St. Maarten Customs, Currency & Airport Tax regulations summary

Customs, Currency & Airport tax

All about St. Maarten
Capital city: Philipsburg
Currency: Netherlands Antillean Guilder (ANG)
Local time: GMT - 4
Telephone code: +1 721
Bank: Closed on Saturday and Sunday.

Customs Rules

Import regulations:

Free import (no limits):1. of cigarettes by residents and non-residents of 18 years or older;2. of distilled beverages and/or wine by res... More information

Arms and Ammunition regulations:

Import permit, issued by Ministry of Justice, is required.... More information

Wild Fauna and Flora:

The import of certain endangered species of plant, live animals and their products is prohibited or restricted under CITES. For further detail... More information

Export regulations:

Free export of any quantity of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages.... More information

Crew members customs regulations:

Same regulations as for passengers apply. ... More information


Import permit required from the department of Livestock, Agriculture and Fisheries. Tel: 1 721 542 5641.Cats, dogs, parrots and parakeets must... More information

Baggage Clearance regulations:

Baggage is cleared at the airport of St. Maarten if it is labeled accordingly. ... More information

Airport Embarkation Tax

Airport departure tax is levied on passengers upon embarkation to any destina... More information

Currency regulations

Currency Import regulations: Local currency: (Antillian Guilder-ANG) and for... More information

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