Singapore boast one of the larges shipping and air ports in the world and has a very efficient shipping industry for the clearance and delivery of goods. Shipping to Singapore is also quite economical.  Please have a look at the information below considering that regulations can change and you should check with Singapore customs for latest information.  We have included a link below.

DUTY FREE ENTRY.

Goods can enter as personal effects into Singapore duty free so long that the shipper satisfies Customs that:

  • They are changing their place of residence to Singapore;
  • They are the owner of the articles, personal effects and personal pet imported;
  • The articles and personal effects have been in his possession and used for a period of not less than 3 months while the personal pets have been in his ownership for a period of not less than 3 months; and
  • The articles, personal effects and personal pets are imported through air/sea.
  • The articles, personal effects and personal pets are imported within 6 months of his first arrival in Singapore; and
  • Such person gives an undertaking not to dispose of the articles, personal effects and personal pets within 3 months from the date of importation.

 PROHIBITED ITEMS

  • Chewing tobacco and imitation tobacco products
  • Cigarette lighters of pistol or revolver shape
  • Controlled drugs and psychotropic substances
  • Endangered species of wildlife and their by-products
  • Firecrackers
  • Obscene articles, publications, video tapes/discs and software
  • Reproduction of copyright publications, video tapes, video compact discs, laser discs, records or cassettes
  • Seditious and treasonable materials

Links

Singapore Customs (personal effects entry)