Ireland 🇮🇪 /

Standard VAT rate: 23%

Low VAT rate: 13% - food supplements

Minimum spend amount: €75 per invoice or in the same store on the same day

Time limit to export: before the end of the 3rd month, after the month of purchase

Required documentation for customs: 

Good to know:

  • Tax-Free shopping is available in the Republic of Ireland AND Northern Ireland, for non-EU residents.
  • With Brexit, the UK left the EU single market and customs union, while special arrangements were made for Northern Ireland. Under the Northern Ireland Protocol, Northern Ireland remains aligned with the EU single market and customs union. 
  • Due to the Northern Ireland Protocol, residents of Northern Ireland can not shop Tax-Free in the EU