Country Guide: New Caledonia

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Updated: April 07, 2016

Household Goods and Personal Effects

Documents Required:

  • Packing list
  • Copy of valid passport
  • Original bill of lading (no express release accepted) / AWB
  • Change or residence certificate or work contract (in French)
  • Original inventory in French dated, valued and signed by the shipper
  • Invoices for the electrical and hi-fi appliances, valuable furniture, silverware, music instruments, (Declaration on the honor with year of purchase)

Motor Vehicles

Documents Required:

 

-          Original registration card

-          Original purchase invoice

-          Non sale certificate

-          Customs form EUR1 if vehicle EU origin.

 Specific Information:

Taxes won't apply:

-       Ground vehicule (car, motorbike, scooter...): If the shippers owns his motor vehicule for more than 18 months at the date of shipment and residence transfer (departure date) and if the motor vehicule is less than 24 months old (export custom declaration date). 

-      Sea or air vehicule (boat, plane...):  If the shippers owns his motor vehicule for more than 18 months at the date of shipment and residence transfer (departure date)

 

Outside of this conditions, taxes will apply:

-     VH registered in EEC (European Economic Community): 27% of the value (according to Blue Book of New Caledonia) if the shipper has the document EUR1

-     VH outside of EEC or shipper has no EUR1: 42% of the value (according to Blue Book of New Caledonia)

Consignment Instructions

CONSIGNMENT INSTRUCTIONS 
CONSIGNEE
AGS New Caledonia
BP 7315
98801 Noumea CEDEX
Tel: (687) 28 63 33
Fax: (687) 28 55 49
ags-noumea@ags-demenagement.com
NOTIFY
Name of shipper
C/o AGS New Caledonia
Tel: (687) 28 63 33
Fax: (687) 28 55 49
Alain VANDENBERGHE
File: New Caledonia
IAM Note: Customs regulations can change at any time with or without notice. This document is provided as a guide and for information only. While IAM has exercised reasonable care in publishing this document, IAM makes no representation, either expressed or implied, as to its accuracy or applicability.