All visitors need a passport, valid for six months beyond their arrival date, and an onward or return ticket.

Customs Regulations

  • Statia is duty-free, but the selection of goods is limited.
  • Allowances apply for the importation and exportation of tobacco (200 cigarettes, 25 cigars or 125g of loose tobacco) and alcohol (1L of spirits, 1L of liquor with less than 22% alcohol by volume, 2L of wine and 8L of beer).
  • The total value of other duty-free goods (perfume, electronic devices etc) cannot exceed US$500.


Citizens of North America, Australia, New Zealand and most European countries do not need a visa to visit Statia for up to 90 days. Other nationalities should check with the Dutch representation in their home country.