Import and ESMA Approval
Import & Custom Clearance
Experience and expertise of custom clearance of e-cigarettes and e-liquids is essential for import of international products into UAE. Our custom clearance and legal division is fully equipped to enable import clearance in accordance with all UAE customs rules and regulations. We have developed this expertise through tribulations involving numerous ministries and departments, and have track record of successful approved imports. The aim of our clearance and legal division is to abide by all UAE rules and regulations and enabling smooth logistics.
The Emirates Authority For Standardization & Metrology (ESMA), a UAE government body, governs and approves a variety of products including electronic nicotine products for import and sale in the country. ESMA has put in place a comprehensive procedure for approvals for electronic nicotine products since April 2019, which fosters quality and tested products are brought in the UAE market. All ESMA approved products are subject to 100% excise duty/tax as per UAE Cabinet Decision 52. Products sold on Vape Stop are ESMA approved.