Import and Customs regulations

All personal items may be imported into Cuba without customs duty. These include, for example, clothing, shoes, toiletries, radios, CD-players, sports equipment, video cameras, photo apparatus and films. Also medication (up to 10 kg) and for each adult up to 3 litres of alcohol and 200 cigarettes.
Gifts to the value of 50 US$ may be imported once a year. Goods to the value of 200 US$ may also be imported once a year free of duty. The import of electrical apparatus is restricted, the import of fresh food, animal products, drugs, pornographic items, weapons and explosive articles is forbidden.

Daily updated information on the customs and entry regulations for the island can be obtained from the Customs Office.