How much does it cost to import a car from Japan ?
The total cost will depend on car purchase price, your location, vehicle size, import taxes, clearance costs and compliance procedures.
Your costs will include:
Car purchase price
Export agent fee (varies depending on car price – includes inspection, purchase, transport to Port, deregistration procedures, export paperwork and postage of original documents)
Shipping (roll on / roll off or container)
Import taxes, Customs, Quarantine and clearance charges
Transport from the Port
Compliance procedures for imported cars
Normal licensing and registration costs
Our Service Fee is in addition to the above costs and ranges between $660 and $1,100 AUD per vehicle depending on the type of service required. Find out more…
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