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Importing a Used Vehicle
The government has the following requirements for importing a used vehicle:
The following types of vehicle are banned:
Transfer of Residence
Foreign nationals and non-resident Indians (NRIs) moving to India on a “transfer of residence” for permanent settlement are allowed to import one car or motorcycle (new or used) under the following conditions:
The imported vehicle will still be subject to the usual customs duties and testing fees.
Foreign vehicles imported into India are subject to customs duties that cost more than the retail price at the time of purchase. On average, expect to pay about 102 percent duty on a new vehicle or 160 percent on a used vehicle. These rates include:
Used vehicles are charged custom duties according to their depreciated price at the time of importation. In other words, duty has to be paid on a certain percentage of the vehicle’s original retail price, based on its age. The rules on depreciation are as follows: