Making Travel & Customs Simple

Exempt makes Customs declaration simple by enabling all returning residents and visitors to the Bahamas, to save time during the Customs declaration process.

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Coat of Arms   Bahamas Customs

  • Bahamas Customs

    Select from a variety of Customs Forms

  • Mobile Passport

    Secure Digital Passport Technology

  • Duty Calculator

    Quickly calculate duties of items purchased

  • Exemption Tracker

    Tracks how many Exemptions are used and are available

  • Shopping List

    Create and save shopping list that can be added to C17 Forms

  • Flight Tracker

    Find a flight's departue/arrival time and if it's on time

  • City Guide

    Find out what to do and where to go in any city you travel to

  • Duty Search

    Search thousands of Customs Duty Rates and Tariffs

Everyone traveling to The Bahamas is required to fill out a Bahamas Customs C17 Declaration Form. Whether a returning resident or a visitor on vacation, Exempt is designed for you to complete your form electronically before you land in order to save time. After signing up and submitting your appropriate travel documents, you will be issued a QR code. Use the App to submit your C17 form to Bahamas Customs. Upon arrival into Customs, enter the designated Exempt lane in the inspection area and scan QR code at the inspection counter. Officer will review your electronic submission and process your form.

Save time during the mandatory declaration process with Bahamas Customs at all Bahamian Ports of Entry. Also, take advantage of its enhanced features, such as the Shopping List, Flight Tracker and City Guide.



Download Exempt from the Google Play or The Apple App Store.


Sign Up

Signing up is simple just add a username, Your country of Citzenship, Your country of Residence an email and password


Use App Features

You can now use all the great features of Exempt. Calculate Duties, Shopping List, Flight Tracker and so much more!


Submit Forms To Customs!

In order to submit forms to Customs, you must complete your user profile by scanning your Passport Information. It's Simple!


- It simplifies the customs declaration process.
- It is available for all travelers entering the Bahamas.
- It can save time and money.
- It is contactless and paperless.
- Information submitted through the app is secure.
- It calculates duties and applies exemptions accurately.
- It automatically detects duty free items.
- Duties can be prepaid before arrival via debit/credit card.
- Spend less time on cashier lines and inspection lines.
- Mobile scan feature automatically adds items to C17 form.
- Upload feature for purchase receipts.

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About Us

Exempt is a multi-purposed, multi- featured, travel assistant app, developed by Exempt Technologies. Many exclusive features are included in the Exempt App. One of the main features is the ability to submit and prepay customs declarations while traveling into The Bahamas. Also, be on the lookout for new countries where Exempt will be accepted for their Customs Declaration Process soon.
Beyond its Customs features, Exempt is so much more; allowing its users to Track Flights, Create Personalized Shopping Lists, and providing a City Guide which is a smart, localized directory, designed to help users navigate any destination they travel to. With more features on the way, Exempt aims to be the “go to” app for all things Travel. Exempt… Making Travel Simple!