Save up to 21% on your purchases
From this year, Spanish residents in the United Kingdom can shop tax free in European Union.
Whether visiting Spain for holidays, to see family or for business, you can now save on every purchase, with no minimum amount, by claiming the VAT refund.
Apply for a VAT refund on your purchases in the EU
VAT refund for UK residents
The VAT refund process
Digital Tax Free
Global Blue allows you to process your VAT refund digitally (DIVA).
In store, the traveller must provide his credit card details when asking for tax free. Once validated, Global Blue will automatically pay VAT refund to this credit card.
We recommend Travellers provide an email address or phone number in case of queries with the refund, and to access the digital Tax Free on their phone.
Why not download our SHOP TAX FREE app, which makes claiming
tax free shopping fast and easy.
Validation at a DIVA self-service kiosk is easy and secure:
Advantages of Global Blue’s Tax Free Shopping service
Handy tips for claiming your refund
In the FAQ section you will find answers to most of your questions about Tax Free and VAT refunds on purchases made in Spain.