Taipei Customs(台北關)

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Is there any limit on the amount of money controlled items to be brought into or taken out of Taiwan by passengers?

 

Effective from June 28, 2017, inward/outward passengers or crew members carrying money laundering controlled items over the following limits are required to declare to Customs:

 

1. New Taiwan Dollars

NTD100,000. The excess amount is not allowed to be carried into or out of Taiwan, unless accompanied by a permit from the Central Bank of the ROCHelpline:+886-2-23571945.

2. Chinese Yuan (Renminbi):

CNY20,000. The excess amount is not allowed to be carried into or out of Taiwan.

3. Foreign Currencies (incl. HKD, MOP):   

Totaled USD10,000 (or its equivalent). There is no limit on the amount of foreign currencies that can be carried into or out of Taiwan. 

4. Negotiable securities (incl. bearer traveler's checks, promissory notes, drafts, and securities):

      Totaled USD10,000 (or its equivalent). There is no limit on the amount of negotiable securities that can be carried into or out of Taiwan.

5.Gold:

Totaled USD 20,000 (or its equivalent). The excess amount is not allowed to be carried into or out of Taiwan, unless accompanied by a permit from the Bureau of Foreign Trade, MOEAHelpline:+886-2-23510271.

6.Diamonds, precious stones and/or platinum

Totaled NTD500,000 (or its equivalent).When the total value of items exceeds USD20,000, the excess amount is not allowed to be carried into or out of Taiwan without a permit from MOEA Helpline:+886-2-23510271.Items valued over the limit are not required to declare to Customs if intended for personal use.

 

Note:

        

l         Any false-declaration or non-declaration of the above items will result in a fine or confiscation of the items.      

l         The prescribed limits on each category of items set forth above are applied independently. For example, a passenger carrying USD8,000 and also a gold bar of USD12,000 is not required to declare to Customs.

 

 

 

Inspection Division

TEL : (03)3982293

  • Publish Date:2018-07-16
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