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Algeria uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type C and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Arabic
Algeria uses the Algerian dinar (symbol: ?.?), code DZD.Banknotes come in denominations of 2000, 1000, 500, 200 and 100 dinars. Dinar is subdivided into 100 santeems. Coins come in denominations of 100, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1, 1/2 and 1/4 dinars.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Algeria. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.
Internet speed in Algeria is on average 2.1 Mbps. WiFi coverage in Algeria is low. It is not as easy to find one.
You can buy a SIM card for about 2,912.50 DZD, which includes 2 GB of data plan. You can choose from 3 telecoms: Djezzy, Mobilis or Ooredoo. Algeria uses GSM mobile networks GSM 900 and GSM 1800. If you don't want to buy SIM card in Algeria upon arrival, make sure to check the roaming charges with your telecom provider before your departure so there are no surprises when you return home.
To call Algeria, dial +, then 213 (the country code for Algeria), then the area code (without the initial 0) and the local number. For local calls within Algeria, start with the area code (with the initial 0). In the case above area code is 12 .
Import and export information
Waste from ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
Food products whose prices are subsidised by the State.
Breeding sheep and cattle.
Objects representing a national interest in terms history, art, or archaeology, including old vehicles.
Raw or semi-finished coral.
Used electrical appliances.
Up to 150 grams of gold may be exported.
Up to DA3000 may be exported.
Endangered species and products protected under CITES require a permit for export.
Other items:50mL of perfume.
Other items:250mL of eau de toilette.
Other items:Personal goods, such as clothing, cosmetics, sports equipment, and foodstuffs.
Goods bearing false marks suggesting that they are of Algerian origin.
Toys imitating handguns.
Explosives, such as firecrackers.
Drugs, narcotics, and poisonous substances.
Used and retreaded tyres.
Weapons and ammunition.
Spare parts of a commercial character.
Books, films, and other media that are considered detrimental to morality and good morals.
Ozone depleting substances.
Second hand clothes.
All animals, including pets, will be subject to a veterinary inspection at the time of entry. For further information, please visit Living Animals and Products of Animal Origin.
Plants and plant products require authorisation from the phytosanitary authority prior to import. For further information, please visit the Ministry of Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries.
It is recommended that travellers are up to date on routine vaccinations including measles-mumps-rubella (MMR), diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (DPT), varicella (chickenpox), polio, and yearly flu shots.
A hepatitis A vaccination is recommended as travellers may contract hepatitis A through contaminated food or water in Algeria, regardless of where they are eating or staying.
A hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for those who may have sexual contact with a new partner, who may get a tattoo or piercing, or have any medical procedures.
A typhoid vaccination is recommended for most travellers, especially those staying with friends or relatives, visiting smaller cities or rural areas, or for those that are adventurous eaters.
A rabies vaccination is recommended for those planning an outdoor holiday, for wildlife professionals such as veterinarians and researchers, for those who are taking a long trip or moving to Algeria, and children as they are more likely to receive animal bites.