Customs-Related Laws

Bahamas Laws On-Line is a database of consolidated Statutes and Subsidiary Legislation of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas amended up to 31st December, 2009.
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The Tariff

The Tariff provides the applicable tariff rates and statistical categories for all merchandise imported into the The Bahamas.
It is based on the international Harmonized System, the global system of nomenclature that is used to describe most world trade in goods.

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  2019 Customs Management (Amendment) Act   July 1, 2019
  2019 Excise (Amendment) Act   July 1, 2019
  2019 Tariff (Amendment) Act   July 1, 2019

 

  2018 Customs Tariff Schedule   June 29, 2018
  2018 Customs Excise Table   June 29, 2018

 

  VAT Excise Amendments With Description   December 31, 2014
  VAT Tariff Amendments With Description   December 31, 2014

 

  2013 Customs Tariff Act   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Tariff Schedule   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Excise Act   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Excise Schedule   July 1, 2013
  2013 Economic Partnership Agreement Schedule   July 1, 2013
  2013 Environmental Levy   July 1, 2013
  2013 Processing Fees   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Management Act   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Management Act Amendments   July 1, 2013
  2013 Customs Management Regulation   July 1, 2013