The official language is Tonga. English is also spoken.
01/01/2022 New Year
04/15/2022 Good Friday
04/18/2022 easter monday
04/25/2022 ANZAC Day
06/04/2022 Emancipation Day
07/12/2022 Crown Prince’s Birthday
01.08.2022 King George Tupou V’s birthday
11/04/2022 Constitution Day
04.12.2022 King George Tupou I Day
Duty free shopping
The following items can be brought into Tonga duty-free: 2 packs of cigarettes; 1.5L of alcoholic beverages (over 18s); perfume for personal use; personal valuables (camera, laptop, etc.) when re-running.
Any food you bring with you must be declared. More information is available from Countryaah.com.
Consulate of the Kingdom of Tonga
+41 (0)44 254 99 66. Embassy of the Kingdom of Tonga
(Also responsible for Germany and Switzerland.)
36, Molyneux Street
+44 (0)20 77 24 58 28.
Mon-Fri 09.00-13.00 and 14.00-17.00.
No suit required for most business meetings. In addition to English, French is also often spoken. Business hours: Mon-Fri 8.30am-4.30pm.
Ministry of Labour, Commerce and IndustriesPO Box 110, Nuku’alofaTel: 2 54 83.Internet: www.pmo.gov.to Tonga Chamber of Commerce and IndustryTaufa’ahau Road, PO Box 1704, Nuku’ alofa Tel: 251 68.
Autodial Long Distance Service.
GSM 900. Network operator is Tonga Communications Corporation (Internet: www.tcc.to).
According to Abbreviationfinder.org, Internet provider is Tonga Communications Corporation. Internet cafes are available.
The main post office is in the center of Nuku’alofa. Post Office branches are located on Ha’apai, Vava’u and ‘Eua. The mail must be collected from the post office. Airmail shipments to Europe take about 10 days. Post office opening hours: Mon-Fri 08.30-16.00.
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: www.dw-world.de) to request.