Prohibited and No Compensation Items


Prohibited Items

At EasyParcel,the following items (or any item similar to the description or content) are strictly prohibited by any of the courier company. Any shipment containing such items may be subjected to their order being cancelled without notice. Items that fall under these list are prohibited. EasyParcel and courier companies will not be responsible for any loss or damage of the prohibited item(s). No compensation for loss or damage will be given.

If you have any questions or enquiries about this matter, feel free to contact us.

  • Aerosol
  • Aftershaves
  • Air Bag
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Ammunition
  • Animals Of Any Form (Alive Or Dead)
  • Antiques
  • Any form of Liquid
  • Any Item Containing Petrol (Liquid, Gas Or Fumes)
  • Articles of Unusual value
  • Batteries
  • Biological Samples
  • Bullions
  • Cash, Credit Cards, Debit Cards
  • Chainsaw
  • Cheques
  • Christmas Crackers
  • Coin, gold and silver billion
  • Counterfeit Currency
  • Counterfeit or pirated goods and materials
  • Cyanides or precipitates
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Driving Licence
  • Drugs (Including Prescription)
  • Dust
  • Engines
  • Filth
  • Fire Extinguisher
  • Food(Except For Aladdin Cool)
  • Furs
  • Hazardous Goods
  • Human Remains
  • Infectious Substances
  • Jewellery
  • Knives
  • Lighter
  • Lottery Tickets
  • Milk Powder
  • Money/Cash/Currency
  • Nail Varnish
  • Narcotics
  • Oil
  • Paint
  • Passport
  • Perfumes
  • Perishable Goods (Except For Aladdin Cool)
  • Plant
  • Precious metals and stones
  • Replica Weapons
  • Seatbelt Tensioner
  • Seeds
  • Settee
  • Sinks
  • Slush Syrup
  • Sofa
  • Stamps (Unless Franked)
  • Steering Wheel
  • Tobacco
  • Toilets
  • War savings
  • Weapons
  • Windscreen

No Compensation Items

The following items (or any item similar in description or content) can only be carried on a no compensation basis on any service.
Any person sending such an item does so at their own risk:

  • Amber
  • Antique
  • Beswick Figure
  • Bottles
  • Bulbs
  • Camera
  • Canvas Print
  • Car Panel
  • Ceramics
  • Chandelier
  • Chocolate
  • Clock
  • Computer Monitor
  • Concrete
  • Confectionary
  • Crockery
  • Crystal
  • Delicate Items
  • Detergent
  • Diamonds
  • Fiberglass
  • Figurine
  • Fish Tank
  • Fishing Rods
  • Fragile Items (All)
  • Framed Painting
  • Framed Photograph
  • Gems Or Gemstones
  • Glass
  • Glassware
  • Gold
  • Hamper
  • Headlight
  • Jewellery
  • Lamp
  • Lampshades
  • Lenses
  • Lighting
  • Marble
  • Microscope
  • Microwave
  • Mirror
  • Mobile Phone (Any Kind)
  • Monitor (Including Imacs)
  • Ornament
  • Over Head Projector
  • Painting
  • Pewter Figures
  • Picture
  • Picture Frames
  • Plates
  • Porcelain
  • Poster
  • Pottery
  • Precious Metals
  • Projector
  • Real Fur
  • Resin
  • Scanner
  • Sewing/Knitting Machine
  • Shower Screen
  • Silver
  • SIM Cards
  • Spectacles
  • Stoneware
  • Tail Lights
  • Telescope
  • Television
  • Tickets
  • Tiles
  • Torches
  • Velux
  • Vermiculite Board
  • Watch
  • Window
  • Window Frame


