The required documents are:

  • Delivery order (from the shipping agent)
  • Invoice
  • Certificate of origin (for non GCC countries)
  • Packing list
  • Cash or Cheque deposit of 5%
  • Customs Exit/Entry Certificate

The procedures:

  • A deposit amount (valid for one month from the date of issue of the bill) shall be collected.
  • Containers shall be sealed before leaving Customs.
  • Certificates of entry and exit arranged and shall be checked, signed and stamped by customs officer.
  • Temporary deposit may be refunded upon presenting the original documents approved by the entry Customs centre.
  • Certain groups of goods have to be escorted by customs officers to their destination.