Jaleshowr Customs Office Overview
Jaleshowr Customs office in Mahottari district oversees 6 sub-customs/entry point in the district.
Jaleshowr is a minor border crossing, rated no.11 of 23 border crossings in terms import share, 0.75% of total country import share value of July 2018 - May 2019.
The top three land border crossings in Nepal in terms of import and export value, are (1) Birgunj (prov.2); 34.64% of import share, (2) Bhairahawa (Prov.5); 16.92 % of import share, (3) Biratnagar (prov.1); 12.25% of import share value during July 2018 - May 2019 (ref: https://www.customs.gov.np).
Aerial view of Jaleshowr Customs Office
Border Crossing Location and Contact
Name of Border Crossing
Nepal: Maliwara Rd
Province or District
Province 2, Mahottari
Nearest Town or City with Distance from Border Crossing
Jaleshowr 4 km NE
Managing Authority / Agency
Department of Customs
Jaleshwar Customs Office
Jaleshwor Municipality ward No. 12, Mahottari
Nearest International Airport
Tribhuvan International Airport
Truck Travel Time: 11 hrs
Car Travel time: 7
Sirsiya Dry Port
Truck Travel Time: 6-7 hrs
Car Travel time: 4.5 hrs
Nearest location with functioning wholesale markets, or with significant manufacturing or production capacity
Truck Travel Time: 15 mins
Car Travel time: 10 mins
6 lane Dhulikhel Sindhuli Bhittamod Highway is under construction. The main objective of this road is to connect the capital city of Kathmandu with the Eastern Terai and hence linking to neighbouring cities in India.
Hours of Operation
6:00 am to 11:00pm
Rainy seasons due to flood inundation.
Private cars are not provided the separate lane.
Compulsory documents for custom clearance:
- D & T Exemption Certificate
- AWB/BL/Other Transport Documents
- Donation/Non-Commercial Certificates
- Packing list
- Letter of credit
- Certificate of origin
- Certificate of insurance
- Bill of Lading / Airway Bill
- Industry Registration Certificates
- Permanent Account Number (with VAT Registration and Income Tax Registration if not exempt)