S.F. Express

Prohibited- Not Acceptable
  • Firearms, weaponry, ammunition and their parts, Military equipment, Imitation (replica) firearms, weaponry, ammunition and their parts, Toy gun, toy pistols, toy revolvers
  • Antiques, Cultural artifacts
  • Animal products e.g. Animal oil & fats, Antibody, Bacillus, Bacon, Bacteria, Biological substance, Blood, Bone, Cell, Coliform, Feathers, Feed, Guts, Horns, Jerky, Petfood, Protein, Raw wool & leather, Sausage, Semen, Serum
  • Live animals, insects, fish and birds
  • Plants, Seeds, Cotton seeds, Grain samples, Soil samples
  • Plant products e.g. Barley, Beans, Clay, Flour, Green coffee, Potpourri, Hay, Fresh / Dried fruits, Grain, Herb, Leaf, Malt, Nuts, Flowers, Rice, Seeds,
  • Soil, Spices, Tea (excluding tea bag), tobacco, Walnut, Wheat, Wood, Vegetable
  • Tissue of livestock, Corpse (dead animals), human remains and ashes
  • Hazardous waste - Biological and Chemical waste
  • Fuel samples (for analytical purposes)
  • Petroleum products
  • Cash (coins, currency,bank notes) and cash-like negotiable instruments such as endorsed stocks, bonds, postage stamp and cash letters.
  • All Classes of Dangerous Goods (DG) including Battery e.g. Explosives, Gases, Flammable liquids/solids, Oxidizing agents and organic peroxides, Toxic and infectious substances, Radioactive substances, Corrosive substances
  • Drug - non-prescription, Drug - Prescription, Drug- samples
  • Hazardous waste, e.g. used syringes, hypodermic needles, and other medical waste
  • Medical equipments
  • Hazardous wastes
  • Perishable food (decays quickly, needs refrigeration) e.g. fruits, vegetables
  • Animal skins, Fur skin
  • All liquor & alcoholic beverages
  • Radar equipment
  • All products in powder or liquid form
  • ATA CARNET shipment
  • Counterfeit products
  • Gambling devices, including lottery tickets
  • Perishable products and other goods that required refrigeration or other environmental control
  • Pornographic and/or obscene materials
  • Precious metal - Bullion, Precious stones
  • Product made from endangered species including Ivory, Product made from wildlife
  • Shipments to PO box (Post Office box) / APO (Army Post Office) / FPO (Fleet Post Office) / DPO (Diplomatic Post Office) addresses
  • Tobacco (including chewing tobacco, imitation tobacco, smokeless tobacco, electronic cigarettes)
  • Coal and firewood, raw material of woods, unprocessed woods
Restricted
  • Artworks - fine, for commercial, for personal Restricted
  • General cosmetics - for commercial & for personal
  • Cheque - for business, for personal, for travellers
  • Credit card
  • Cell phones / Mobile phones
  • Computer, desktop computer, notebook computer, laptop computer
  • Film: copies, for commercial, for entertainment, publicity and training Microfilm, Negative, Slides
  • Jewellery including imitation jewellery
  • Watch


DHL Express


Mystery Saver

Prohibited- not acceptable
  • Animals, fish, birds (live)
  • Banderols/ tax stickers
  • Bullion (of any precious metal)
  • “cash like” negotiable instruments in bearer form
  • Complete firearms, ammunition, explosives and weapons
  • Human remains or ashes
  • Illegal goods
  • Imitation (replica) firearms, weapons, explosive devices or ammunition
  • Stamp
Restricted – may be acceptable
  • Firearms parts
  • Items that could be used as weapons
  • Furs and ivory
  • Insects, larvae, pupae etc.
  • Jewelry and objects constructed of precious metals and/ or sones
  • Loose precious stones
  • Medical samples
  • Negotiable instruments in bearer form
  • Tobacco
  • Toy guns
  • Watches and costume jewelry
Conditional- at times acceptable
  • Antiques, works of art, fine art
  • Dangerous goods
  • Designer clothing, apparel, accessories
  • Drugs (legal) and pharmaceutical products
  • Mobile telephones, accessories, microprocessors and electronic components
  • Medical samples


