How can I Obtain an Import Permit?
The following items require an import permit:
- Air Conditioner units: Automotive, Home and Commercial.
- Refrigerators, wine coolers, refrigerated water fountains and their parts.
- Fire Extinguishers
Permits for the above items can be obtained for free at the TTMA building, Maritime Roundabout, Barataria.
These permits take as much as five (5) days to be processed, so remember to obtain them in time.
- A Copy of your ID or Driver's Permit
- Invoice value of import
- Gas type used in refrigerated units is usually R134A
You can apply for an import permit before your item reaches Trinidad.