Prohibited Goods

Prohibited Goods
Animals / Animal skins / Furs / Any Animal Parts / Ivory and ivory products
Aerosol cans / Sprays
Airbag modules
Batteries (standard AA batteries permitted in United State, however rechargeable batteries only allowed via UPS; please get in touch before you book to check whether you’re safe to send)
Biological samples
Coffee machines
Cosmetics (if you’re sending any cosmetics internationally, please contact us to check you’re safe to send)
Dangerous goods
Explosives / Fireworks / Christmas crackers
External bodywork (including bumpers, bonnets, trims and scooter frames)
Cement / Ceramic / Marble / China / Stone / Resin – including amorphite, amber and composites / Porcelain / Pottery /Bronze / Plaster items – including plaster of paris and fibre clay (or any item containing these materials)
Currency of any kind (including money, negotiable items, stamps, event tickets, lottery tickets & payment cards)
Dry ice
Any part containing or having contained oil/petrol
Desktop computers
Electric motors (can be sent within the United State, please check before sending internationally)
Environmental waste
Filth, foul smelling or disgusting materials.
Fire extinguishers / Life jackets
Fishing rods
Food (non-perishable) – food that doesn’t need to be kept refrigerated (if you’re sending any food products internationally, please contact us to check you’re safe to send)
Food (perishable) – food that needs to be kept refrigerated, fresh fruit and vegetables
Fridges and Dehumidifiers
Gasses (including flammable, non-flammable, toxic and compressed gases, gas cylinders, butane, ethane refills for lighters, fire extinguishers and scuba tanks)
Glass items (including lamps, projectors, bulbs, fish tanks & mirrors)
Hazardous goods
Hover scooters / self-balancing scooters / Swegways / Segways (can be shipped within USA by UPS only, but prohibited to send via Parcelforce and internationally)
Human remains including ashes
Infectious substances
Jewellery (including watches, precious metals, stones, diamonds, gold and silver)
Leather products – importing of Leather goods is prohibited to certain countries. Please contact us first.
Legal documents (eg. property deeds, power of attorney documents, divorce documents)
Liquids of any kind (including alcohol, paint, perfumes oil, bleach and adhesives)
Medical Equipment (e.g. ECG monitors – please contact us before sending internationally)
Mobile phones (prohibited to send to selected countries, please contact us before sending internationally)
Musical instruments (unless shipped in a hard case)
Nail Varnish, polish or gel
Passports / Birth certificates / Driving licences
Personal items and effects such as suitcases or personal belongings; even if the items are listed individually (please contact us as will ship but prohibited via DPD)
Pictures / Paintings / Artwork (if you’re sending internationally, please contact us to check you’re safe to send)
Plants / Seeds
Prescription and non-prescription medicines can be sent within the United State on a restricted basis if they are not in liquid form
Please contact us before trying to send any prescription or non-prescription medicines internationally
Pornographic materials
Televisions. TVs larger than 32” (including LCS, plasma, CRT and LED screens) can only be sent using UP’s
Temperature controlled goods
Tobacco and tobacco products
Sewing/Knitting machine
Sinks / Toilets or similar
Sharp Instruments (including Knives)
Vehicle parts
Weapons (including replicas)
White goods (including ovens, microwaves, washing machines, dishwashers, cooker hoods)