St. Vincent & the Grenadines Customs & Excise Department
The Grenadines

Union Island

Picture: Union Island

Union Island, the island of seamen, is located in the midst of some of the best sailing and diving waters in the hemisphere. From Union Island, sailing to Mayreau, Tobago Cays, Pettit St. Vincent and Palm Island can be done within one hour. Union Island is the southernmost island of the Grenadines and is within view of the islands of Carriacou and Grenada which lie directly south.

Clifton and Ashton are the two (2) principal towns. Customs offices are located at the seaport in Clifton Harbour and at the Union Island Airport which are the main ports of entry for Customs clearance.


  • Boarding of ships
  • Clearance of ships, aircraft and yachts
  • Processing of international passengers and crew
  • Registration of manifests
  • Processing of cargo
  • Processing of courier and postal packages
  • Processing of exports
  • Transshipment of cargo


Sea port: Monday to Fridays - 8:00am to 4:00pm

Airport: 7:30am - 7:30pm daily


Telephone # Airport: 784-458-8360 Seaport: 784-485-8294

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