Import Duty Tax Exemption for Cinema Equipment

Application Regulations

  • Only cinemas owner or operator is eligible to make application.
  • The owner or operator must have a registered company valid under Company Act or Registration of Business Act and has obtained license to display from FINAS.
  • The cinema must have at least 100 seats.
  • Only new facilities (not used items) that have been listed as attachment 1 will be considered.
  • Owner or operator entrepreneur is subjected to Custom Control regulations regarding duty exemption of equipment.

How to Apply

  • Application for Import Duty exemption can be made using form BCP/PWG/83. The form must be completed and submitted in three copies to FINAS.
  • FINAS will process the forms and submit acknowledgement of the application to the Ministry of Finance.