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Do I need a license to import Iaito sword to my country?
Last Updated: 2018-07-18
Because the Iaito sword is declared as an imitation sword, no license is needed in most countries. However, UK customers need to obtain a certificate from the British Kendo Association due to the UK's strict laws regarding the ownership of swords.

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