What are the conditions for import and purchase of goods by privileged persons?
26/05/16 at 10:16 am
Conditions for import and purchase of goods by privileged persons are elaborated in the SRO no. 237-Law/2003/2015/Cus, dated 02/08/2003. As per Rule 5 of the said SRO, the following conditions will be applicable for such import or purchase:
(1) The total value of alcoholic beverage, liquor, tobacco, articles of foodstuff, medicine and other consumable stores, either imported or purchased from the diplomatic bonded warehouses, shall not exceed the value mentioned in the Schedule below:
Particular of good
Monthly entitlement of a privileged person or of each member of his or her family
Conditions of Import and Purchase
Articles of foodstuff, medicine and other consumable stores.
Up to a CIF value of US $ 60.00
The total value of goods either imported on a duty-free basis or purchased from the diplomatic bonded warehouse of Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation by a privileged person shall not exceed the value mentioned in column 2.
Alcoholic Beverage, liquor and tobacco.
Up to a CIF value of US $ 100.00
The total value of goods either imported on a duty-free basis or purchased from any type of diplomatic bonded warehouse by a privileged person shall not exceed the value mentioned in column 2.
(2) Children below the age of 18 (eighteen) years shall not be entitled to enjoy the quota for alcoholic beverage, liquor and tobacco mentioned in the Schedule.
[This is for informational purposes only. In case of contradiction of conflict with relevant Act/Rules, provisions mentioned
or referred to in the said Act/Rules shall prevail.]