Sierra Leone - Country Commercial Guide
Prohibited and Restricted Items
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The importation and exportation of certain goods are prohibited, and some others are subject to restrictions to protect the safety and lives of humans, animals, and plants; safeguard national security; and protect artistic, cultural, and intellectual property. Examples include importing certain food products, drugs, pharmaceuticals, environmentally hazardous products, seeds, weapons, explosives, and antiques. For information on Sierra Leone’s prohibited and restricted imports and exports, please refer to Section 63 of the Customs Act No 9 of 2011.