Departure Conditions

Leaving Europe | Departure conditions/formalities | Bosnia and Herzegovina


If you travel across one of 52 border points in Bosnia and Herzegovina (40 passenger/ 4 air / 8 railway border points), you should be aware of the below mentioned rights and duties that you as natural persons are entitled to when crossing state border.

The items of  "personal luggage" belonging to a passenger coming from abroad are exempted from import duties if they are not subject to any restrictions or prohibitions provided that these importations are not of commercial nature.


"Personal luggage"

means all non-commercial items for personal usage of passenger’s or his/her household, including items that he/she uses in the course of travelling, provided that there is evidence that at departure it was registered as accompanying luggage with a company that transferred luggage from the country of departure to Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Tariff preferences with the below mentioned quantity restrictions per passenger and per day are applied to:

  1. non-commercial goods, including gifts and

    souvenirs from a passenger’s personal luggage, with the customs value of

    no more than BAM 200,

  2. tobacco products:
    • 200 cigarettes or
    • 100 cigarillos or
    • 250 g of tobacco,
  3. liquour:
    • 2 litres of table wine,
    • 1 litre of liquour or spirits with more than 22% of alcohol (of 2 litres of strong wine, champagne or any other beverage);
  4. perfumes and eau de toilette:
    • 60 cc/ml of perfume,
    • 250 cc/ml of eau de toilette.