Aramex

Prohibited- Not Acceptable
  • Animals - live or dead animals, insects, reptiles of any kind, animal including hair products, animal skins, meat and fur.
  • Drugs - cocaine, cannabis resin, LSD, narcotics, morphine, opium, psychotropic substances, etc.
  • Gambling - lottery tickets and gambling devices tickets and related advertisements for illegal lotteries.
  • Miscellaneous - asbestos, dry ice (solid carbon dioxide), magnetized material, toner (photocopier), etc.
  • Negotiable currency - bullion, money, fake/dummy/collectable cash, payment cards, traveler cheques, passports, IDs, stamps.
  • Offensive - indecent, obscene or offensive communications, prints, photographs, books or other articles, and packets bearing grossly offensive, indecent or obscene words, marks or designs. Those discovered in transit will be stopped, and handed to customs or the police, who may take legal action against the sender and/or recipient.
  • Packaging - parcels that are wet, leaking or emit an odor of any kind.
  • Pornography - foul or disgusting material, pornography and/or obscene material, and any unsolicited indecent item or representation of any kind.
  • Prohibited shipments - the transportation, exportation or importation of which is prohibited by any law, statute or regulation.
  • Remains - human and animal remains, including ashes.
  • Safety - packages which would be likely to cause damage to other packages, equipment, staff, or the general public goods which are insufficiently packed.
Dangerous goods
  • Explosives - ammunition, firearms (including parts), blasting caps, christmas cracker snaps, party poppers, theatrical flares, fireworks (skyrockets, sparklers, crackers), flares, fuses, ignites, nitro-glycerin, etc.
  • Gases compressed, liquefied or dissolved under pressure - all flammable compressed gases are prohibited (blowlamps, butane, cigarette lighters, ethane, gas cylinders (camping gas cylinders full or empty), ammonia products, hydrogen, methane, propane, etc. All toxic compressed gases are prohibited (chlorine, fluorine, etc.) All non-flammable compressed gases are prohibited (carbon dioxide, neon, helium, nitrogen, fire extinguishers, etc.).
  • Flammable liquids - all aerosols are prohibited (hair spray, deodorant, etc.) Alcohol, perfume, acetone, benzene, kerosene, motor fuels, battery fluid, gasoline, lighter fuel, cleaning compounds (bleach, disinfectants, laundry detergents, oven cleaners, etc.), paint thinners and removers, petroleum, adhesive products (glue, silicone, etc.), turpentine, solvents, etc.
  • Flammable solids - batteries (alkaline), calcium carbide, cellulose nitrate products, matches (any type including safety), metallic magnesium, nitro-cellulose based film, phosphorous, potassium, sodium, charcoal, flint lighters, hydride, zinc powder, zirconium hydride, etc.
  • Oxidizing substances and organic peroxides solids - dyes (hair, textile, etc.), bromates, chlorates, components of fiberglass repair kits, nitrates, perchlorates, permanganates, peroxides, fertilizers, weed killers, insecticides, etc.
  • Toxic and infectious substances - arsenic, beryllium, cyanide, fluorine, hydrogen solenoid, mercury, mercury salts, mustard gas, nitrobenzene, nitrogen dioxide, pesticides, poisons, rat poison, ebola, foot and mouth disease, environmental, clinical and medical waste.
  • Radioactive material - Fissile material (Uranium 235, etc.), radioactive waste material, thorium or uranium ores, etc.
  • Corrosives - aluminum chloride, caustic soda, corrosive cleaning fluid, corrosive rust remover/preventative, corrosive paint remover (nail polish), acid (hydrochloric acid, nitric acid, sulphuric acid, etc.).
  • Miscellaneous - asbestos, dry ice (solid carbon dioxide), magnetized material, toner (photocopier), etc.
Restricted – may be acceptable
  • Antiques - antiques (objects over 100 years old).
  • Artwork - any collectible painting, sculpture or other work of art.
  • Negotiable currency - 1. Postage stamps are prohibited unless franked or no longer usable for postage purposes. 2. Money - bankers drafts, current bank notes, currency notes or coins, credit cards, debit cards, uncrossed postal orders which do not state to whom they are to be paid, cheques or dividend warrants which are uncrossed and made payable to the bearer; bearer securities including share warrants, or subscription certificates, bonds or relative coupons, un-franked postage stamps, coupons, vouchers, tokens, lottery tickets, scratch cards or similar documents which can be exchanged themselves or with any other document for money, goods or services.
  • Declared value - consignments with a declared value for customs in excess of that permitted.
  • Diagnostic specimens - unless classified as Dangerous Goods.
  • Documentation - consignment which requires Aramex to have a license or their transportation will not be accepted if Aramex has elected not to obtain such license.
  • Drugs - prescription drugs sent for medical or scientific purposes, should not meet any of the criteria of the 9 UN hazard classes when classified by the sender. Drugs in prescription quantities may be sent by private individuals in the case of emergencies.
  • Electronics - electronic/electric appliances and devices (batteries must be removed and wrapped separately).
  • Fake/dummy games - toy weapons, paint ball guns, BB guns, antique weapons, swords, knives etc.
  • Fragile - 1. goods which require special handling or careful treatment because they are particularly fragile or can only be transported upright or only lying on a certain side. 2. Ceramics or composites wholly or partially made of china and/or porcelain. 3. Glassware - items partially or wholly made of glass, or containing glass, (example: picture frames that contain glass) 4. Lighting - containing fluorescent tubes, neon lighting, x-ray tubes, light bulbs etc. 5.Musical instrument 6. Plaster items - including plaster of Paris, fibre clay.
  • Import/export controls - goods being processed under a temporary import/export requiring duty and/or tax exemption or reclaim.
  • Liquids - liquids not otherwise classed as Dangerous Goods.
  • Minerals - 1. Fossils, stones or stoneware. 2.Marble or any stone derivative.
  • Other - goods the damage or loss of which would result in high consequential damages.
  • Perishables - Foodstuffs and perishable food articles and beverages requiring refrigeration or other environmental control. 2. Any item that is classed as 'high risk' under our terms and conditions (unless we have specifically agreed in writing to carry these items and you have complied with any other conditions for the carriage of these items).
  • Plants - plants and plant material, including seeds and cut flowers (cut flowers are acceptable to certain destinations only).
  • Post office addresses - shipments to Army Post Office (APO), Fleet Post Office (FPO), Post Office Box (PO Box) addresses.
  • Prohibited origins - origin of goods not allowed for imports as per destination country local laws and regulations.
  • Tobacco products - cigarette, cigars, electronic cigarettes, tobacco.
  • Valuables - 1.Valuable goods - precious metals and stones, jewellery and genuine pearls. Articles made largely or wholly of gold, silver or other precious metals 2. Any item that is classed as 'high risk' under our terms and conditions (unless we have specifically agreed in writing to carry these items and you have complied with any other conditions for the carriage of these items).


