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Importing your car into Turkey for less than 6 months
You can temporarily import your vehicle into Turkey for a maximum of 6 months. (in a 12 month period)
After this time, the vehicle must leave for at least six months. Afterwards, the same vehicle can then be brought back into Turkey. BUT this can only be done twice, the vehicle may not be brought in for a third six-month period.
Please note: severe penalties are given to any vehicle that overstays the 6 months limit
If you wish to import your car for longer than 6 months you will need a residence permit

Importing a car for longer than 6 months - (Working, Student or Retired persons in Turkey ONLY)

If you are retired, working or a student in Turkey and have a resident's permit you can bring your car into Turkey for up to 2 years*. (*If you have met the criteria)
You will be given permission to keep the car in Turkey for a maximum of 2 years and after that time you can renew again.

Full details; including criteria, can be found on the Touring and Automobile Club of Turkey website:

Please note: For imported vehicles over 6 months; you are required to lodge a guarantee or bond payment into a bank account (that cannot be touched) until your car leaves Turkey or is scrapped.  The bond amount varies and depends on the cars age, engine size, etc. 
bond amounts :

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