Thursday Sep 16:

From the 1st October 2021, most EU, EEA and Swiss citizens will need a valid passport to travel to the UK. ID cards will no longer be accepted as a valid travel document. Find out more here.

Frequently Asked Questions

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There is no tax refund desk at London city airport however there is a drop off box for your forms, located in the security search area. The completed forms should be placed in the envelope provided by the retailer with the relevant credit card details used for the purchase. Customs collect and stamp these at the end of each day.

The refund is processed accordingly and should be credited to your card. Please ask a member of security if you cannot locate the drop off box.

The tax refunds are not managed by the airport.

If you need further assistance about your tax refund please contact the National Advice Helpline on 0845 010 9000.

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