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Schleswig-Holstein

Customs control - import bans

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Schleswig-Holstein (Linie6PLus)

Service Description

Despite facilitations in the clearance of goods in personal luggage, you cannot carry all goods and products without restrictions in cross-border travel. The customs authorities monitor import restrictions and prohibitions and carry out appropriate checks.

There are prohibitions and restrictions on private imports in the following areas in particular:

  • Protection of species;
  • medicines;
  • narcotics;
  • fireworks;
  • dangerous dogs (fighting dogs);
  • foodstuffs;
  • counterfeit goods (product piracy);
  • sanitary plant protection (e.g. potatoes);
  • writings with unconstitutional content;
  • protection of public order (e.g. pornography);
  • animal health (domestic animals, animal products);
  • Weapons and ammunition (sporting weapons, hunting weapons, prohibited articles).

Who should I contact?

Information and knowledge management of the customs administration
Central enquiry office
Carusufer 3-5
01099 Dresden


Telephone: 0351 44834-510
fax: 0351 44834-590
E-mail: info.privat@zoll.de

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 08:00 - 17:00 hrs

Competent authority

the relevant customs office

Legal basis
Author
Technically approved by

Federal Ministry of Finance

Who should I contact?

Information and knowledge management of the customs administration
Central enquiry office
Carusufer 3-5
01099 Dresden


Telephone: 0351 44834-510
fax: 0351 44834-590
E-mail: info.privat@zoll.de

Opening hours:
Monday to Friday 08:00 - 17:00 hrs

Competent authority

the relevant customs office

Legal basis

Author

Technically approved by

Federal Ministry of Finance

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