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    For the purpose of Customs clearance of arriving passengers, a two channel system has been adopted

  • Green Channel for passengers not having any dutiable goods.
  • Red Channel for passengers having dutiable goods.

  • All the passengers shall ensure to file correct declaration of their baggage.
  • Green channel passengers must deposit the customs portion of the disembarkation card to the custom official at the gate before leaving the terminal.
  • Declaration of foreign exchange/currency has be made before the custom officers in the following cases :
    • where the value of foreign currency notes exceed US $ 5000 or equivalent
    • where the aggregate value of foreign exchange including currency exceeds US $ 10,000 or equivalent

Passengers walking through the Green Channel with dutiable / prohibited goods are liable to prosecution/penalty and confiscation of goods.

Trafficking of Narcotics and Psychotropic substances is a serious offence and is punishable with imprisonment.

Reference Site

Address: Adolf Fredriks Kyrkogata, 12, Box 1340, 111 83 Stockholm.
Opening hours of the Embassy: 0800 hours to 1630 hours,
closed for lunch 1230 hours to 1300 hours (Monday to Friday)
Working hours for Consular section (submission / collection) 0830 hrs to 1130hrs (Mon to Fri)
(Submission of applications and Collection of documents) 0830 hrs to 1130 hrs (Mon to Fri)
Telephone enquires may be made between 1400 and 1600 hrs
Phone: 08-107 008
Fax: 08-248 505
Visa queries:[at]mea[dot]gov[dot]in
OCI Cards:[at]mea[dot]gov[dot]in

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