Effective 1st May 2004 client is
allowed to bring new automobile on payment of custom duty.
Import of old is also allowed but duty is high and with Euro III
norms on payment of custom. However, diplomatic mission can
bring old automobiles provided they meet Euro III norms.
Indian or Foreign nationals transferring their residence to
India are allowed to import one vehicle. A car that was in the
importers ownership or possession for over a year is allowed.
Payment for the car must be made prior to arrival of owner in
Import of new car is allowed but should meet pollution norms and
right hand drive.
Shipment may be done within 6
months of arrival. In lieu of a motor car, one motorcycle can
also be imported.
Only Right Hand Drive cars are
Only Cars which meets Euro III pollution norms are allowed. Must
have certificate from manufacturer