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Processing of Exemptions in ASYCUDA

Processing of Exemptions in ASYCUDA

February 9, 2021

The GRA is reminding brokers that requests for exemptions must be uploaded to ASYCUDA. Additionally, brokers must complete the electronic Single Administrative Document (eSAD) including the necessary Additional National Codes (ANCs). The following are categories of individuals and businesses applying for exemptions of Customs Duty, Value Added Tax, and Excise Tax on items being imported/exported:

  • Manufacturer Imports
  • Government Contracts
  • Government Department and Ministries
  • Pharmacies
  • Large Scale Miners
  • Investment Agreements
  • Forestry Products
  • Fishing Industry
  • Diplomats

The following categories need not send a letter of request to the Commissioner-General:

  • Diplomats with the exception of vehicles
  • Biodegradable Products
  • Solar equipment
  • Electric Motor Vehicles

Further details on the specific requirements for each type of exemption is available on our website at gra.gov.gy/exemptions.