Palau Shopping, Embassy and Communication

By | May 6, 2022



The official languages ​​are English and Palau in all states except Sonsoral (the official languages ​​are English and Sonsoralese), Tobi (the official languages ​​are English and Tobi), and Angaur (the official languages ​​are English, Japanese, and Angaurian).

Public Holidays

01/01/2022 New Year

03/15/2022 Youth Day

05/06/2022 Senior Citizens Day

05/27/2022 memorial day

06/09/2022 Constitution Day

05.09.2022 Labor Day

10/01/2022 Independence Day

10/24/2022 United Nations Day

11/24/2022 Thanksgiving day

12/25/2022 Christmas


Deviations are possible from island to island.

Duty free shopping


The following items can be brought into Palau in hand luggage without wool: 1 pack with a maximum of 20 cigarettes (persons aged 18 and over), 1 bottle of spirits (persons aged 21 and over).

Prohibited Imports

“Controlled” substances, weapons, certain plants, fruits and animals. The import of sunscreens with chemical agents such as oxybenzone, octocrylene and parabens is prohibited. More information is available from

Prohibited Exports

The export of coral, tortoiseshell and other natural treasures is prohibited.

Contact addresses

Embassy of the Republic of Palau

(Also responsible for Germany, Austria and Switzerland.)

1701 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Suite 200
Washington, DC
United States
+1 202 349 8598. Honorary Consul of the Republic of Palau
Alstertor 20
+49 (0)40 769 788 95.

Mon-Thurs 09.00-12.00 and by appointment.


Business contacts

Palau Chamber of Commerce PO Box 1742, Koror 96940, Palau Tel. +680 (0)488 34 00.



International direct dialing. Phone cards are available from PNCC offices and phone calls can be made at most hotels in Koror.

Mobile phone

Network operator is PNCC Cellular (Internet: Cell phones can be rented from Triple 777 Cellular/Network 88 (PO Box 6021 Koror, Palau 96940 Tel: (680) 488-3420. Fax: (680) 488-2732. Email:


According to, the main provider is Paulau Net (Internet:

Post office

There is a post office in Koror. Opening hours: Mon-Fri 08.00-16.00, Sat 09.00-10.00.

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