French Custom regulations
if you are in possesion of goods under french laws regulation ( or not) you can declare those goods with a special document available only in one of those stores :
- " SUD ANCRAGE" harbor office
- The "BARRACUDA" restaurant
NOTHING TO DECLARE:
You are free to go in any marina ,to sail in the "antillo-guyanaise"waters at those three conditions .
-Nothing to declare.
-Not to be in possesion of any undeclare goods
-To respect the immigration laws.
ITEMS TO DECLARE:
-In any custom harbor
-respect immigration laws
-Flag on the mast (QUEBEC)
-Papers required (bills,licence,etc)
To know the liste of goods to declare and those strictly forbiden in the french waters ,folow the links below
It is strictly forbiden to sail in the French waters if you are in possession of forbidden goods .
WHAT TO DECLARE :
Expensive goods in hudge quantities.
Export and import weapons & munitions.
IN THE FRENCH ISLANDS.
Goods,properties,cash : 10 000 Euros and over.
Guns and munitions on board .
The species threatened of extinction .
Not to be declare :Medication for personel use ,max 3 month of treatment with or without prescription,
Over 3 month it is strictely forbiden.
Foodstuffs ,meats,meat produce,milk and milk produce.
Baby food ,fishing stuff are allowed under condition.
Work and objects of art.
WHICH KIND OF GOODS ARE FORBIDEN ?
CUSTOMS INFRACTIONS ABOUT FORGERY:
Plants and plant products ( ref for Guadeloupe :96-323 from the 10 of April)
The species from the washinton convention
Animals and plants registered on appendices 1 & 2 of the agreement of Washinton ,alive or dead ,as well as the parts ( skin,plucks,teeth).
The endangered species.
All drugs ( except on prescription).
All dog with no genealogical reference.
Any objets ,photos ,magazines pornographic showing minors.
Where to refuel and under whitch tax reglementation .
Any petrole station ( DSA ) authorised by the district council.
Be aware that not all DSA in Guadeloupe have Gazole and unleaded .
At "Riviere sens " marina ,the TOTAL petrole station (societe marina services) offer tax / vat tefund fuel (gazole & unleaded )
All big recreational boats and yatchs ( making a stop) can buy vat refund fuel .Council of Guadeloupe No :CR/14-580 ,only for special vat on goods.All other ships ,boats, exct,have to pay all the vat ,sea grants,special vat exct .
Can you fisn if you are a non profesional fisherman .What does the law say ?
The Reference for the marine recreational fishing for Guadeloupe and Martinique is :2002/1249/PFEF/SGAR/MAP.
Banned from fishing :sea turtles ,white ourssins,sponges ,sea plants.For lobsters ,fishs,and others species refer above.
Can you bring your pet ? Yes whith under conditions .
The sea customs ,it is security ,safety ,for all.