The Zambia Revenue Authority(ZRA) has introduced specific and predictable customs duty for imported second-hand vehicles.
This measure will immediately curb corruption associated with importation of second-hand vehicles and help buyers and customs clearing agents to plan with predictable costs.
The measures are effective 1st January 2018.
This is according to the Customs Notice no.22 of 2017.
The customs duty has been divided into two categories; 2-5years and those above five years have different applicable specific duty rates.
There is no upward revision but mere standardization of duty.
The ZRA has assigned unique codes for this purposes of declaration