Trinidad and Tobago

HOW TO IMPORT uSED CAR FROM JAPAN TO tRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

REGULATION

 

  • Individuals can import 1 vehicle every 3 years.
  • Individuals must personally do everything without assistance from a Register Dealer.
  • Vehicle cannot be more than 4 years old.
  • Vehicle cannot have diesel engine.
  • Must have Deregistration Certificate.
  • Deregistration Certificate must have Engine and Chassis numbers that match the vehicle’s.
  • Deregistration Certifcate must have age by manufacturing date.
  • Deregistration Certificate must have mileage for vehicle imported for retail.
  • Must be structurely sound and meet enviornment standards.
  • Must have Ozone-Friendly AC.
  • Prior registration, vehicle must be roadworthy.
  • Dealers must put in government specified minimum Terms and Conditions into written sales agreement in the case of selling import.
  • All must have a Import License for Used Right Hand Drive Vehicles.
  • If you are importing commercial goods, you must hire a Customs Broker to fill out the required documentation.

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO IMPORT USED CAR TO TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO 

  • Customs Declaration Form (C82 Form) x four copies
  • CARICOM Area Invoice (Provided by TokyoCarZ)
  • Supplier’s Invoice (Provided by TokyoCarZ)
  • Bill of Lading (Provided by TokyoCarZ)
  • Deregistration Certificate (Provided by TokyoCarZ)
  • Import License
  • T&T Passport, D.P., I.D. (For Personal Use) -or-
  • B.I.R. No. (For Trade)
  • * – For more information please check here 
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Import car from Japan to Trinidad and Tobago: Ports, Costs, Tax & Duties!

SHIPPING DESTINATION PORTS:

Ro-Ro Shipping available to Port of Spain

Ro-Ro Shipping COST

 Car Size               | in  JPY  


Under 13.5 m3         160,000.00         

Over 13.5 m3              ASK                   

Tax & Duties   

USED CAR IMPORT TAX AND DUTY RATES IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

Calculation Example

Let’s say you bought a car for ¥2,000,000 and want to ship to Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago.

Your invoice would look as follows:

Car price                          ¥2,000,000

Commission                    ¥140,000

Ro-Ro Freight                 ¥160,000

Marine Insurance         ¥10,000

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In Total                                ¥2,310,000

Accident cars – for Nonrunning car, None Drivable cars 30,000 JPY – 70,000 JPY extra inland transportation cost may apply.       

Negotiation fee  – 10,000 JPY;  During the auction, a car may unsold. But there is still a chance to buy it via Negotiation. By the end of the actual auction day, we can apply for negotiation to any unsold car. No matter you BID on it or no.   

Cancellation fee – 80,000 JPY  ( If you Won a car in the auction, you can cancel it within 1 hour); We CAN NOT cancel Cars bought via Negotiation or from Tender auctions!

Resell at the auction – will cost about 150,000 JPY  (auction fee, inland cost, paperwork, etc) depends on car condition, location, etc;

Late Payment – in 5 days after purchase you need to pay out the outstanding balance.  10,000 JPY will be charged weekly for late payment. 

Lowered Down Cars – cars with lowered suspensions, low height for e.g. sports cars etc. May be extra inland transportation charged

Oversized vehicles –  Trucks, Bus, etc. 30,000 JPY on top of FOB may apply;                                           

De-Gas Certification – 10,000 JPY;

Asbestos Declaration – 5000 JPY;  

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Frequently Asked Questions

– This deposit gives you full access to all the auctions and it is refundable at any time before you actually buy a car.

– Yes, you can. Before 2 hours from the actual time. You will not incur any penalty.

 

– There will be a penalty equivalent to your deposit.

 

 

– There are two options for making payments: Bank Telegraphic Transfer, and PayPal System

 

 

We speak English, Japanese, 

Why Choose Us

Experienced Staff

All our staff has experience for more than 5 years in this business.

Pricing

There are no surprise bills. Any unexpected or additional expenses must be pre-approved by you.

Guarantee Service

Our job will not finish until you get your car!

Trusted Work

More than a thousand exported & delivered!

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