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We're processing your tax refund. If you selected one of the following refund methods, please allow 30 days to receive your refund:


  • Credit card
  • Alipay
  • Cheque
  • Bank transfer
  • Ctrip Pass


If you do not receive the amount after 30 days, or have any other queries, please contact our customer services team by providing the details from your Tax Free form(s) on this Tax Free enquiry page.

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If you selected one of the following refund methods, refunds can take up to 3-5 days to appear on account statements:


  • Credit card
  • Alipay
  • Cheque
  • Bank transfer
  • Ctrip Pass


If you have queries on the refund status, please provide the details from your Tax Free form(s) on  this Tax Free enquiry page.

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25% VAT rate

Standard VAT 25%; food 15%. Actual tax refund value subject to amount spent and Terms and Conditions.

  • Shoppers eligible for VAT / Sales Tax Refund:
    Non-Scandinavian residents
  • Currency:
    NOK (kr)
  • VAT rate:
  • Minimum spend:
    315 NOK on the same day and in the same store
  • Time limit for customs approval:
    30 days after the month of purchase.

Go shopping and get your Tax Free form

Get your Tax Free form Customs approved

Return your Tax Free form to Planet and get your refund

Required for customs approval:


Fully completed Tax Free form

Purchased goods and receipts

Passport and travel documents

Where to get Export Validation

  • Last Norwegian departure point.


Refund options available

  • City Cash* - You must return your Customs approved Tax Free form to Planet within 21 days of purchase and the original store receipt. To take advantage of a cash refund downtown the spend must be above 1500 NOK per voucher
  • Airport Cash*
  • Credit Card (including UnionPay credit or debit card)
  • Alipay
    *A cash fee will apply


  • If you receive a City Cash refund in your shopping destination, you must get your Tax Free form approved by Customs and return it to Planet within 21 days and the original store receipt or your credit card used for guarantee will get charged
  • Please allow enough time for Export Validation whether you are leaving the EU via border crossing, sea crossing or at the airport

The Norwegian capital of Oslo has it all.

The pedestrianised city center on and around Karl Johans Gate is one of Oslo's top retail destinations and offers flagship stores of famous and luxury brands, plus several great shopping centers and department stores.


Akersgata Street

  • Crosses Karl Johans Gate, to find high-end stores such as Louis Vuitton and Mulberry, while nearby Grensen Street offers a great selection of shoe retailers.


Oslo City

  • One of the capital's largest shopping centers with more than 90 shops and restaurants on five floors, stocking famous international brands.

Steen & Strøm (Nedre Slottsgate)

  • Department store in the area and is especially strong for Norwegian, Scandinavian fashion. You'll find clothes for all, including well-recognised brands.



  • One of Norway's oldest department stores dating back to 1899 and is located at Stortorvet in the city center.
  • Visitors will find it strongest on jewellery, glassware and gifts, including everything you need to put together your own bunad (traditional Norwegian folk costume).



  • Department store for higher end designer names such as Michael Kors and Alexander McQueen.
  • However, the city's largest high-end department store is nearby Eger Karl Johan (Karl Johans Gate) and offers formal, on trend and luxury fashion for men and women. Names like Givenchy, Lanvin, Michael Kors, Stella McCartney and Valentino are among some 300 international brands on offer there.



  • The affluent downtown neighbourhood is the place to find clothes and shoes, with a broad mix of high-end and budget chains offering men's and women's fashion on and around Bogstadveien and Hegdehaugsveien streets.


Grünerløkka district

  • Streets are lined with shops with clothes, pottery and handicrafts, especially on and around Thorvald Meyers Gate.
  • It's known as 'the 'Greenwich Village of Oslo', here there are outlets for the next generation of Norwegian designers selling clothes and accessories.