Duty Free Border Downtown | El Corte Ingles Gran Canaria Tax Free
El Corte Ingles Gran Canaria Tax Free
El Corte Ingles is the largest department store group in Spain, this Firm operate both in the domestic market and now they are expanding into airport retailing and also abroad. They already operate stores in Portugal. Tax-Free shopping is available through the tax free shopping VAT/IVA rebate scheme. El Corte Ingles have both liquor and tobacco sales (known as Estancos), in all their domestic department stores, but these specific products are sold at tax-paid prices.
European residents who do not live in Spain are entitled to a 10% discount on all purchases made in store, excluding alcohol and tobacco. The Firm also runs a comprehensive online retail web site and they will deliver products to other countries outside Spain.
The Canary Islands is part of Spain, but outside The EEA and is a special tax free territory which is unaffected by the abolition of Duty Free within EU Countries. You can buy your Duty Free goods on Arrival at this location, either in the airport or at one of the many shops on the islands which sell goods at tax-free prices.