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An ETIAS authorisation will be required for every British DTC citizen for short-stay period in Croatia starting from 2021.


A valid passport is required to enter Croatia. All tourists entering Croatian territory from another (Schengen country) are exempted from presenting their passports to Croatian authorities. In this case, a national identity card is the only document needed.
The passport and other travel documents accepted for entry must be valid for a minimum of 3 months beyond the period of intended stay. All the Passports (or equivalent travel documents) issued more than ten years before the date of travel, may not be accepted.

A Schengen visa is mandatory for all nationals of UK - British DTC who stay in the country for a period greater than 90 days.
For short stay visits (less than 90 days within a period of 180 days), the visitors are exempted from obtaining a valid Schengen visa.
An ETIAS authorisation will become a mandatory requirement for every British DTC citizen starting from 2021.
ETIAS will have a validity of five years, and it can be used for an unlimited number of entries.

Custom Regulations
Croatian custom regulates and blocks the importing of several dangerous items such as weapons (the traveler must hold a valid European Firearm Pass), legal and illegal drugs.
Goods can be imported into Croatian territory following the mandatory limits regulated by the government:

If arriving from a non-EU country:

  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (200), cigars (50), loose tobacco (250g).
  • Alcohol: 1L of spirits with more than 22% alcohol by volume (1L), light liquor (2L), wine (4L), beer (16L).
  • Perfume: Perfume (50g) and of eau de toilette (0.25L)

If arriving from an EU Member State:
  • Tobacco: Cigarettes (800), cigarillos (400), cigars (200), smoking tobacco (1kg).
  • Alcohol: Spirits over 22% (10L), fortified wine or spirits up to 22% (20L), wine (90L), beer (110L).

Currency Restriction
Money Amounts of over €10,000 (or equivalent in foreign currencies) in cash or travelers' cheques must be declared at the point of entry or exit of the EU. Visitors entering Croatia with a one-way ticket and not having sufficient funds to purchase a return ticket might be refused to enter.

List of British Dtc diplomatic offices in Croatia

British Honorary Consul in Split, Croatia

Address: Obala Hrvatskog Narodnog Preporoda, 10/III, 21000 Split, CroatiaCheck on map

Phone: +385 (1) 6009 100

Fax: +385 (1) 6009 298

Details: If you are a British national in need of urgent consular assistance during this period, please call the embassy telephone number 00 385 1 600 9100.

British Embassy in Zagreb, Croatia

Address: Ivana Lu?i?a 4, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

Phone: +385 (1) 6009 100

Fax: +385 (1) 6009 111



Details: We develop and maintain relations between the United Kingdom and Croatia. We are working with Croatia as a new partner and ally within the EU on bilateral, regional and global issues. For VISA enquiries:

List of Croatian diplomatic offices in UK - British DTC

Embassy of the Republic of Croatia in the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Address: 21 Conway Street, London W1T 6BN, United Kingdom

Phone: 0044 20 73872022

Fax: 0044 20 73870310



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About Croatia

Capital: Zagreb
  • Croatian 95.6%;
  • Serbian 1.2%;
  • Other 3%;
  • Unspecified 0.2%;

Area: 56,542 KM2
Population: 4,491,000
Timezone: UTC/GMT +1 hour
Currency: Kuna (HRK)
Calling Code: +385

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