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Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba

Check our destination guide for postal restrictions and requirements

Prohibitions

The following items are prohibited from importation, meaning they won't be allowed to enter the destination country, territory or region.

To check which items are considered dangerous and prohibited for sending from Australia, download our dangerous goods guide (1.2MB).

  • Animals
  • Asbestos
  • Bullion and currency
  • Dangerous goods, haz. or comb. materials
  • Firearms and firearm parts
  • Ivory
  • Jewellery, precious stones and metals
  • Narcotics
  • Pornography
  • Publications that infringe authors’ rights
  • Weapons.

Lithium batteries

Lithium batteries and devices containing them are prohibited from being sent via International Express.

Import restrictions

If an item is subject to import restrictions, it means that provisions must be met before it will be released from customs in the destination country, territory or region.

We recommend you confirm import restrictions with local authorities before posting:

  • Animal skins
  • Blank forms
  • Chemicals, non-hazardous
  • Coins and similar pieces of copper, bronze or nickel
  • Drugs: prescription and non-prescription
  • Foodstuffs
  • Isopropanol
  • Medicines
  • Perishables
  • Ship spared
  • Sub. Cont’g sodium/calcium cyclamate
  • Telecommunications equipment
  • Weapons and firearms

EDN’s and export permits are required for:

  • Kangaroo skins
  • Crocodile skins
  • Emu oil
  • Fish oil
  • Bunker oil
  • Coal
  • Petroleum bases products
  • Tobacco and tobacco products
  • Any other alcohol including beer and spirits all volumes.

Okay to send? Send responsibly.

As the sender, it's your responsibility to make sure your items don't break any laws or rules – both within Australia and in the destination country.

Restrictions and conditions can change at short notice so the information on this page should be used as a guide only. For the latest information, you should check the UPU prohibitions & restrictions (PDF 7.2MB) or contact the destination country's customs, postal trade or government authority.

It's also your responsibility to check if the destination country imposes any duties, taxes, brokerage fees or any other fees on the item you're s