Expert car sourcing
Our sourcing specialists are experts in sourcing new and used cars from the UK, Japan or Australia. They advise on spec, condition, negotiate pricing to find the best car for you.
We strive to find VAT Free cars so save you 20% off the price when we export it to Botswana.
All cars are in the highest condition and prepared to showroom standard.
Easy car importing
With over 12 years car export experience, we make importing your car as easy as possible.
- We find your perfect car
- Quote one clear price for the whole export service.
- Pay the UK VAT so you don’t have to.
- Arrange CIF shipping to Walvis Bay, Maputo or Durban.
- Manage all transport within the team.
- Courier all paperwork and loose items to you.
Prestige car import service
We have thought of everything so you don’t have to.
Our prestige car import service includes everything you need to import your car to Walvis Bay, Durban or Maputo.
Transport insurance, shipping, UK transport, UK VAT reclaim and safe payments. See below for details.
Simple car import process
Drive your car within 30 day of choosing it.
We ensure all pre-export checks are taken care of, manage your shipping booking and make any modifications you might like.
Cars are shipped roll on roll off to Walvis Bay, Durban or Maputo.
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Outstanding car import service
Our outstanding import service includes everything you need to import your car to Botswana.
Our cars are shipped and insured service to Walvis Bay, Durban or Maputo.
Bespoke sourcing of your vehicle, purchase, inspection and collection.
Storage of your car in our safe compound.
Paintwork re-conditioning. (if required)
Mileage checks & reports.
Company pre-export inspections.
Transport to the departure port.
Fully comprehensive insurance in the UK.
Roll-on roll-off and container shipping
High level of marine insurance throughout shipping.
Safe payments accept payment in USD, GBPs.
DHL of original documents and loose items.
Car import timings from the UK to Botswana
How long does it take to import a UK car to Botswana?
It usually takes 30 days to import a UK car to Walvis Bay or Durban.
Day 1: Car identified and balance payment received.
Days 2-8: Car inspected, purchased and delivered to the UK port.
Days 9-29: Car loaded and shipped to Walvis Bay or Durban.
Days: 30-40: Car transits to Gaberone and registered.
What you receive by courier
We will DHL loose items and vehicle documentation to your preferred address. This is usually you or your nominated clearing agent.
Bill of Lading
Manufacturer's Book Pack
Locking Wheel Nut
Pre-Purchase Inspection Documents
Car import restrictions
Botswana does not have any restriction on importing motor vehicles. Customs duties and VAT will apply and these should be cleared within 14 days of the vehicle entering Botswana. Customs clearance of a motor vehicle should be done even if it will not be registered in Botswana. Residents of Botswana are not allowed to drive or use foreign registered vehicles in the Botswana for more than fourteen days after importation of such vehicle. If you are intending to do so please contact your nearest customs office for advice. Should you be found in possession of a foreign registered vehicle severe penalties including seizure of vehicles may be imposed. Do remember to arrange insurance for your vehicle from the point it reaches either Port or from the moment your clearing agent transfers your car to you.