. Departure Travelers
. Temporary Entrance of
Gold & Foreign Exchange : Every passenger is allowed
to have gold with him/her personal use. Otherwise, it
should be declared to the customs officials.
Upon arrival, every passenger should declare his/her
foreign exchange to the bank situated in the airport.
The amount of foreign exchange allowed to be exited by
every traveler will equal his/her previously declared
* Other Goods : Import of alcoholic beverages,
playing cards and so on used for gambling, weaponry,
explosives, narcotics, and type of publications, films,
and pictures as well as all products contradictory to
the religious and national ethics of Iran is prohibited.
Import of tapes and publications is allowed if inspected
and confirmed by the Ministry of Guidance
representatives based at entrance gates.
* Goods authorized to enter Iran by passengers are as
appliances, either portable or non-portable powered by
electricity, gas and kerosene
parts and accessories for home appliances mentioned in
parts and accessories for automobiles, motorcycles, and
and housekeeping implements and utensils
belongings and their spare parts and accessories
handbags, and shoes
chocolate, fruit juice, and nonalcoholic beverages
toothpaste, eau-de-Cologne, perfumes, and so on
and their accessories
equipment and gear
Magazines, calendars, albums, and other products
pertaining to printing industry.
Any Passenger Leaving Iran can have his /
her personal belongings within the limits of
non-commercial nature. There is no limitation about the
amount of handicrafts and other Iranian products (except
carpet which will be described later) the amount of
transferable foreign goods by each passenger is up to
Nuts : Any passenger leaving Iran is allowed to
take nuts with himself/ herself. The maximum permitted
amount of pistachio is 10 kilograms of Saffron by any
one who holds a valid Passport Moreover the accompanying
persons cannot have any amount of the mentioned items.
Carpet and short – napped Coarse Carpet :
Passengers who depart Iran by air can take only one hand
knotted carpet not more than 6 Square meters. It means
Passengers are not allowed to carry two carpets that
areas are less than 6 square meters. The accompanying
persons cannot benefit from this privilege.
Exit of carpet, pistachio, nuts and Saffron by those
passengers whose destination is United Arab Emirates and
Syria is prohibited.
Transfer of precious
carpet and other objects, which have historical and
cultural value, are prohibited.
Foreign Exchange :
According to laws of central bank of the Islamic
Republic of Iran, the maximum permitted transferable
foreign Currency by each passenger is 1000 dollars
(Bank-note, traveler check or a combination of both).
Transfer of foreign Currency more than the allowed limit
requires a bank statement or a transfer certificate
issued by the bank system. Transfer of Dinar (Iraq),
Ruble (Russia), and Afghani ( Afghanistan) is prohibited
by passengers and traders. Transfer of Iranian Currency
is allowed up to 500000 Rials.
The Temporary Entrance of Automobiles
The temporary entrances of passenger cars
are possible as the following:
Aliens and Iranian residents abroad can import their
Automobiles temporarily by receiving the carnet de
passage or tripque booklets from the motoring centers in
the original country.
These automobiles should be exited from Iran when the
permitted period (3 months) is over.
Passengers who could not get the carnet de passage or
triptique booklets in the origin country, should get the
temporary admission license in the entrance frontier by
putting deposit or a bank bond on security.