Import Registration and import Licence procedures in Croatia

Permit and registration required for importation in Croatia


Import Licence process required in Croatia

What are the procedures for registration as an importer in Croatia? How to start an import business in Croatia? How to get import licence in Croatia? What are the certification formalities to import to Croatia? How to get the status of an importer in Croatia?


This post explains about import registration procedures to be obtained from Croatia government authority for importation to Croatia.


Any natural person who has registered with Tax Authority of Croatia can start appropriate business and engage with international trade by fulfilling necessary requirements by the Government of Croatia. For commercial purpose, a registered trade with concerned license (if required) as per the business and have enlisted in the Trade and Company Register of the country is must for exporting and importing of goods from and into Croatia.

Croatia is a member state of European Union. So it has certain similar procedures as like the other member states in the Union. As Croatia falls under EU countries, a common trade policy is adopted to import/export most of the products.   A separate rules and regulations are applied to specific products when importing and exporting in the European Union called Integrated Tariff of the European Communities (TARIC code).   For any import, export or transit in EU countries, an EORI number is compulsory. EORI means Economic Operator Registration and Identification.  The European Union (EU) legislation has required all member states to adopt the Economic Operators Registration and Identification (EORI) scheme. All importers, exporters and other transporters need to use a unique EORI reference number in all electronic communications with Customs and other government agencies involved in the international trade. This means that anyone involved with export, transit or import operations need to have EORI number.


Licensing procedure to import goods to a country is almost same in all countries worldwide.  Detailed information on how to obtain a licence to import to a country is explained in detail as separate post in this website.  Click below to read the same.


Import Registration and Licensing Process


This information is about import licensing procedures to import goods to Croatia.  If you have to add more information about import permit and registration required to import goods to Croatia, share below your thoughts.



The following details also clarify:

How to begin import trade in Zadar?  Permission to initiate to import in RIJEKA.  The way to get registration to import in Dubrovnik. Import registration procedures required in Dubrovnik.  Import Licence process in Zagreb. Process to import to Osijek.  Requirements of registration to import to Pula.  Registration requirements in Rijeka to import. Registration needed to import to Split.  How can I register to import in Zadar.  What Licence requited to import in RIJEKA.  What should I do to import goods in Dubrovnik.  How to get import licence in Zagreb.   Procedure to get registration to import in Osijek.  Mandatory process need to complete import in Pula.  First permission required to import in Rijeka.  How can I start import business Split?. 

Discussion Forum

You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers