Brief summary of the monetary thresholds and quantitative limits for goods, contained in the personal luggage of travellers, coming from third countries and territories

Brief summary of the monetary thresholds and quantitative limits for goods, contained in the personal luggage of travellers, coming from third countries and territories:

 

Monetary thresholds and quantitative limits

Travellers

The crew of the means of transport used to travel from a third country or territory

Notes

Tobacco products (for travellers over 17 years of age)

- 200 cigarettes for air

travellers and 40 cigarettes for the other travellers;

- 50 cigars for air

travellers or 10 cigars for the other travellers;

- 100 cigarillos for air

travellers or 20 cigarillos for the other travellers;

- 250 g smoking tobacco for air travellers or 50 g smoking tobacco for the other travellers.

- 40 cigarettes;

- 10 cigars;

- 20 cigarillos;

- 50 g smoking tobacco.

The exemption may be

applied to any combination of tobacco products, provided that

the aggregate of the percentages used up from the individual

allowances does not exceed 100 %.

Alcohol and alcoholic beverages (for travellers over 17 years of age)

- a total of 1 litre of alcohol and alcoholic beverages of an

alcoholic strength exceeding 22 % vol, or undenatured ethyl alcohol of 80 % vol and over;

- a total of 2 litres of alcohol and alcoholic beverages of an

alcoholic strength not exceeding 22 % vol.

 

In addition:

- a total of 4 litres of still wine;

- 16 litres of beer.

- a total of 1 litre of alcohol and alcoholic beverages of an

alcoholic strength exceeding 22 % vol, or undenatured ethyl alcohol of 80 % vol and over;

- a total of 1 litre of alcohol and alcoholic beverages of an

alcoholic strength not exceeding 22 % vol.

 

In addition:

- 2  litres of still wine;

- 4 litres of beer.

The exemption may be

applied to any combination of the types of alcohol and

alcoholic beverage, exept still wine and beer, provided that

the aggregate of the percentages used up from the individual

allowances does not exceed 100 %

 

Fuel

In the case of any one means of motor transport of a traveller, coming from a third country or territory, the fuel contained in the standard tank and a quantity of fuel not exceeding 10 litres contained in a portable container.

 

 

Any other goods, including perfumes, coffee and tea

- up to the BGN equivalent of 430 EUR for air and sea travellers;

- up to the BGN equivalent of 300 EUR for the other travellers.

- up to the BGN equivalent of 150 EUR.

The value of an individual item may not be split up.

Medicinal products

In quantity and type required to meet the personal needs of a traveller.

In quantity and type required to meet the personal needs of a traveller.

 

 

For example: At best case, travellers may import exempt from customs duties, VAT and excise duty 200 cigarettes for air travellers and 40 cigarettes for the other travelers, a total of 1 litre of alcoholic beverages, 4 litres of still wine, 16 litres of beer and other goods (for example: toys, perfumes, electronic devices etc) up to the BGN equivalent of:

- 430 EUR for air and sea travellers;

- 300 EUR for the other travellers.