Currency

When leaving France, you may take with you an unlimited amount of foreign currency.
Cash, bonds or securities in excess of €10,000 must be declared to French customs. 
Before your departure inquire about the applicable legislation in the destination country.

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Movement of goods

Generally speaking, if you wish to take goods home with you from your travels, remember to check that they are not subject to restrictions or special regulations. Customs are very strict regarding the movement of goods (total value of goods brought back, quantity…).

Below is a list of products subject to special regulations:

  • 1

    Cultural goods

  • 2

    Protected wild fauna and flora and products obtained from them 

  • 3

    Living animals and animal products

  • 4

    Plants and plant products

  • 5

    Weapons and ammunition

  • 6

    Drugs and therapeutic products (except for the passenger's personal needs)

  • 7

    Wine, alcohol, tobacco or other regulated products.