Japan Used Car Import Duty Regulation in New Caledonia

Import Rules, Regulations, Policies & Procedures
To Import Japan Used Cars In New Caledonia

Check all the key points related to import rules, regulations, policies, documentations, duties and taxes, inspections, restrictions, shipping ports, etc. which you should keep in mind while importing Used Cars from Japan to New Caledonia

Year Restriction

No Age Restrictions

Destination Port


Time of Shipment

34-46 Days (RoRo)

Vessel Schedule

Monthly (RoRo)

Shipping Line


Used Car Import Rules & Regulations in New Caledonia


Age Restriction

No age restriction on importation of used vehicle.

Used Cars Import Duties And Taxes In New Caledonia

For second-hand vehicles, two cases are possible

1. The importation of the vehicle follows a sale for export to New Caledonia. In this case, the vehicle is not registered in the name of the person concerned. The basis of taxation shall be constituted by the value of the transaction plus the costs of transport and insurance relating to the transport of the goods between the country of origin and New Caledonia.

2. For other cases, the taxable basis shall be determined by reference to the value of Argus New Caledonia valid for the calendar year. On this basis, a flat-rate reduction of 15% will be applied, followed by a new coefficient of reduction depending on the origin of the vehicle

For vehicles which are no longer listed on the argus basis, the basis of assessment shall be determined by reference to the last quotation of the argus on which a reduction coefficient of 10% per additional year is applied, within the limit of a reduction Maximum of 80% on the last known rating. In any event, the taxable base may not be less than the amount of the costs corresponding to the transport and insurance relating to the transportation of the goods between the country of origin and New Caledonia.

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