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VISUALLY VERSION
Movement of vehicles

The procedure of temporary importation of vehicles by foreign persons

Temporary importation of a vehicle for private use, registered on the territory of a foreign state, to the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union by a foreign natural person is carried out without payment of customs fees, under the condition, that the vehicle is imported temporary for the period of the temporary sojourn of a foreign person on this territory, maximum for one year.

Temporary importation of a second and subsequent vehicles for personal use, registered in non-Member States of the Eurasian Economic Union, into the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union by foreign natural persons, if previously temporarily admitted vehicles for personal use of such persons were not exported from the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union, shall be allowed subject to fulfillment of the obligation for payment of the customs duties, taxes.

By the arrival on the Customs border of the Eurasian Economic Union a passenger customs declaration in duplicate is filled in. It is also possible to fill in and print it out in duplicate beforehand. The form of the passenger customs declaration is placed in the section «FOR INDIVIDUALS» of the English-version website of FCS of Russia.

The passenger customs declaration together with the documents, confirming the data, that the passenger customs declaration contains, are submitted to a customs officer. These documents include:

-  documents that identity personality;

-  documents confirming the right of ownership, use and/or disposal of a vehicle for personal use;

-  documents containing data that can identify a vehicle for personal use.

One copy of the passenger customs declaration with the records of the customs authorities on the temporary importation of the vehicle is to be given back to the natural person, be kept by him during all the period of the temporary importation and presented to the customs authorities upon departure.

Temporarily imported vehicles for personal use, before the expiration of the period allowed for temporary stay of such vehicles in the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union, shall be subject to customs declaring for exportation from the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union, release into free circulation or for other purposes in accordance with Article 264 of the Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union.

In case of failure to export of the vehicle after the expiration of the temporary importation in respect on such vehicles customs duties, taxes are charged.

 

ATTENTION!

Starting from September 4, 2018, Federal Law No. 289-FZ On Customs Regulation in the Russian Federation and On Amending Certain Legislative Acts of the Russian Federation came into force. The document was developed in connection with the coming into force of the new Customs Code of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) from January 1, 2018.

In accordance with subclause 2, clause 5, Article 193, temporary import for personal use of vehicles registered in a foreign country and belonging on the basis of the right of ownership to an individual or a legal entity which already owns other vehicles for personal use earlier imported into the territory of the Russian Federation and being under the customs control shall be allowed only after ensuring the fulfillment of the obligation on payment of the customs duties.

The Federal Customs Service of the Russian Federation recommends to individuals planning to temporarily import vehicles for personal use into the territory of the Russian Federation to take into account that the customs authorities carry out an inspection both in regard to the driver of the vehicle and in regard to its owner as to availability of vehicles for personal use earlier temporarily imported into the territory of the Russian Federation and being under the customs control.