Opioid Substitution Treatments: not available
Importation of methadone and
other substitute substances: possible
Travellers must apply for an import licence to be issued by the Director of Health Services of the Ministry of Health of Belize (see contact details below). It is allowed to bring into Belize a quantity of 30 daily doses of methadone, buprenorphine, morphine or codeine for personal use. Apart from carrying with them an import licence travellers also have to carry with them a valid medical prescription. The medication has to be declared at customs.
Ministry of Health
Director of Health Services
East Block, Independence Plaza
Phone: +501 822 2325
Fax: +501 822 2363
Any comments and additional information greatly appreciated.
Please address all correspondence to:
Bremer Platz 18-20
Phone: +49 251-60123 or +49 2571-582765
Fax: +49 251-666580
(This page last revised and updated August 1, 2018)