Duty Free Shopping Advice (LAGs)

Taking Duty Free Liquids, Aerosols, Gels On BoardAs enforced by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) effectively as of June 1, 2007, the security measures restrict the amount of Liquids, Aerosols and Gels (LAGs) that passengers may take on board in their hand luggage on international flights in order to protect against the threat of liquid explosives. Only limited quantities of liquids, aerosols and gels, or similar substances may be taken on board an aircraft in your hand-carry luggage.
 

Duty Free Shopping Advice

Please refer to the following table if you are traveling to these countries
 
Countries Transfer/Transit
in these countries
Final destinations
to these countries
NORTH AMERICA
Canada
USA
United Airline-all flight (UA)
Northwest Airline-all flights
(NW)/Delta Airlines (DL)
AUSTRALIA
Australia
New Zealand
EUROPE
EU-Member Countries*
ASIA
Hong Kong
India
Japan
Malaysia
Pakistan
Philippines
Taiwan
UAE
South Africa
China
Indonesia
Lao PDR
Singapore
South Korea
Vietnam
OTHER COUNTRIES
 
*EU-member countries : Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
 
REMARK

√  No Restrictions

☑ No Restriction. BUT duty-free purchases will be restricted for passengers having a connecting flight going further to the following countries:- USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and EU-Member countries.

●  Duty-free LAGs purchases must be stored in not-greater-than 100ML containers and shall be removed from the boxes so that they fit comfortably in the same re-sealable plastic bag of maximum capacity NOT exceeding 1-litre of your personal hand-carry items. Remember only one such bag is allowed per passenger.

Importance notice: due to the security reason, transit passengers cannot buy liquor.


What Can I Put My Hand-Carry Baggage?

Personal Hand-Carry Items include:
- Transparent plastic bag 
- Resealable 
- 100ml containers 
- Maximum 1-litre capacity (approx. 20cm x 20cm) 
- Only one bag is allowed per passenger 
- After passport control, enjoy shopping before take-off 
 
Your DUTY-FREE Shopping
- No restriction on sizes 
- Transparent plastic bag 
- Sealed Security Tamper-Evident Bag 
- Receipt with purchase date of the day of your travel must be displayed in the bag as proof of purchase 
- No restriction on the number of sealed security tamper-evident bags you can carry 
- Please do not open the plastic bag until you reach your final destination 
- Open or tamper with the bag will result in confiscation of all items by airport security staff
 

What are Liquids, Aerosols and Gels?

- Canned/jarred food and drinks, e.g., soup, sauces, fruits, jellies, yogurt or gel-like food substances 
- Chocolate 
- Contact lens solution 
- Mouthwash 
- Pastes including toothpaste 
- Shaving foam, hair spray 
- Shampoo, conditioner, hair and shower gels, liquid sanitisers, soap 
- Makeup removers and facial cleansers 
- Creams, balms, lotions and oils 
- Perfumes, colognes and deodorants 
- Liquid or gel for face, eyes, cheeks, lips (e.g., mascara, lip gloss, creamy/liquid foundation etc.) 
- Nail polish and removers 
- Candles, waxed items 
- Any other items of similar subtances