United Kingdom Vehicle Import Regulations

Duty : CIF price x 10% VAT (Value Added Tax) : (CIF price + duty + clearance fee) x 17.5% Cars under 3 years old : ESVA is required Cars over 3 years and less than 10 years old : ESVA and MOT Cars over 10 years old : MOT Need to change speedometer (to mile), space for the plate etc About GBP 600

Reference

SVA http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Motoring/BuyingAndSellingAVehicle/ImportingAndExportingAVehicle/DG_10018282 http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Motoring/BuyingAndSellingAVehicle/ImportingAndExportingAVehicle/DG_4022105 MOT http://www.direct.gov.uk/en/Motoring/OwningAVehicle/Mot/DG_4022514

Other

British Embassy http://ukinjapan.fco.gov.uk/

Port

Bristol, Liverpool, Southampto