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Duty Free shopping is the fun start of your international travel journey, but restrictions do apply.
Normal baggage allowances apply to your Duty Free purchases, and if applicable, excess baggage charges may apply. If your purchases go over the carry-on baggage limits, you will need to check in your Duty Free shopping.
Note: International to international transit passengers may be subject to additional airport security screening at the point of transfer. All Duty Free liquids, aerosols and gels may be confiscated if above maximum limitations and packing requirements.
United States of America
Duty Free Limits
|Alcoholic beverages||1 quart (1 litre)||Must be 21+ years|
|Tobacco, cigarettes and cigars||200 cigarettes, 50 cigars or 2kg of tobacco||Must be 18+ years|
|Other||US$100 of gifts||Can only be claimed once every six months|
Entering New Zealand
New Zealand Duty Free Limits
|Alcoholic beverages||4.5L of wine or; 4.5L of beer; 3 bottles (or other containers) each containing not more than 1125ml of spirits, Liquer or other spirituous beverages||Must be 17+ years|
|Tobacco, cigarettes and cigars||200 cigarettes or 250 grams (approx 8.82 oz) of tobacco or 50 cigars per person||Must be 17+ years|
|Other||NZD$700 per person worth of personal goods. For example, cameras or perfumes||No age limit|
Duty Free Limits
|Alcoholic beverages||2.25 litres (approx 1.98 quarts) per person||Must be 18+ years|
|Tobacco, cigarettes and cigars||50 cigarettes or 50 grams (approx 1.76 oz) of tobacco or cigar products per person. Includes all tobacco products in accompanied baggage, regardless of how or where they were purchased.||Must be 18+ years|
|Other||AUD$900 per person worth of personal goods. For example, cameras or perfumes||AUD$450 per person limit for persons under 18 years|
Please Note: Due to restriction mandated by the Australian Government, it is forbidden to carry liquids, aerosols or gels during transit at Abu Dhabi airport if your final destination is in Australia.