St. Barts: Entry Requirements / Customs

St. Barthelemy (St. Barts, St. Barth) airport, arrival, runway, La Tourmente
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In addition to local St. Barthélemy (St. Barts, St. Barth) entry requirements, your air or sea carrier may request additional documentation for passengers. Please check with your carrier in advance of travel.

Valid passports are required for all US, Canadian and European citizens traveling as tourists to St. Barts.

For citizens of other countries, a visa may be required in addition to a passport. A return or ongoing ticket is required of all visitors.

No vaccination papers are required unless arriving from an endemic area.

Items for personal use are admitted without formalities or tax if not in excessive quantity.

Cats and dogs may be admitted temporarily with a certificate of good health issued not more than 5 days prior to arrival on the island, and proof of an anti-rabies vaccination given at least 30 days (but not more than 12 months) prior to arrival. Documents must be issued by a licensed veterinarian from the country of origin. Dogs are now required to be micro-chipped for entry. For additional information, please contact the island's Tourist Office.

Dogs are not allowed on island beaches. For hotels and other accommodations, please check in advance regarding their policies on pets.

PLEASE NOTE: Entry and customs regulations are subject to change. For updates and additional information, please check with the contacts given below for updates and additional information.


Office du Tourisme / St. Barthélemy Tourist Office Quai du Général de Gaule 97133 St. Barthélemy F.W.I. Tel +590-590-27-87-27 Fax +590-590-27-74-47


The French Government Embassy
4101 Reservoir Road NW
Washington DC 20007
Tel 202-944-6000

French Government Tourist Office (Maison de la France)
444 Madison Ave. 16th floor, New York NY 10022
Tel: (212) 838.7800 - Fax: (212) 838.7855

France Tourism Development Agency
9454 Wilshire Blvd., Ste 715
Beverly Hills, CA 90212-2967
Tel 310-271-6665 Fax 310-276-2835

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75041 Paris Cedex 1
Tel: 33 (0) 142967000 - Fax 33 (0) 142967011

In Canada
Maison de la France

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Maison de la France
Westendstrasse 47 - 60325 Frankfurt An Main
Tel: (49) - Fax: (49)

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Maison de la France
Via Larga 7, 20122 Milan
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In Belgium
Maison de la France
21 Ave. de la Toison d'Or, 1060 Brussels
Tel: (32) - Fax: (32)

In Switzerland
Maison de la France
Lowenstrasse 59, Postfach 7226, 8023 Zurich
Tel: (41) - Fax: (41)

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Maison de France
178 Picadilly, London WIV OAL
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Maison de la France
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Tel: (34) - Fax: (34)

In Sweden
Commercial Representation Office Nordic Countries
c/o Maison de la France
Nanrnalmstorg 1 A 5tr
SE 111146 Stockholm
Tel: (46) - Fax: (46)

In Austria
Maison de la France
Hilton Center 259C, Landstrasser Haupstrasse 2A
Postfach 11A, 1033 Vienna
Tel: (43) - Fax: (43)
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