Spain (ES)

Accepts ATA Carnets for Commercial Samples, Professional Equipment, and Exhibitions and Fairs

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ATA Carnet Guarantee Association

Spanish Superior Council of Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Navigation

Ribera del Loria 12 28042 Madrid

Tel: (34.91) 590.6914

Fax: (34.91) 590.6908



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Embassy of Spain

2375 Pennsylvania Ave NW Washington, DC 20037 USA

Tel: 202.452.0100


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ATA Carnet Specifics

Additional sets of counterfoil and vouchers are needed for Carnets entering the Canary Islands, Ceuta, and Melilla.

  • As Canary Islands do not belong to the EU VAT Territory an extra set of white counterfoils/vouchers must be used.
  • Since the end of 2013 ATA Carnets are being accepted by local authorities in Ceuta and Melilla without official confirmation from the local authorities.
  • Both are autonomous territories located in the North Africa.
  • To visit these cities, Holders will either go through Málaga or Cádiz by sea or Madrid or Málaga by plane.
  • Ceuta and Melilla belong to EU but is not a part of the Customs Union territory.
  • Ceuta and Melilla have their own taxes named IPSI; the rate is from 0.5% to 10% of the value declared.
  • To travel between EU, including Spain, to and from Ceuta and Melilla, two sets of white counterfoil/voucher must be issued, one set for entry into Ceuta or Melilla and one set entry back to Spain or other EU countries.
  • To visit both Ceuta and Melilla, two sets of white counterfoil/voucher must be issued each city.

Spanish Customs

Trade Shows

SICUR: International Security, Safety and Fire Exhibition

GIROCÀMPING: Camping and Holiday Show

MOTOMADRID: Motorcycles Exhibition

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