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    Hi!!

    Does anyone KNOW what is the limit (how many litres) for bringing diesel back to ZA from Botswana without having to pay import tax?

    Thanks!!

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    So long as the fuel is in the vehicles tanks it won't be taxed. Any fuel in containers or jerry cans will be taxed.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Olyfboer View Post
    So long as the fuel is in the vehicles tanks it won't be taxed. Any fuel in containers or jerry cans will be taxed.
    Only if you get caught - in 25 years I was only checked once ....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Olyfboer View Post
    So long as the fuel is in the vehicles tanks it won't be taxed. Any fuel in containers or jerry cans will be taxed.
    Ah ok, thanks a million!!! ...I was always under the impression you were allowed to bring a limited amount in for example a jerry can back...
    Last edited by Trevor_Mathews; 2019/06/17 at 12:42 PM. Reason: add detail
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kalahari Safari View Post
    Only if you get caught - in 25 years I was only checked once ....


    .... but I have BW plates
    Nope I cannot do that...gotto do the right thing
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