/Benghazi/Tripoli/Al Khums

For cars / small vans / big vans - max 10 years

 

Last updated on 20/04/2018

Abidjan - Ivory Coast

Cars/Svans/Bvans : less than 7 yrs

Trucks: less than 10yrs

In practice: only vehicles (c,v,t) of 10 yrs and more are subject to a fine

Banjul, Gambia

No restrictions on age

Bata, Malabo - Equatorial Guinea

* Cars: 12 yrs from date of first registration at country of origin

*Vans/Minibus : 15 yrs

*Bus: 18 yrs

*Trucks / others : 18 yrs

Boma, Matadi - Democratic Republic of congo

* cars, svans up to max. 10 seats -> 10yrs

* vans: utility vehicles and vans exceeding 10 seats -> 7yrs

* all trucks/machinery/heavy vehicles are limited to 10 yrs

Casablanca, Morocco

No restrictions on age

Conakry, Guinea

No restrictions on age

 

Cotonou, Benin

No restrcitions on age

 

Dakar, Senegal

* cars -> 8yrs

* vehicles for personnel transport -> 8yrs

* vehicles for goods transportation -> 10yrs

 

Douala, Cameroon

No restrictions on age

Freetown, Sierra Leone

No restrictions on age

Lagos, Nigeria

* No import of used motor vehicle (cars/svans) above 15 years from the years of manufacture

Libreville, Gabon

* Max. 5 years on vehicles

of less than 10 seats and max 3.500 kos 

and public transport vehicles more than 9 seats

* Max. 6 years on goods vehicles over 3.500 kos

* no restriction on special equipment and no motorized vehicles

Luanda, Angola

* 6 years on passenger cars, including Small vans and Big vans

* 10 years on trucks and buses as from empty weight of 3,5 tons

* no age restrcitions to be applied on agricultural and industrial machines ( bulldozers, motorgraders,excavator, crushers etc.), boats ...

 

Lome, Togo

No restrictions on age

Monrovia, Liberia

* An age limit of ten years

* A punitive tax is introduced for units over 10 years old as per below

- 11-15yrs : 10%

- 16-20 yrs : 20%

- over 20 yrs : Banned

Nouakchott, Mauritania

- cars : 8 years

- Vans : 10 years

- Linear meter : 12 years

- machinery no restriction

Pointe Noire, Republic of Congo

No restrictions on age

TEMA, GHANA

NO EXCAVATORS ALLOWED AS FROM BL DATE 01/05/2019