FedEx

Prohibited- not acceptable
  • All commodities valued over US,000 without approval
  • One-of-a-kind/irreplaceable articles such as artwork valued over US0,000 each
  • Flammables with a flash point of 140 degrees Fahrenheit or less
  • Auto parts with fluids in them
  • Fine art
  • Fine jewelry
  • Furs
  • Pornography/obscene material
  • Precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum in the form of bullion, coins or ingots
  • Watches valued over US00
  • Weapons and weapons accessories
  • Bullion and money of every description such as (but without prejudice to the generality of this clause) cash, bank notes, coins, currency notes or currency of any kind
  • Stamps (postage or revenue); vouchers; tokens; tickets of any kind; and credit, debit or cash cards
  • Time-sensitive or critical written materials or documents including, but not limited to, bids and contract proposals
  • Contraband including, but not limited to, illicit drugs and counterfeit goods
  • Livestock, bloodstock and living animals
  • Human remains
  • Division 1.1 Explosives (e.g., mines and nitroglycerine)
  • Division 1.2 Explosives (e.g., rockets and warheads)
  • Division 1.3 Explosives (e.g., smoke signals, projectiles and commercial fireworks)
  • Division 1.5 Explosives (e.g., blasting agents)
  • Division 1.6 Explosives
  • Division 2.3 Toxic Gas
  • Division 6.2 Infectious Substances
  • Class 7 Radioactive Material including White I, Yellow II, Yellow III and fissile material
Restricted – may be acceptable
  • Class 3 Flammable Liquids
  • Division 1.4 Explosives (e.g., airbags, small arms ammunition and model rocket motors)
  • Division 2.2 Non-Flammable, Non-Toxic Gas
  • Division 4.1 Flammable Solids
  • Any transaction involving International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) or other commodities subject to import licenses
  • Artwork, archeological artifacts and antiquities
  • Biological agents, etiological agents, and hosts and vectors of human disease
  • Class 8 Corrosives
  • Class 9 Miscellaneous (e.g., self-inflating life rafts, lithium batteries and dry ice)
  • Division 2.1 Flammable Gas
  • Division 4.2 Spontaneously Combustible Flammable Solids
  • Division 4.3 Dangerous When Wet Flammable Solids
  • Division 5.1 Oxidizers
  • Division 5.2 Organic Peroxides
  • Division 6.1 Toxic Substances (solid or liquid)
  • Flowers
  • Fresh foodstuffs
  • Gems, cut or uncut
  • Hazardous materials/dangerous goods and radioactive materials
  • Household goods and personal effects
  • Lithium ion and lithium metal batteries
  • Medical Devices – must verify that the accepting warehouse complies with state requirements/ licensing/permits for distribution of medical devices
  • Microchips, computer chips, microprocessors, central processing units (CPUs) and mobile telephones
  • One-of-a-kind/irreplaceable articles such as artwork valued between US0,000 and US0,000 each and other single items valued at US0,000 and higher
  • Other perishables
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Precious metals such as gold, silver and platinum in the form of scrap, dust, sulfides, residue, industrial preparations such as silver powder and silver termination paste, and jewelry
  • Project cargo
  • Retail tobacco products
  • Tranquilizing guns and ammunition
  • Transportation moves for and on behalf of the U.S. government/Department of Defense contract products or other governmental agencies, wherever located, that require specific licensing in advance of any move


TNT (Express & Economy Express)

Prohibited- Not Acceptable
  • Counterfeit goods
  • Arms and weapons
  • Illegal drugs and narcotics
  • Food or perishable items
Restricted – may be acceptable
  • Dangerous goods
  • lithium batteries
  • Dry ice
  • Perfume
  • Biodegradable substances
  • Food
  • Perishable items
  • Organic and industrial waste
  • Plants and seeds
  • Awkwardly-sized items
  • Agricultural equipment
  • Vehicles
  • Furniture
  • Carpet rolls
  • High-value items
  • Jewellery
  • Precious metals
  • Antiques
  • Gemstones
  • Currency
  • Biological substances
  • Blood samples
  • Live animals
  • Dead animals
  • Animal fur
  • Human organs and remains
  • Tobacco and alcohol
  • Asbestos
  • Pornography
  • Ivory
  • Passports
  • Endangered plants and species