Who is eligible to buy goods tax free?
You may acquire tax-free goods if you are a member of British Forces Cyprus or the civilian component of United Kingdom authorities (an entitled person); AND are posted or attached to British Forces Cyprus for more than 6 months.
To obtain goods without payment of VAT from retailers in the Republic of Cyprus, you must give us a certificate of entitlement Form V6E. This form can be obtained from SBA Customs. To obtain this form you will need to provide the following;
• Details of the goods including make and model and price;
• Suppliers name, address and VAT number; and;
• Your Entitlement/Ration card
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