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Tax Free Shopping in Spain

Tips and guidelines for shopping tax free in Spain

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Standard VAT rate: 21%
Some food, some optical goods: 10%
Medicines and pharmaceutical goods, books, magazines, some food: 4%
Minimum purchase amount
: 90.16 EUR

Who is eligible for Tax Free Shopping?
If you have permanent residence in a non-EU country
If you are older than 16

How to Shop Tax Free
For more on how to claim your tax refund, including how to fill in the Tax Free Form

Tax Free goods:
Refunds are paid on all goods that are exported in the traveller’s personal luggage.
Exported goods must be sealed and unused.

Contact us
Completed Tax Free Forms which have been stamped by Customs can be sent to:

Standard and registered mail:
Global Blue P.O. Box 363, 810 00 Bratislava, Slovakia, Europe

For courier:
Global Blue, Prievozska 4D/Block E, 821 09 Bratislava, Slovakia, Europe
If you have any questions

For frequently asked questions visit

Refund Points

Travel Pack