Exhibitions Establishment Request

This service is provided by the Customs Affairs to Businesses requesting to establish exhibitions where they will import goods to be displayed in those exhibitions.

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Mobile Applications

Service Location

   Service Terms

  • Target User Group:
  • Business ,

   Required Documents

Before the Exhibition:

  • A license from Bahrain Tourism and exhibition Authority
  • A license to establish the exhibition from Customs Affairs
  • An official letter from the organizing entity
  • Customs tax (cash deposit, a bank guarantee)
  • Customs Declaration form (IM5)according to the submitted guarantee from the organizing entity
  • Bill of lading
  • Invoice including country of origin 

After the Exhibition:

Customs Declaration form (IM4) or (EX3) after the end of the exhibition.

   Important notes

  • Others:
In case of any difference in value or numbers or marks mentioned on the goods, the entire quantity would be subject to inspection.


  • Payment Methods:
  • Bank Transfer , Cash , Cheque ,
  • Service Fees:
  • BD 1.500