When entering addresses, customers can select countries from a drop-down field. Countries are grouped into regions, and tax rates and delivery rates are based on regions. You can configure countries by clicking Configuration in the shop management panel menu and then clicking Countries to view the country list.
The country list initially shows all of the countries in the world. The drop-down field above the list lets you filter it to show only countries in a particular region. You can click on the column headers to sort by any column. A form at the bottom of the country list lets you activate and deactivate batches of countries.
In some situations you may want to add additional countries — or, more commonly, subdivisions of existing countries. For example, if you need to charge more for delivery to the Scottish highlands and islands you could create an additional country called United Kingdom — highlands and islands so that you could then set up separate delivery rates. To create a country click Create new country and then edit it in the same way as described below.
To edit a country, click Details on the corresponding row in the country list. The country details form will be displayed, letting you change the following settings: