Rwanda - Country Commercial Guide
Customs Regulations

Includes customs regulations and contact information for this country’s customs office.

Last published date: 2020-09-22

The Customs Services Department under the Rwanda Revenue Authority has the primary function of collecting and accounting for import duties and taxes onimports.

All importers must use clearing agents to process goods through customs.  Several private warehouses exist, and many businesses have their own warehouses.  The cost of warehousing is based on handling charges and length of warehousing. 

For further information on customs regulations, please contact:

Assumpta Mukabaranga
Kigali Field Operations
Customs Department Services
Rwanda Revenue Authority
P.O Box 718 Kigali
Phone: +250 78 8185675

Commissioner for Customs Services
Ms. Rosine Uwamariya
Rwanda Revenue Authority
Customs Gikondo Magerwa 
1st Floor,P.O. Box3987–Kigali
Telephone: +250 78 8185711


Mr. William Musoni
Deputy Commissioner for Customs Services
Rwanda Revenue Authority
1st Floor
Customs Gikondo Magerwa
P.O. Box 3987 - Kigali
E-mail: William.musoni
Telephone: +250 78 8185840

Customs clearance procedures can be found at the RRA Website: