Tax Free Shopping

Tax-Free Shopping in Greece

Tips and guidelines for shopping tax-free in Greece

santorini greece

Standard VAT rate: 24% (Mainland and the rest of Greek islands)

17% - (Lesvos, Chios, Kos, Leros, Samos)

Minimum purchase amount: 50 EUR


Who is eligible for Tax-Free Shopping?

  • If you have a permanent residence in a non-EU country
  • If you are older than 18 years


How to Shop Tax-Free

For more on how to claim your tax refund, including how to fill in the Tax-Free Form, click here

Stamping period: Issuing month + 3 months
The validity of stamped Form: Issuing month + 3 months

Tax-Free goods:

Refunds are paid on goods that are exported in the traveler’s personal luggage

Non-refundable goods:

  • Alcohol & food
  • Lubricants for ships


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
www.globalblue.com/contact-us/
For frequently asked questions visit: www.globalblue.com/customer-services/faqs/

You can calculate your refund HERE

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