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Temporary importation into Pridnestrovie of cars


Temporary importation into Pridnestrovie of cars for personal use registered in foreign countries is carried out in a simplified manner without filling out a customs declaration with the condition of payment of a fee.

 

The following documents must be presented to the customs officer when entering the country:

  • a foreign or internal passport, or other documents confirming the identity of an individual, indicating citizenship and registration, consular records;
  • a technical passport (certificate of registration) of a vehicle or a document replacing it;
  • documents confirming residence or temporary stay in the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, as well as the duration of such stay or residence;
  • documents confirming the right to use the vehicle.

 

The size of the fee is set depending on the period of temporary importation of a car registered in foreign countries and entering the territory of Pridnestrovie.

The fee should be paid at the customs checkpoint in Pridnestrovian rubles or in foreign currencies, the rates of which are quoted by the Pridnestrovian Republican Bank.

 

Period of temporary importation Fee rate
7 days 4 estimated minimum wage levels
15 days 8 estimated minimum wage levels
30 days 16 estimated minimum wage levels
90 days 25 estimated minimum wage levels
180 days 45 estimated minimum wage levels

 

1 estimated minimum wage level = 14,50 rub PMR (or rubles)

 

The maximum period for temporary importation of a vehicle for personal use registered in a foreign country is 180 days.

The period of temporary stay of a foreign vehicle in the customs territory of Pridnestrovie can be extended without taking the car from the customs territory of the Republic with payment of a fee for the required period (maximum – 180 days) at any customs authority (customs, customs point, or customs checkpoint).

Important thing!

A vehicle registered in a foreign country and temporarily imported by a foreign citizen for personal use must be removed from the customs territory of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic before the expiration of the period for which a fee for entering the territory of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic was paid.

The document confirming the payment of the fee should be kept and carried with you throughout the entire period of stay in the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic. It will be also necessary to present it to a customs officer upon departure from Pridnestrovie.

Foreign individuals who are citizens of the CIS member states who carry out the temporary importation into the customs territory of Pridnestrovie of vehicles that are constantly registered in the CIS member states are exempted from paying the fee.

Rules for the use of temporarily imported vehicles for personal use registered in foreign countries.

A temporarily imported vehicle should not be used to provide services for the carriage of goods and passengers and other commercial activities.

A temporarily imported vehicle for personal use without the permission of the customs authorities and without customs declaration may be transferred:

  • in the possession of another person for maintenance, repair (with the exception of major repairs, modernization) and (or) for storage;
  • spouse and close relatives of the declarant.

 

With the permission of the customs authority of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic and without customs declaration, the declarant may transfer the temporarily imported vehicle for personal use to another person for export from the customs territory of the Pridnestrovian Moldavian Republic, if it cannot be made by the declarant because of his death, serious illness or other reasonable cause.