VisitBritain would like to invite you to take part in a short survey about our website, it should take no more than a couple of minutes. Go to the survey. Skip to main content. You are not allowed to go over your total alcohol allowance. If you are bringing tobacco back into the UK you will be allowed to bring in one from the following list:. You are allowed to combine your tobacco allowances, for example, if you bring in cigarettes you can also bring in 25 cigars. You are not allowed to bring in any meat or dairy products from most countries outside the EU.
The majority of fruits, vegetables, seeds and bulbs are subject to weight or quantity restrictions. Some plants and plant products including potatoes and loose soil may not be brought into the UK unless you have obtained the relevant licence. Check the UK Government website for a detailed guide on which food and plants you can and can't bring back to the UK. There will be no change to the rights and status of EU citizens currently living in the UK until 30 June Your goods and any vehicle you use to transport them may be seized if you break the rules.
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