23 May 2020

Construction equipment exempted from customs duties

The President’s decision «On measures to accelerate the construction of multi-storey houses in the regions» was adopted.

According to the Decree, the following are exempt from customs payments:

for the period until 1 January 2021, imported new construction and special equipment, as well as means of transport of goods (27 types);

during the period from 1 July 2020 to 1 July 2023, imported concrete casting moulds, machines and mechanisms for the preparation of concrete for the construction of multi-storey monolithic housing units according to a list formed in the prescribed manner.

Customs payers for the period from 1 July 2020 to 1 July 2023 are entitled to a delay of up to 120 days or to instalments of customs payments (excluding value added tax and customs clearance fees) for imported machines and mechanisms used in the construction industry , technological equipment, means of small-scale mechanization, devices, spare parts and accessories.