Anguilla Shopping

Anguilla Shopping, Embassy and Communication

North America



Official language is English.

Public Holidays

01/01/2022 New Year

04/15/2022 Good Friday

04/18/2022 easter monday

05/01/2022 Labor Day

05/30/2022 Anguilla Festival

06/06/2022 Whit Monday

06/13/2022 Queen’s birthday

12/19/2022 Separation Day

12/25/2022 Christmas

12/26/2022 Christmas

Duty free shopping


The following items can be brought into Anguilla duty-free (persons 18 and older): 200 cigarettes or 50 cigars or 250 g of tobacco; 1 liter of wine or spirits; Eau de toilette and perfume for personal use.

Prohibited Imports

Weapons (including air guns and harpoons).

Contact addresses


Anguilla does not have its own foreign missions. The British embassies and consulates are responsible (see contact addresses in Great Britain).


Business etiquette

A light suit or shirt and tie or a light suit should suffice for business appointments. Business hours: Mon-Fri 0800-1200 and 1300-1600.

Business contacts

Anguilla Chamber of Commerce PO Box 321, The Valley, Anguilla, AI2640 Tel. +1264 (0)497 28 39. Website:



International direct dialing.

Mobile phone

TDMA and GSM 800 mobile network; Network operator is Cable & Wireless Caribbean Cellular (Internet: ).


The main provider is Cable & Wireless (Internet: or

Post office

The Main Post Office in The Valley is open Mon-Fri 8am-3.30pm. Outside the city there is a »mail service on wheels«. International couriers support the national postal system. Stamps are available in the shops where postcards can be bought. Hotel receptions accept letters for a tip of approximately US$1. Airmail shipments take up to 4 weeks to Europe.


Since the use of shortwave frequencies changes several times over the course of a year, it is advisable to contact Deutsche Welle customer service directly for the current frequencies (Tel: (+49) (0228) 429 32 08. Internet: to request.

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