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SBT Lesotho Japanese Used Cars

Why Choose SBT?

Wide Range Of Cars
Wide Range Of Cars

We’ve vehicles of all the brands you desire.

Available Where You Are
Available Where You Are

We’ve exported 500,000 used cars in over 152 countries.

Supporting You Anytime
Supporting You Anytime

Our support team are always connected with customers 24/7.

Uncompromised Quality
Uncompromised Quality

We do a thorough inspection before shipping so only quality is delivered to you.

Keeping It Reliable
Keeping It Reliable

With over 25 years in the industry, we focus on reliability resulting in 80% repeat purchases.

Offering Best Prices
Offering Best Prices

You can find a wide range of vehicles that are kept in your range.

Delivery Service Map

Lesotho Map

Pay Full amount for SBT to deliver your car to Maseru Border.

Pay FOB and Marine Freight (CNF) direct to SBT We deliver car to Durban. Then pay Port clearing and local transport from Durban to Maseru to the clearing agent of your choice.

- Transit time from Japan Port to Durban Port: approximately 30 days.
- Transit time rom Japan Port to Maseru : approximately 37 days.

Extra Information About Importing

Main Ports:


Freight Charges:

It’s depend on car size. Example (Small cars - $700, Sedan - $850, Van & small trucks $1000).

Import Regulations:

  • Age Restriction?: No
  • Right-Hand-Drive only?: Yes.
  • Need Inspection?: No

Tax Rates:

Custom Duty 25%, VAT 14%

* Tax Rates depends on the type of vehicles. Please inquire at your local clearing agent for latest updates.


Customer should pay 100 % of vehicle and freight charge in advance.

Customs Clearance & Registration Process

Documents you need for customs clearance and vehicle registration are:

1) Cancellation Certificate [both in Japanese & in English].
2) Bill of Lading [Original 1st & 2nd].
3) Commercial Invoice.
4) Letter of Authorization [The letter confirming that you are giving legal rights to clearing agent to act on your behalf].
5) ID copy [e.g. own Passport copy].

[Step 1]

We will send you documents 1) - 3) via DHL (Cancellation Certificate, Bill of Lading, and Invoice). Please prepare documents 4),5) above by yourself.

[Step 2]

- Prepare for the local customs clearance.
- Arrange with the clearing agent for procedure. SBT have own designated clearing agent [i.e. Noble Shipping]. You may also arrange your own preferred agent.
- Documents you need are as mentioned above.

[Step 3]

After the vehicle arrives in Lesotho, there will be a process of duty & tax payment, Temporary Permit, Police check for registration, and road worthiness inspection to obtain the number plate. Local clearing agent in Lesotho will be helpful for these procedures.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q1. How can I buy a car from SBT Japan?
Q2. What are the import regulations for Lesotho?
Q3. Where can I pick up the car in Lesotho?
Q4. What is the payment Condition?
Q6. How long does it take to ship the car from Japan to Lesotho?
Q7. How much does it cost for clearing and transporting the car from Durban to Lesotho?
Q8. What kind of documents do I need for custom clearing?
Q9. Do you offer any insurance for freight?

The SBT Team

Sales Staff
Our SBT sales staff

“Our friendly sales staff are happy to talk with you.”

Inspection Yard
Our yard inspectors

“Our trained inspectors will thoroughly check your vehicles once they arrive in our yard.”

Auction Inspection
Our auction inspectors

“Our auction inspectors ensure we only purchase top-quality cars.”

Get In Touch With Us

  • Japan Head Office

    Office Hours:
    Mon.-Fri.: 9am-5pm JST

    Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday

    Office Address:
    Yokohama Plaza Bldg. 10F,
    2-6 Kinko-cho, Kanagawa-ku, Yokohama, Kanagawa 221-0056 Japan

    (+81) 45-290-9485

    (+81) 45-290-9486