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The Import Regulation

Shipping Destination ports

Dar es salaam (Tanzania), Mombasa (Kenya)

Steering Handle

Right (Exceptions for special cars e.g. ambulance and fire engine)

Age restriction

No more than 8 years from manufactured year.
*See "other restrisctions" for further information.

Road worthiness Inspection

No inspection required.

Other restrictions

Vehicles between 8- 10 years from manufactured year: 15% penalty of total cost.
Vehicles over 11 years from manufactured year: 30% penalty of total cost.
(Both including total taxes and import duty)

Agents information

Walmax Freight Forwarders Co., Ltd
Address: TANCOT House 1st Floor, Room 103, Sokoine Drive/Pamba Road P.O.Box 55172 Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: +255 222 1160 60 Mob: +255 714 394 243,+255 784 533 381
Email: info@walmaxfreight.com
Office hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:30AM-5:00PM

*This page contents are based on information acquired in March 2019.

Local Services

Logistics Service

By using TCV there will be no hassle in searching for the local clearing agents for your car. Simply select the Door to door Delivery Service when you order for a car and get the full assistance with a special discount!

  • icon PCOrder car with TCV
  • Apply for Logistics service
  • Car delivered to your port
  • Clearing of the car at the port
  • Forwarding/Delivery of your car
  • Receive your car !!!

*Please note that the original documents are sent to the clearing agents for quick clearing of your car.

Door to door Delivery Service in Tanzania!


Estimated customs clearance costs

Dar es Salaam

Type of CarsNot
TCV rates
TCV rates
Sedan/Hback (S)
e.g. 10cbm


$60 OFF

Sedan/Hback (M)
e.g. 12cbm


$60 OFF

Saloon/Hback (L)
e.g. 13cbm


$65 OFF

e.g. 14cbm
i.e. RAV4


$75 OFF

Mini Bus/VAN
3 - 9 seater
e.g. 16cbm


$80 OFF

e.g. 17cbm
i.e. Prado


$102 OFF

e.g. 18cbm
i.e. Safari


$120 OFF

Micro BUS
20 – 30 seaters


$135 OFF

Over 37cbm
  • This service and discount rate will be applied to TCV users only.
  • The prices displayed above does not include import duties, registration, plate number, transportation and other related costs.
  • All other costs not included in this table will be billed directly to you.
  • The displayed prices might be changed by the reason of the exchange rates changes and fuel price are changed. For the precise price, please consult to the logistic company directly.
  • For other locations not displayed on our table, please consult with our logistic company for your quotation.
  • Logistic company name and address will be displayed on your invoice.

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