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Sint Maarten

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Sint Maarten became a separate self-governing entity within the Kingdom of The Netherlands (the same status that Aruba has) on 10th October 2010.

For supplementary information, see links to post office home pages here External, to postal code pages here External and to other personal name and addressing issues pages here External.


Table of Contents

Sint Maarten - Country information


Local short name form

Official name



40 614 (2018 estimate) [1]



1 Netherlands Antilles Guilder (ISO 4217=ANG) = 100 cents. The Euro is also widely in use. Sint Maarten will introduce its own currency linked to the US Dollar.

International telephone access code


ISO 3166 country codes

Car nationality plate code

Internet country code


GRC Country Code


Sint Maarten - Number format

   Note: This section last updated 11th June 2021

(where , indicates the decimal separator and . the thousands separator)

Sint Maarten - Date and time formats


   Note: This section last updated 11th June 2021

The 24-hour clock notation is used.


Sint Maarten - Languages


The official language is Dutch External, but most of the population speak Papiamentu External. There are some speakers of English External and Sranan External.

Sint Maarten - Company legal forms


The following company types are commonly found in Sint Maarten:

   BV (Besloten Vennootschap met beperkte aansprakelijkheid – limited liability company)
   NABV (Netherlands Antilles Besloten Vennootschap)
   NV (Naamloze Vennootschap)
   Stichting (foundation)
   Comprehensive tables of these strings can be acquired – see http://www.grcdi.nl/addresses.htm External

Sint Maarten - Address format


Addresses are found written in Dutch. The format is:

   Form of address[ ]Given name[ ]Family name
   Street name[ ]number
   Settlement[, ]Island name

for example:


   A table containing information about the relevant position of elements within address blocks can be acquired External

Sint Maarten - Post office box


This is written Postbus.

Sint Maarten - Postal codes


   Note: This section last updated 30th June 2011

Sint Maarten has no postal code system.

Sint Maarten - Postal code format graphic


Sint Maarten - Postal code format


Sint Maarten - Postal code specifics


Sint Maarten - Postal code regular expression


Sint Maarten - Postal code level of coverage


Sint Maarten - Postal code map


Sint Maarten - Administrative districts

   Note: This section last updated 23rd September 2020

Sint Maarten has no internal administrative divisions.

Telephone numbers in Sint Maarten


   Note: This section last updated 8th November 2011

All telephone numbers in the Sint Maarten have the area code 721. Subscriber numbers have 7 digits. Mobile subscriber numbers begin 510, 512, 520-529, 550, 553-554, 556-557, 559, 580-581, 584-588.

   Tables of telephone number information/formats can be acquired – see http://www.grcdi.nl/telephone.htm External 

Properties with value Sint Maarten


  1. ^ citypopulation.de/en/sintmaarten/ External 20230112

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