Netherlands Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about Netherlands
Capital city: Amsterdam
Currency: Euro (EUR)
Local time: GMT + 1
Telephone code: + 31
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import to passengers arriving with goods purchased within the EU which are for personal use only: 1. tobacco products: 800 cigarettes; 40... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import and export of firearms and/or ammunition requires prior permission from Dutch Customs, Tel: 31 88 151 21 22. Exempt are:... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

Small quantities of cut flowers without soil are generally allowed.... More information

Export regulations:

Passengers with destinations within the EU are allowed to spend up to EUR 90.76 on tax-free articles. ... More information


Cats and dogs are subject to Regulation (EC) No. 998/2003 and Regulation (EU) 576/2013 . For more information contact the nearest Dutch embassy. Pe... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at airport of final destination in the Netherlands. However, if ticketed transfer is operated by train, baggage must be cleared ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

No airport tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation at the airport.... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Same regulations as for Export apply.... More information

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