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Rajbiraj Customs Office Overview 

Rajbiraj Customs office is situated in BelahiSaptari District, Province 2. There are six different sub-customs offices under Rajbiraj Customs Office among which Kushha at Pato VDC is operational. Border crossing is officially known Customs office or Custom check post in Nepal. 

Rajbiraj is a minor border crossing, rated no.21 of 23 border crossings in terms import share, 0.01% of total country import share value during 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 Rajbiraj Customs Office


Border Crossing Location and Contact 

Name of Border Crossing 

 

Nepal: Belahi 
India: Kunaul
 

Province or District 

Province 2, Saptari District  

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Border Crossing 

Rajbiraj 11.6 KM North  

Latitude 

26.456271 

Longitude 

86.777595 

Managing Authority / Agency 

Department of Customs 

Contact Person 

Mr. Ramraj Prasad Chaurasiya 

Rajbiraj Customs Office 

BelahiSaptari 

Tel : 031-521787 

E-mail: rajbiraj@customs.gov.np 

 

Travel Times 

Nearest International Airport 

Tribhuvan International Airport 

303 km 

Truck Travel Time: 12-13 hrs 

Car Travel time: 8 hrs 

Nearest Port 

Biratnagar Customs Office 

82 km

Truck Travel Time: 5-6 hrs 

Car Travel time: 2.5 hrs 

Nearest location with functioning wholesale markets, or with significant manufacturing or production capacity 

Rajbiraj City 

11.6 km 

Truck Travel Time: 2 hrs 

Car Travel time: 45 mins 

Other Information 

 

National Airport is on the way to Rajbiraj City.  

 

Hours of Operation 

Weekdays 

6:00 am to 11:00pm 

National Holidays 


Seasonal Constraints  

Rainy seasons due to flood inundation 


Daily Capacity 

Private cars are not provided the separate lane. The road is double lane; lane for incoming vehicle and an adjacent lane for outgoing vehicles.  

Customs Clearance 

Compulsory Document for custom clearance. 

  • D & T Exemption Certificate  
  • Invoice 
  • 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) 

Other Relevant Information 

Major imported goods through this custom are clothes, motor parts, cosmetic goods, and household goods.