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Import to and export from Svalbard


Hunting trophies from Svalbard to the mainland

For trophies of foxes and birds are no longer import application is required. For polar bear skins and other parts of the polar bear still apply strict rules.

It is still unclear rules in other animal groups than those already mentioned, and by questions about these, we recommend contacting the FSA.

Read more «Leather/taxidermy»

Alcohol and tobacco

Individuals residing in Svalbard have to buy their alcohol allowance in Svalbard and are not able to introduce alcohol free from the mainland to Svalbard.

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It is not allowed to introduce meat and meat products from Svalbard to the mainland. Game meat from hunting on Svalbard are exempt from the prohibition on certain conditions.

Read more «Meat»


Read more «Pets»