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Tax Free Shopping in Switzerland

Tips and guidelines for shopping tax free in Switzerland

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Standard VAT rate: 7.7%
Minimum purchase amount
: 300 CHF

Who is eligible for Tax Free Shopping?

  • If you have permanent residence outside Switzerland or Samnaun.
  • If you are older than 18

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 goods that are exported in the traveller’s personal luggage.

Non-refundable goods:

  • Fuel

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