At ‘Nordpolet’ in ‘Svalbardbutikken’ (the local grocery store), you can purchase tax-free alcohol by showing your airline ticket or boarding pass.
Spirits/liquor from 22 % to 60 % alcohol
Wine/fortified wine from 4.7 % to 22 % alcohol
Beer/premixed drinks from 2.5 % to 4.7 % alcohol
Total purchase quota (note – this quota is more than you can take to the mainland tax-free):
- 2 litres of spirits/ liquor
- 1 litre fortified wine
- 24 boxes/ bottles of beer
Table wine can be bought without showing flight tickets.
Within a value of NOK 6.000, you may bring alcoholic beverages duty free to the mainland. You may bring extra alcoholic beverages for customs clearance.
Total travel quota (to Norway), three optional compositions:
- 1 litre spirits/liquor + 1.5 litres wine/fortified wine + 2 litres beer
- 3 litres wine/fortified wine + 2 litres beer
- 5 litres beer
To purchase alcoholic beverages with less than 22% alcohol you must be at least 18 years old.
To purchase alcoholic beverages with more than 22% alcohol you must be at least 20 years old.