Mozambique Border Posts

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06:00 - 00:00       Tel: (013) 793 7311

Kosi Bay:
08:00 - 16:00       Tel: (035) 593 9871

08:00 - 16:00       Tel: (013) 735 6882

08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 15:00       Tel: (015) 812 9400

Documents Required:

•             Valid passport
•             Original vehicle registration papers: Note that a certified copy is acceptable at the border post.     Persons whose vehicles are still being financed by the bank will not have original vehicle registration  papers. They would therefore use the vehicle license papers (where the renewal disk is cut out yearly), or
•             Vehicle license papers: Must be accompanied with a letter from the bank giving you authorisation to take the vehicle across the border including dates. Both the bank letter and license papers should be signed by a Commissioner of Oaths
•             If you are not the registered owner of the vehicle: Please carry an affidavit from the police giving you authorisation from the owner / financial institution to take the vehicle abroad
•             Valid driver's license
•             Temporary Import Permit for vehicle: Compulsory - approximately R15 payable in Meticals
•             Third-Party Insurance: Compulsory - available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent store; R160    (valid for 30 days)
•             Red Warning Triangles: 1 set required (does not need to be displayed on car)
•             Reflective Jacket: If more than two people are travelling in the car, then two jackets will be required (to be used when changing a tyre, at an accident scene, or if loading)
•             Immigration Fees: R17.50 per person
•             Declaration Form for Vehicle: Cost is approximately R50
•             Yellow and Blue Mozambique Warning Triangle: Two stickers required if towing a trailer; one in the front of the vehicle (on the bumper) and one on the rear of the trailer
•             ZA Sticker: Available at any AA Accredited Sales Agent
•             International Driving Permit: Recommended
•             Important Notes:
o             Never give your passport to anyone and avoid using locals to assist with border assistance
o             Look out for speed traps when travelling back to SA (5km before the Border Post on the downhill) it is a 60 km/h zone and you will be fined R300
o             Rand currency is acceptable in Mozambique
o             Carry copies of your passport and driver's license